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Name:_______________________________________________________________________Date:_______Class:______APWH|Unit 8 “Cold War and Decolonization”Section 8.1: Setting the Stage for the Cold War and DecolonizationObjectiveKey DevelopmentsExplain the historical
context of the Cold Warafter 1945.Who was in the “Big Three”?
There were three meetings after WWII between the “Big Three”. Describe what occurred in each of themeetings:
Explain how these meetings could “set the stage” for the Cold War.
Shifting Balance of PowerWhy were Europe and Asia not leaders after WWII? What did a lot of countries “flee” to?
Which major countries were devastated the most? What did countries like France and Great Britainlose during the war?What were 3 factors that positioned the United States to become one of the most powerful countriesin the world in the aftermath of WWII?
Advances During the WarWhat were some of the advancements in universities in the US that were invented during the wartimeperiod?
The Start of the Cold WarThere were obvious tensions between the Soviet Union and the US, but why would they not fight eachother militarily?No one wanted a war, they did propaganda, and tech races, ect. They had other wars for othercountries. (Korean war, Vietnam war.)What did they do instead? What did they both create?The created hydrogen bombs.Breakdown of EmpiresWhat did many of the colonies of major countries believe in after WWII and during the Cold War?

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