The Causes of the Cold War
Key Question: How did the USA and USSR become enemies by 1949?
1. How and why did the Grand Alliance Breakdown?
NOTE TAKING: Make a list or a spider diagram of the difference, tensions and suspicions that existed between the USSR and the West between 1914 - 1945.
2. What are the Key differences between agreements made at Yalta and Potsdam?
NOTE TAKING: Draw up a chart that explains the differences between the Yalta and Potsdam Conferences.
3. How did stalin create a buffer zone in eastern Europe?
4. What was the iron curtain?
5. Truman and MArshall? What were they?
6. Cominform and Comecon
7. The Berlin Blockade and Airlift?