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AP World History:Unit 8 Study GuideUNIT 8.1| Setting the Stage for the Cold War and Decolonization8.1 Guided QuestionsObjectiveMy QuestionsYour AnswersExplain thehistoricalcontext of theCold Warafter 1945.1. What individuals became known as the “BigThree”?There were threemeetings after WWIIbetween the “BigThree”. Describe whatoccurred in each ofthe meetings:2. Tehran Conference3. Yalta Conference4. Potsdam Conference
5. Explain how these meetings “set the stage” forthe Cold War.6. Why were Europe and Asia not leaders afterWWII?7. Which major countries were devastated themost?8. What did countries like France and GreatBritain lose during the war?9. What were 3 factors that positioned the UnitedStates to become one of the most powerfulcountries in the world in the aftermath of WWII?10. What were some of the advancements in USuniversities that were made during the war?11. There were obvious tensions between theSoviet Union and the US, but why would they notfight each other militarily?12. What did they do instead? What did theyboth create?Explain thehistoricalcontext of theCold Warafter 1945.13. What did many of the colonies of majorcountries believe in after WWII and during theCold War?14. Which two empires crumbled? What was theresult of their crumbling?15. In the colonized world, movements for _____grew.16. Often these movements included bothadvocates for _____ and proponents of _____.17. World War II had so weakened _____and_____, and the other colonial powers that theyhad fewer resources to resist independence.18. The Cold War between the US and the SocietyUnion gave _____ two superpowers to recruit assupporters.Topic 8.1 Review QuestionsMultiple ChoiceQuestions1.C2.C3.D
Short AnswerQuestion#1(3-5 sentencesper response)a.

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