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The Iron Curtain By: Mary Tucker and Megan Hatcher D pd.4-23-08
What is the Berlin Wall? The Berlin Wall is a wall or barrier separating West Berlin from East. The Iron Curtain was the symbol and physical boundary dividing Europe into two areas from 1945-1991.
What was the Berlin Airlift? The Berlin Airlift happened during the Cold War. It was a genius solution to a very serious supply problem.
How many people died from trying to jump the Berlin Wall? Approximately 133 people were killed trying to cross or jump the wall. This happened in West Berlin. In all, at least 800 or more were killed. They had Barbed-Wire, Guard dogs, Police, and Guns.
What parts of Berlin did the Berlin Wall separate? The Berlin Wall separated East Berlin from West Berlin. The West side of the Wall had the most freedom.
What impact did the Berlin Wall have on the U.S. today? There is no impact on the U.S. today because of the Berlin Wall.
REVIEW ?s!!!!!!!!!!!?????? (FYI, the things that were highlighted were the answers to your review questions!!!) 1.What is the Berlin Wall? 2.How long was Europe divided?(1945-1991) 3.Which war did the Berlin Airlift happen? 4.Which sides of Europe did the Berlin Wall separate? 5.Is there any impact on the U.S. today
REVIEW ?s!!!!!!!!!!!?????? (continued) 6. How many people were killed IN ALL?? 7. What is the Iron Curtain? 8.What were the 5 things that kept people from going over the wall? 9. What is the name of our PowerPoint? 10. What is Mrs. Dilmores favorite period?? (this is hard guys)
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