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2. What did the communists do to weaken the Nationalist's superior air power?

  • Torture key pilots into providing the Communists with essential intelligence
  • Destroyed the airstrips
  • Mao authorized communist pilots to repair and use damaged Nationalist planes
  • Received anti-air guns from USSR

3. How many civilians died during the war (including famine and disease)?

  • 6 million
  • 12 million
  • 10 million
  • 8 million

4. How did the Nationalists become weakened from within?

  • Many top ranking commanders became moles for the communists
  • Constant failures damaged morale of infantry
  • All of the above
  • Increased Desertion

5. What delayed Mao's decision to travel south after the Huaihai campaign?

  • He wanted to access the success of his campaign
  • He wanted to give time for his forces to regroup
  • He wanted to capture Beijing despite no military importance
  • He wanted to give Chiang a head start


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