causes of the cold war-communism vs capitalism

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    • In 1945 Truman became president of the USA.
      • he was determined to confront communism, as he was a strong anti-communist
    • The USA and the USSR had different 'ideologies'
      • 'Ideology': a different set of beliefs and characteristics
      • The USA were capitalist, which meant private ownership and the right to earn money
        • The USSR were communist, this was the idea in which people believed that wealth should be shared.
    • The leaders (Truman and Stalin) didn't like each others system, this then lead the cold war!
      • The USA and the USSR had different 'ideologies'
        • 'Ideology': a different set of beliefs and characteristics
        • The USA were capitalist, which meant private ownership and the right to earn money
          • The USSR were communist, this was the idea in which people believed that wealth should be shared.

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