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Question 29 2 out of 2 pointsWhat reason did the Hollywood Ten give for not cooperating with the HUAC hearings? Selected Answer: b. They felt the hearings were a violation of the First Amendment. Answers: a. They were all busy making movies and did not have time to attend the hearings.b. They felt the hearings were a violation of the First Amendment. c. As Republicans, they were insulted that their loyalty was being questioned. d. Ronald Reagan had threatened that they would lose their jobs if they cooperated. e. They were all communists and did want to indict themselves.
2 out of 2 pointsTruman was advised to “scare the hell out of people” as a means of gaining support for aid to Greeceand Turkey.
Question 31 2 out of 2 pointsIn the 1950s, what did the term “totalitarianism” describe?
Question 32 2 out of 2 points
Why did the United States back away from pressuring its European allies to grant self-government tocolonies in Asia and Africa?
Question 33 2 out of 2 pointsWhy were American diplomats particularly dismayed that the Soviets had installed a procommunist government in Poland in 1945? Selected Answer: c. Stalin had promised Winston Churchill and Franklin Roosevelt at Yalta that he would allow a democratic government in Poland. Answers: a.
U.S. forces had hoped to include Poland in the western European security pact that later became known at NATO. b. Poland had significant oil reserves that British and U.S. interests had planned to tap in an expanded Baltic Trade Agreement after the war. c. Stalin had promised Winston Churchill and Franklin Roosevelt at Yalta that he would allow a democratic government in Poland. d. Americans feared that Soviet control of Poland would make it easier for the Red Army to capture and control all of Germany. e. The Soviet Union had ruled Poland brutally prior to the war and was responsible formost of the killings that took place there in the war.