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2. What was agreed in the ABM Treaty 1972?

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

3. What was one of the limitations of SALT II?

  • The American senate wanted to introduce further arms controls.
  • No agreements were made.
  • It wasn't ratified due to American opposition.
  • Brezhnev refused to sign it.

4. What was the Basic Principles Agreement 1972?

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

5. Who led Ostpolitik?

  • Leonid Brezhnev
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Willy Brandt
  • Walter Ulbricht



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


Great for testing which areas you need to brush up on

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