Grand Alliance, 1941-1945: Why were they unlikely allies?

This lesson considers how the allies formed their alliance and how the alliance began to break down. It considers how the alliance was strained due to the differences in ideology between Capitalism and Communism.

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Quiz:

Grand Alliance, 1941-1945: Why were they unlikely allies?

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Q1.Who was the leader of the United States during most of World War Two?

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Q2.How many political parties are part of the Soviet government?

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Q3.Why did Stalin ally with America and Britain?

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Q4.What type of media/press did the Soviet Union have?

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Q5.In theory how many social classes exist in Communism Russia?

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Q6.What attitudes did American Capitalists have to human rights?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Grand Alliance, 1941-1945: Why were they unlikely allies?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Who was the leader of the United States during most of World War Two?

1/6

Q2.How many political parties are part of the Soviet government?

2/6

Q3.Why did Stalin ally with America and Britain?

3/6

Q4.What type of media/press did the Soviet Union have?

4/6

Q5.In theory how many social classes exist in Communism Russia?

5/6

Q6.What attitudes did American Capitalists have to human rights?

6/6

Lesson summary: Grand Alliance, 1941-1945: Why were they unlikely allies?

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