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6. When did both countries have hydrogen bombs?

  • 1912
  • 1953
  • 1949
  • 2003

7. When did Stalin end the blockade?

  • June 1949
  • May 1949
  • June 1948
  • Wednesday

8. What happened to Nagy?

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

9. Following Stalin's death in 1953, what started happening in the USSR and eastern countries?

  • De-Stalinisation
  • De-Trumanisation
  • Famine

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

  • De-Stalinisation
  • Nagy
  • Rakosi
  • Kadar

11. What was his nickname?

  • The salami slicer
  • The bald butcher
  • The bald green grocer
  • The dictator

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

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

13. His oppressive regime imprisoned how many people?

  • 450,000
  • 387,000
  • At least 7
  • 234,000

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

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

15. Who became the next Hungarian leader?

  • Nagy
  • Churchill
  • Kadar
  • Rakosi

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

  • 1999
  • 3000 and late
  • 1949
  • 1953

17. In October East Germany became known as what?

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  • GDR (German Democratic Republic)
  • RDG (Republic Democrats of Germany)
  • DRG (Democratic Republic of Germany)

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

  • Stalin
  • Roosevelt
  • Rakosi
  • Kadar

19. What was the aim of NATO?

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

20. What did The USA do about this?

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