The Cuban Missile Crisis

Some facts, figures, quotes and dates about the Cuban Missile Crisis. 

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1. What did Castro purge in March 1962?

  • Escelante's Pro-US Faction.
  • Escalante's Pro-Soviet Faction.
  • Escalante's Pro-PRC Faction.
  • Escelante's Pro-Soviet Faction.
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2. How many countries signed the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty?

  • 200.
  • 160.
  • 190.
  • 120.

3. What did Brezhnev call for after the crisis?

  • Improved relations with the PRC.
  • Khrushchev's removal.
  • A break off of relations with Cuba.
  • Nuclear parity with the US.

4. When did JFK receive Khrushchev's second letter?

  • 27 October.
  • 26 October.
  • 28 October.
  • 29 October.

5. On what date did Khrushchev dismantle the missiles in Cuba?

  • 30 October.
  • 28 October.
  • 26 October.
  • 29 October.

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