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2. By ____ both North and South Korea had set up governments - both claiming to be the legitimate government of Korea

  • 1948
  • 1950
  • 1946

3. The Korean war almost lead to a third world war because many US advisers...

  • wanted to use an atomic bomb
  • wanted to use a hydrogen bomb
  • believed invading the USSR was vital to containing communism

4. Truman dismissed General McArthur in April 1951 because...

  • he believed the US should have dropped out of the Korean war
  • he threatened to destroy China unless China were to surrender
  • he mislead troops causing many casualties

5. Peace was achieved and the war was over because...

  • China and the USSR could no longer fund the war
  • Eisenhower offered peace, but threatened to use nuclear weapons
  • The North Korean People's Army had suffered too many losses and held peace talks with South Korea


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