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The Cold War In Europe

written by: marcing
 
For over 50 years Europe was divided into West and East, separated by an Iron Curtain. Learn the history seen from behind the Curtain.

Question 1:


Which Central European country fought alongside the Allies on all European and African fronts during WW II and was left on the eastern side of the "curtain" at the Yalta Conference?
Greece
Romania
Hungary
Poland

Question 2:


Which country was divided into East and West during the Cold War?
Austria
Czechoslovakia
Germany
Poland

Question 3:


Which nation revolted against Soviet-imposed policies in 1956?
Ukraine
Poland
Czechoslovakia
Hungary

Question 4:


Which country was invaded by the Soviet Army in 1968?
Poland
Hungary
Czechoslovakia
Afghanistan

Question 5:


Which nation's catholic bishops issued the famous letter to their German counterparts, in which they "forgave and asked for forgiveness"?
Poland
Romania
Czechoslovakia
Hungary

Question 6:


What was the name of the organization of Central and Eastern European communist states, established as a counterweight against NATO?
Council of Mutual Economic Assistance
Paris Treaties
National People's Army
Warsaw Pact

Question 7:


In which country did the Solidarność ("Solidarity") movement start?
Poland
Hungary
East Germany
Czechoslovakia

Question 8:


Which freedom movement leader was also a writer and dramatist?
Vaclav Havel
Erich Honnecker
Mikhail Gorbatchev
Lech Wałęsa

Question 9:


Which Pope was credited with igniting the freedom movement in Poland and eventually in the whole Eastern European region?
John Paul I
John Paul II
Benedict XVI
John XXIII

Question 10:


When did the Berlin Wall fall, ending symbolically the Cold War?
1992
1990
1991
1989

 


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