Refer to the graph. 1. Which of the following claims about the…

Question Answered step-by-step Refer to the graph. 1. Which of the following claims about the… Image transcription textReal GDP Per Capita of the SovietUnion during the Cold War 18,00016,000 14,000 12,000 10,… Show more… Show moreRefer to the graph.1. Which of the following claims about the economy of the Soviet Union does the graph best support?A.The US policy of containment crippled the Soviet industry.B. The cost of the Afghanistan invasion caused the Soviet economic decline.C. The expenses of sending Russians to space negatively affected the Soviet economy.D. Communist principles could not give the Soviet people an adequate standard of living. 2. Refer to the graph. Which of the following inferences about the collapse of the Soviet Union does the graph support?A. The Soviet Union planned its economy around heavy industry; when its needs in this area were filled, its growth began to slow.B. Soviet citizens were concerned about the nation’s economy; as a result, they invested their money in Western democracies.C. The Soviet Union relied on trade with Eastern Europe; the unification of Germany and the democratization of Poland presented major threats.D. The Soviet Union was lagging behind the technological advances of Western democracies; this caused its internal industries to outsource their work. Image transcription textGDP Per Capita of Former Colonies,1960-2000 5,000 – Belize 4,000 -Algeria (In Constant 2000… Show more… Show more3. Refer to the graph.Which conclusion about the effects of decolonization is best supported by the data in the graph?A. Former colonies typically achieve rapid economic progress after gaining independence.B. Former colonies often have a low standard of living for decades after achieving independence.C. A former colony’s economic progress depends on whether it achieved independence peacefully.D. The economic health of a former colony fluctuates with the economy of the country that colonized it. 4. Refer to the graph. Which of the following best explains why Angola and Cuba experienced different economic conditions than Algeria and Belize in the late 20th century?A. Angola and Cuba relied on the export of oil, and their economies contracted when oil prices dropped.B. Angola and Cuba’s dependence on the Soviet Union caused their economies to struggle after the Soviet Union collapsed.C. Algeria and Belize were largely self-sufficient and avoided the worst effects of the global financial meltdown.D. Algeria and Belize benefited from the creation of the World Trade Organization, while Angola and Cuba did not.Refer to the two images.5. Which of the following statements explains the primary reason that the Soviet Union’s reaction to the anti-communist uprising in Poland was different than its reaction in Hungary?A. An increasingly weakened Soviet military feared a US response.B. Decades of anti-Stalinist reforms made the Soviets reluctant to use force.C.The Hungarian rebels took up arms, while the Polish strikers were nonviolent. D. Power had shifted from the Soviet Union to the governments of satellite states. 6. Refer to the two images. Which of the following statements best analyzes why the independence movements at  the end of the Cold War were different from the movement depicted in Image 2?A. Nationalism had become more prominent, so activists in Soviet republics chose a more nationalistic ideology.B. The Soviet Union became liberalized, so activists in Soviet republics wanted to appeal to the idea of human rights.C. Europe unified, so activists in Soviet republics wanted to join a larger bloc rather than achieve a greater degree of autonomy.D. The communist world’s collapse appeared imminent, so activists in Soviet republics chose a less disruptive and confrontational approach.         History World History HIS 101 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)

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