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The Cold War
Who was the ruler of communist North Korea?
King Il Sung
Kim IL Sung
Kim II Sung
Who was the ruler of democratic South Korea?
What was the name of the theory that stated, if Korea fell to communism, other countries in the Far East would follow?
Which report recommended more vigorous opposition to communism in the Far East?
What do the letters NKPA stand for?
North Korean Popular Army
North Korean Political Alliance
North Korean People's Army
How did the war go in its early months - June to September 1950?
The NKPA conquered almost all the country.
The ROKs conquered almost all the country.
The Chinese "People's Volunteers" advanced into Korea.
Why didn't the Russians veto the US motion in the United Nations to defend South Korea?
They were boycotting the UN.
They agreed with the Americans.
They did not have the power of veto.
MacArthur landed in South Korea and drove the North Koreans back to the Chinese border. When did the Chinese "People's Volunteers" attack and drive the Americans back?
What proportion of the UN forces were American?
30% of the land forces, 93% of air forces and 86% of naval forces
50% of the land forces, 93% of air forces and 86% of naval forces
90% of the land forces, 93% of air forces and 86% of naval forces
How did Eisenhower force the Chinese to accept peace?
MacArthur invaded North Korea.
390,000 Chinese soldiers were killed.
He threatened to use the atomic bomb.