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2. What action taken in April 1962 increased tensions already running high as a result of the failure of the Vienna Summit and the building of the Berlin Wall?

  • The Americans would not let Khrushchev visit Disneyland during a visit to Los Angeles.
  • America placed nuclear missiles in Turkey.
  • Khrushchev and Nixon had a public argument - "the Kitchen debate" - during a visit to a US Trade Fair.

3. Why Khrushchev demanded the withdrawal of American troops from Berlin in 1958?

  • Khrushchev wanted to control all of Berlin
  • Everyone was staying in East Germany
  • It made Capitalist look bad

4. Why was the Berlin wall bulit?

  • It was built to stop the East Germans going to West Germany.
  • It was built because it look nice.

5. What was Castro's reaction to the invasion of April 1961?

  • He asked Khrushchev to visit Cuba.
  • He asked Khrushchev to defend Cuba.
  • He asked Khrushchev to leave Cuba.


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