Reagan and US miltarism in the 1980s

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1. What did Reagan do to improve the position of the USA in the world?

  • Attack all communist countries to look powerful
  • Increase military spending
  • Decrease miltary spending so they looked more peaceful
  • Leave the UN
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2. What did SDI stand for?

  • Space Death Interest
  • Strategic Defence Initiative
  • Space Defence Initiative
  • Super Defensive Intelligence

3. Why did Reagan's actions help to end the cold war?

  • Moral condemnation turned people against communism
  • All of the above
  • Economic sanctions put pressure on USSR's economy
  • Put pressure on USSR

4. What was the date of the KAL 007 incident?

  • 1979
  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1989

5. What did Reagan think of detente?

  • That it was helping the USA to win the Cold War
  • That it was a great idea that should be continued
  • That it propped up the USSR and needed to end
  • That it was bad for the USAs economy


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