100%(4)4 out of 4 people found this document helpful
This preview shows page 1 out of 1 page.
A8.4: The Marshall Plan AssignmentDirections: Read the excerpts of Marshall’s speech and then answer thefollowing questions with a fewsentences each, based on the text ofthe excerpts. Save your work and submit it to your course.1.In the first paragraph, why does Marshall believe mostAmericans fail to understand the seriousness of the crisis inEurope? “that the problem is one of such enormous complexity…” “the people of this country are distant from the troubledareas of the earth and it is hard for them to comprehend the plight and consequent reactions of the longsuffering peoples”2.In the second paragraph, why does he argue that aid must be “acure rather than mere palliative”?