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2. What wasn't agreed in the Interim Treaty 1972?

  • No restrictions on development of new missiles and MIRVs.
  • Each side to have equal number of ICMBs.
  • USSR to have more ICBMs than USA.
  • Limits placed on the number of ICBMs each side had.

3. What was the Basic Principles Agreement 1972?

  • Restriction of missiles for USA and USSR.
  • Rules for conduct of nuclear warefare.
  • Agreements between East and West Germany.
  • Acceptance of European borders.

4. What was included in the Basic Treaty 1972?

  • East and West Germany to develop 'good neighbourly relations' and equal rights.
  • The Berlin wall to be taken down.
  • Equal limits for missile launchers between USSR and USA.
  • Halt any trade between East and West Germany and increase FRG power.

5. What was agreed in the ABM Treaty 1972?

  • Halted the use of ABMs altogether. Removed all ABMS from each side.
  • No limit on the number of ABMs each side had.
  • Each side only allowed 100 ABMS on each of two sites.
  • USA to have 100 ABMs and USSR to have 50.



These ten multiple choice questions are a good way to test knowledge after you have revised Detente.


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