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10/19/2020 Sophia :: Welcome 1/15 UNIT 3 — MILESTONE 3 Score 22/31 You passed this Milestone 22 questions were answered correctly . 9 questions were answered incorrectly . 1 What did President Kennedy do in response to the Cuban Missile Crisis? He invaded Cuba and dismantled the missiles. He bombed the missile silos until they were damaged beyond repair. He demanded the Soviet Premier remove the missiles from Cuba. He persuaded the Cuban leader to ally with the U.S. rather than the Soviet Union. CONCEPT The Cold War Continues 2 The United Nations issued a Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. Which of the following statements reflects an idea contained in the United Nations' Universal Declaration of Human Rights? The Security Council of the United Nations would prosecute violations of human rights.
10/19/2020 Sophia :: Welcome 2/15 The rights and freedoms of people were best defined by individual sovereign nations. The United Nations had the authority to enforce its declaration and vowed to do so. Distinctions based on race, gender, religion or political positions of any person were prohibited. CONCEPT Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement 3 President Harry Truman and secretary of state George Marshall proposed the Marshall Plan to Congress in 1947. Choose the statement that best summarizes the purpose of this plan. "We will create an alliance with Western Europe to fight against Soviet aggression." "We will provide financial and military assistance to any country resisting Communist aggression." “We will provide financial support to rebuild European countries and stem the spread of Communism.” "We will halt all trade with the Soviet Union and encourage European nations to do the same." CONCEPT The Cold War in Europe: The Iron Curtain Descends 4 Choose the action that reflects U.S. involvement in Vietnam during the Lyndon Johnson administration. The President was unwilling to de-escalate or withdraw from Vietnam because he feared being painted as “soft” on Communism. The United States participated in negotiations to establish national elections that would reunify North and South Vietnam.
10/19/2020 Sophia :: Welcome 3/15 The first American military forces landed in Vietnam. The President approved a military coup to remove Diem from power in South Vietnam. CONCEPT The Early 1960s 5 Which of the following was associated with the New Left in the 1960s? Freedom Rides Seeking to end poverty among poor people of color throughout the country The March on Washington Woodstock CONCEPT The Liberal Coalition Unravels 6 Which of the following was a significant effect of containment policy and the Cold War on the American government in the 1940s and 1950s?

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