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By Jamya Spivey
What is the name of the U.S. General that helped rebuild Japan?
Who was the communist leader of Vietnam?
Ho Chi Minh
Why couldn't north Korea and south Korea reunite?
They could not reunite because north Korea was a communist government and south Korea was a democratic government
who became the leader of China after Mao Zedong died?
What is the Domino Theory?
The domino theory is when one country goes to a communist government, others quickly follow
What happened at Tianamen Square?
The government sent troops to fire and attack at the protestors for criticizing the communist government.
What type of government did Japan have after they rebuilt there economy?
What was the Great Leap Forward?
The Great Leap Forward was a program created to speed up China's economic development
True or False:Was the Great Leap Forward successful?
False- This event was a big disaster
How long did the Cultural Revolution last?
This event lasted for almost 10 years
What was the period of time when Mao tried to punish anyone that criticized the government?
The Cultural Revolution
What year did Mao Zedong die?
When did Mao and the communist take control of China?
Right after World War II
Who were the Red Guards?
A new army of young people Mao used to enforce his policies
What was the name of the disagreement between the U.S. and the Soviet Union?
The Cold War
When was the Nationalist Republic of China formed?
Who controlled north Korea?
The Soviet Union
Who controlled south Korea?
The United States
What was the name of the Japanese parliament?
What did the Republic of China declare?
They declared that one of its aims would be to end foreign control in China's affairs