221. What significant domestic events occurred in the USSR between the wars?
A. The Bolshevik revolution under Stalin
B. Stalin came to power concentrating on socialism and introduced the first five year plan
C. Lenin concluded a separate peace treaty with Germany
D. None of the above

222. What was the Manchurian Crisis?
A. China slipped into civil war as Guomindang Nationalists fought Mao Zedong’s Communist party
B. Japan occupied Manchuria and established Manchuguo. The League of Nations took no forcible action against Japan thereby failing to deter future imperial expansion
C. Japan failed to get racial equality written into the Treaty of Versailles
D. Japan suffered from an earthquake in 1923 resulting in a hundred thousand deaths

223. Which of the following contributed to war in Asia and the Pacific?
A. US provided China with military assistance
B. US cancelled its 1911 trade agreement with Japan
C. Japan sought to acquire territories in South-East Asia
D. All of the above

224. What was ‘appeasement’? Was it a good policy?
A. A policy of making concessions to Germany in hopes that settlement of more modest claims will calm that state’s expansionist appetites. It was a good policy
B. A policy that people should appease themselves through self-determination. It was a good policy
C. A policy of making concessions to Germany in hopes that settlement of more modest claims will calm that state’s expansionist appetites. It was not a good policy
D. A policy that people should appease themselves through self-determination. It was not a good policy

225. What is Lebensraum?
A. Living space – i.e. Aryan Germans must expand eastward and fulfill its racial and historical destiny as the fittest race
B. A place where Hitler’s targets of oppression convened
C. The belief that Aryan Germans are the most superior race
D. None of the above

226. Total War refers to:
A. The US dropping of the atomic bomb on Japan
B. How the two world wars were not only global in scale but the pursuit of unconditional surrender from opponents
C. The pursuit of national economic self-sufficiency
D. The dues owed by the vanquished nations to their victorious former enemies

227. Autarky refers to:
A. The dues owed by the vanquished nations to their victorious former enemies
B. The policy of making concessions to a revanchist state
C. The pursuit of national economic self-sufficiency
D. All of the above

228. How did World War II alter the global balance of power?
A. From Germany to France
B. From Germany and USSR to Japan
C. To the USSR
D. To the US

229. Which country is a former British colony?
A. Mozambique
B. Ethiopia
C. Vietnam
D. Burma

230. What was/were the major Third World revoltion(s) between 1974-1980?
A. Khmer Rouge takes Phnom Penh (Cambodia 1975)
B. Sandanistas take Managua (Nicaragua 1979)
C. Oathet Lao takes over (Laos 1975)
D. All of the above

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