Reagan and US miltarism in the 1980s

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

  • Economic sanctions put pressure on USSR's economy
  • All of the above
  • Put pressure on USSR
  • Moral condemnation turned people against communism
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2. Arguments that Reagan's actions didn't cause end of the cold war -

  • All of the above
  • Gorbachev had influence over the end of the cold war
  • Soviet economy already in trouble
  • Soviet military overstretched

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

  • Increase military spending
  • Leave the UN
  • Decrease miltary spending so they looked more peaceful
  • Attack all communist countries to look powerful

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

  • 1989
  • 1979
  • 1981
  • 1980

5. What did SDI propose to do?

  • Stop missiles from space
  • Destroy existing USSR missiles
  • Prevent missiles being launched in the first place
  • Shoot down missiles without fallout


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