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What did the Soviets build to stop people in communist East Berlin from fleeing to democratic West Berlin?
a) Berlin Airlift
b) Berlin Fence
c) Berlin Wall
d) Great Wall of Berlin

What Soviet leader was responsible for placing nuclear weapons in Cuba aimed at the U.S?
a) Nikita Khrushchev
b) Mikhail Gorbachev
c) Joseph Stalin

Which country, along with the U.S., was a Superpower during the Cold War?
a) Cuba
b) South Korea
c) Soviet Union
d) Japan

When did the Cold War end?
a) 1945
b) 1989
c) 1991

Americans feared a nuclear attack. the ____________ lasted 13 days before an agreement was reached.
a) Cold War
b) Cuban Missile Crisis
c) Cuban War
d) Berlin Missile Crisis

A war in which powerful nuclear weapons are used
a) Atomic bomb war
b) Missile war
c) nuclear war

The ____ began when North Korea invaded South Korea.
b) Vietnam War
c) Korean War

An agreement to stop fighting
a) cease-fire
b) stop fire
c) control fire
d) issue fire

A race between countries to build more powerful weapons
a) leg race
b) arms race
c) gun race

After WWII, this country was divided by the Allies and the Soviet Union.
a) Spain
b) Soviet Union
c) Germany
d) France

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