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6. Khrushchev was unhappy with the more liberal approach in Hungary - how many troops did he send into Hungary?

  • 500,000
  • 12,000
  • 200,000
  • 90

7. Who was the next (more liberal) leader of Hungary?

  • De-Stalinisation
  • Kadar
  • Nagy
  • Rakosi

8. What did The USA do about this?

  • Gave them 170,000 tonnes a day of supplies
  • They gave them no military support, but $20 million food and aid
  • Nothing
  • An airlift

9. How many people were killed and how many escaped?

  • 300,000 killed, 300,000 fled.
  • 20,000 killed, 200,000 fled.
  • 100,000 killed, 100,000 fled.
  • 200,000 killed, 20,000 fled.

10. When did Stalin end the blockade?

  • June 1949
  • May 1949
  • June 1948
  • Wednesday

11. As a response Stalin set up a blockade around West Berlin. When did this start?

  • April 1948
  • June 1948
  • June 1949
  • November 1948

12. Who was Hungary's dictator from 1949-56?

  • Stalin
  • Roosevelt
  • Rakosi
  • Kadar

13. At its height how many tonnes of supplies were being sent in to West Berlin?

  • 180,000 tonnes a month
  • 12 tonnes a month
  • 170,000 tonnes a month
  • 160,000 tonnes a month

14. When did both countries have hydrogen bombs?

  • 1912
  • 2003
  • 1953
  • 1949

15. The western sectors of Germany (Trizonia) upset Stalin in 1948. What did they do that upset him?

  • Created the Warsaw Pact.
  • Introduced a new currency.
  • Sneezed in his fruit salad.
  • Gave 170,000 tonnes of supplies to West Berlin a month.

16. The western sectors of Germany (Trizonia) upset Stalin in 1948. What did they do that upset him?

  • Formed NATO.
  • Set up an assembly to create a German constitution.
  • Sent a secret telegram.
  • Create the atomic bomb.

17. What was the aim of NATO?

  • To defend the west against Romney.
  • To defend the west against capitalism.
  • To defend the west against communism.
  • To defend the west against pirates.

18. Who became the next Hungarian leader?

  • Nagy
  • Churchill
  • Kadar
  • Rakosi

19. What happened to Nagy?

  • Arrested and hanged June 1958
  • Hanged 1970
  • Fled 1958
  • Arrested 1956

20. The arms race was a key feature of the Cold War. When did the USSR develop its own atomic bomb?

  • 1949
  • 3000 and late
  • 1953
  • 1999