US foreign policy 1945-55

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1. Why did the US become involved in Korea?

  • China became communist in 1949 and North Korea invaded the South in 1950
  • The USA wanted to gain influence
  • They wanted China to become communist and the South invaded the North in 1950.
  • The USA became communist in 1949 and South Korea invaded the North in 1950
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2. How many countries were involved in Marshall aid?

  • None
  • 15
  • 16
  • 10

3. What other action of the USA suggested their policy was aggressive?

  • Marshall Aid - suggested they were trying to spread capitalist influence
  • Berlin Blockade - shouldn't have airlifted in supplies
  • Carter doctrine
  • Churchil's speech

4. What years did the Berlin blockade run from?

  • 1948-1949
  • 1945-45
  • 1938-1948
  • 1946-1947

5. One point of the Kennan telegram

  • The USA should be scared of Stalin
  • The USA were beating Stalin
  • USA must prepare to use force against the USSR
  • The USA should give in to communism

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