This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

This policy came two years after the World War II ended and is considered by many to be the start of another war.

Retry Correct Incorrect With the world on the brink of a nuclear war, Harry Truman announced the Truman Doctrine, effectively starting the Cold War. The policy’s purpose was to counter Soviet expansion and supplied financial aid to support the economy and defenses of Greece and Turkey.
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This policy came two years after the World War II ended and is considered by many to be the start of another war.

  • Robinson Policy, 1947
  • Rose Doctrine, 1947
  • Truman Doctrine, 1947
  • Fair Deal Policy, 1947
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