Democracy vs. Communism 100 The government/political system followed in the United States. What is democracy? (can also accept republic)
Democracy vs. Communism 200 True or False: People and businesses in a democratic country make most of the decisions. True
Democracy vs. Communism 300 What year did the Soviet Union begin breaking apart? 1991
Democracy vs. Communism 400 The government/political system in the Soviet Union, East Germany, North Korea, North Vietnam, etc. What is communism?
Democracy vs. Communism 500 When people were afraid of communists in the United States. Red Scare?What is the Red Scare? (can also accept McCarthyism)
Economics 100 The economic system followed in the United States. What is capitalism? (free enterprise or free market is acceptable, but democracy is not…I tis not an economic system!)
Economics 200 The economic system followed by the Soviet Union What is command economy? (communism is NOT acceptable…it is not an economic system!)
Economics 300 Type of economic system where the resources are owned and controlled by the people (private ownership). What is capitalism? (free enterprise or free market is acceptable, but democracy is not…I tis not an economic system!)
Economics 400 True or False: People living under a command economy are supposed to have jobs, homes, and equal resources. True
Economics 500 Type of economics system in which the government controls the resources and production. What is command economy? ( communism is NOT acceptable…it is not an economic system!)
“Hot” Spots 100 When the Soviet Union attempted to put nuclear missiles in Cuba. What is the Cuban Missile Crisis?
“Hot” Spots 200 A wall built to separate Berlin. What is the Berlin Wall?
“Hot” Spots 300 A conflict/war in Northeastern Asia (1950-1953) which ended in a stalemate. What is the Korean Conflict?
“Hot” Spots 400 What year did South Vietnam become communist? 1975
“Hot” Spots 500 What year did the Berlin Wall come down? 1989
Nations 100 The two major superpowers who squared off against one another during the Cold War. What are the United States and the Soviet Union (Russia is NOT acceptable!)
Nations 200 Most of Eastern Europe came under the control of this nation following WWII. What is the Soviet Union?
Nations 300 Nation divided into four zones after WWII. What is Germany?
Nations 400 The second nation to develop nuclear weapons. What is the Soviet Union?
Nations 500 Containment (the practice of keeping communism from spreading) was the basis of its foreign policy during the Cold War. What is the United States?
People-Events 100 Name the leaders of the United States and Soviet Union when the Cold War started. Who are Harry Truman (US) and Josef Stalin (Soviet Union)?
People-Events 200 Senator whose claims expanded the fear of communism in the United States. Who was Joseph McCarthy?
People-Events 300 President of the United States who helped to end the Cold War. Who is Ronald Reagan?
People-Events 400 The launch of Sputnik led to which aspect of the Cold War? What is the space race?
People-Events : 500 The United States and Soviet Union came the closest to directly fighting each other during this event. What is the Cuban Missile Crisis.