WONDER #2446: What Was the Cold War?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. The Cold War lasted from 1946 until 1991.
  2. The US was the first nation to land on the moon.
  3. The Cold War was a period of tension between the US and USSR.
  4. The US and USSR took part in many proxy wars.

Question 2 of 3

The Cold War began just after _________________.

  1. the American Revolution
  2. the Korean War
  3. the War of 1812
  4. World War II

Question 3 of 3

Who was President of the US during the Cuban Missile Crisis?

  1. Vladimir Putin
  2. John F. Kennedy
  3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  4. Winston Churchill

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