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Young & Kent: International Relations since 1945 2e

Chapter 7


Answer the following questions and then press 'Submit' to get your score.

Question 1

What was Khrushchev's ultimate goal in the Berlin crisis of 1958?

Question 2

What were the recommendations of Solarium Task Force A?

Question 3

What conclusions did the US Joint Chiefs of Staff draw from NSC 5440 in December 1954?

Question 4

What effect did the US Secretary of Defence believe the missiles in Cuba had on the Soviet-American strategic balance?

Question 5

What action did the Kennedy administration take to exert pressure on the Soviets to remove their missiles from Cuba?