The Cuban Missile Crisis
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The Cuban Missile Crisis

Download preparation exercise PDF worksheet…

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You can use this activity in a number of ways. Suggestions …

1 : Individual student ‘game’ .2 : Class or group using an inter-active whiteboardSplit the class into two or more teams. Decide which team will start. Once an incorrect choice is made by ‘Team A’ control is handed over to ‘Team B’. The team that is in control at the end is the winner!

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Click the answer boxes to select

choices.

Be sure to click the icons on each slide to navigate the activity correctly.

Choice

Answer

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You are

going to put yourself into this man’s shoes.

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The world is divided -

the Soviets on one side, the USA on the other. They face off during the Cold War. The world fears a nuclear war to end the human race is imminent. Your job is to protect the USA from nuclear attack and maintain your position as the president of the USA.

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The Cold War

The Bay Of Pigs

The Cuban

MissileCrisis

The

CubanRevolution

Name the event shown in the background

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Oh dear !

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Yes !

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1953

1959

1961

When

did the

Cuban

revolution

end?

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Correct

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Che

Guevara

Name the Cuban leader kicked out during the revolution …

FulgencioBatista

FidelCastro

Gabriel

Batistuta

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Phew

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Che

Guevara

Fulgencio

Batista

FidelCastro

GabrielBatistuta

Who is the man on the

left?

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You bet!

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Che

Guevara

Who is Fidel Castrocuddling here?

MikhailGorbachev

ChristopherBiggins

Nikita Khrushchev

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Good

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Khrushchev is the leader of the USSR

Why do you,

( Kennedy ) dislike Castro doing this?

Khrushchev is the leader of

Cuba

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Nice

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The Cold War

The Bay

of Pigs

The CubanMissileCrisis

The

CubanRevolution

Name the event shown in the background

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Yee Ha!

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The U.S.

Army

The CIA

FidelCastro

The Cuban Brigade

( Cubans )

Who led the invasion at the Bay

o

f Pigs?

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Whoop!

They were Cuban exiles who opposed Castro

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The U.S.

Army

The CIA

The Soviets

Che

Guevara

Who was behind the Bay of Pigs invasion?

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Yes

my CIA !

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1959

1961

1962

When was the failed Bay of Pigs invasion?

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1961

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The disaster at the Bay of Pigs made me ….

More popular with the American people

Less popular with the American

people

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You bet

I’m unpopular … now subscribe for the rest of this resource!

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