FC: Cold War | US vs. USSR 1945-1991 | Nick Jones Period 7
2: Communism has never come to power in a country that was not disrupted by war or corruption, or both. John F. Kennedy
3: Marshal Plan | Truman Doctrine | The Marshal Plan sent money to Europe to help rebuild. | The U.S. would sent money and support those countries that were fighting the spread of communism. | "This will finally hold back those commies."
4: Arms Race
5: The Arms race was a battle between the United States and the Russians. Both sides were trying to one up the other with weapons. With the creation of nuclear weapons if the U.S. was to sent a nuke then the Russians would send one our way so then everyone would die. | "The Russians can never beat us at weapons they are too dumb, they think that controlling everything is the answer."
6: The Space Race was at battle between the Americans and the Russians to get into space and to the moon.
9: During the Vietnam war we were trying to stop the spread of Communism into Vietnam. We thought that if Vietnam fell to Communism then the whole world would to. | Vietnam War
11: The Rivalry in the movie Butter Battle Book is very similar to the Cold war. Both sides were feuding over something that they both thought was right. They built a wall to block the other out. This this rivalry they were fighting about they way you butter your toast
12: WORK SITED | Smithmeyer, Elizabeth. PowerPoint Cold War Conflicts, 5/9/12 Smithmeyer, Elizabeth. PowerPoint Arms Race 5/10/12 Smithmeyer, Elizabeth. PowerPoint End of Cold War 5/10/12