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Unformatted text preview: total for this exam. 1. World War I was supposed to be the “war to end all wars.” Why was this not the case? 2. Appeasement was a strategy that did not work to keep the peace in Europe. Describe how giving Germany the Sudetenland led to further conquests. 3. The Truman Doctrine outlines the post-WWII situation and is seen as the beginning of the Cold War. Why? 4. A bi-polar world emerged out of the ashes of World War II. How did the United States and the Soviet Union become such enemies? How did this antagonistic relationship affect Europe? 5. One of the goals of learning about the past is to understand the present and the future. How, by examining European history from 1800 to the present, has the current world situation become clearer for you? Choose one current political, social or economic situation and connect the present to the historical past in Europe. Deadline for submission by hard copy ONLY is August 20, 2010. No exceptions....
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2011 for the course HHS 124 taught by Professor Woman during the Summer '10 term at Stevens.
- Summer '10