Reagan and US miltarism in the 1980s

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1. 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
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2. What was the KAL 007 incident?

  • The USA shot down a Russian spy plane
  • A Korean passenger plane was shot down deliberately by USSR and USA accused them of barbarity
  • A Korean passenger plane was shot down accidentally by USSR and USA accused them of barbarity
  • KAL was an American spy (007)

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

  • 1989
  • 1979
  • 1981
  • 1980

4. What did SDI stand for?

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

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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