1. During its occupation of postwar Germany and Japan, the United
States tried to bring about all of the following except

1. military change.
2. religious change.
3. political change.
4. economic change.

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2. A principal reason for the expansion of U.S. leadership after World  War II was that the United States

1. had acquired new overseas colonies.
2. was given new responsibilities during secret wartime conferences.
3. had dominant economic and military strength.
4. vowed to remain neutral.

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3. After World War II, a major feature of U.S. foreign policy was that the United States

1. became a superpower with a temporary monopoly on atomic weapons.
2. acquired colonies in Africa.
3. declined membership in the United Nations.
4. refused to help former allies rebuild their economies.

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4. In the years just after World War 11, the United States attempted to prevent the spread of communism in Europe mainly by

1. taking over the governments of several Western European nations.
2. increasing opportunities for political refugees to settle in the United
States.
3. holding a series of summit meetings with leaders of the Soviet
Union.
4. establishing policies of economic and military aid for European
nations.

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5. Throughout United States history, the most important aim of the country's foreign policy has been

1. participation in international organizations.
2. advancement of national self-interest.
3. containment of communism.
4. development of military alliances.

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