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Unit 5: Crisis and Change

Lesson H: From Hot to Cold War

Activity 1: Marshall Plan and Truman Doctrine

Two foreign policies of the United States shaped the Cold War in major ways. Read the brief summaries of the Marshall Plan and the Truman Doctrine.

The Marshall Plan           The Truman Doctrine


Interactive Icon Directions: Using what you know about these two U.S. foreign relations policies, sort the list of facts out for each of policies. Use the buttons provided to check the latest move or, when you are done, check the whole question. Use the feedback to confirm your understanding of the differences between the two policies.