Cold War questions This is a list of recently added questions about Cold War. What is the function of this colossal structure near Chernobyl?Radar. Duga was a Soviet over-the-horizon radar system used as part of the Soviet anti-ballistic missile early-warning network. The system operated from July 1976 to December 1989. Two operational Duga radars were deployed, one near Chernobyl in the Ukraine and the other in eastern Siberia.Created by: Ninjaihard 51% radarradar335heavy water radiatorheavy water radiator100protective screenprotective screen156graduation towergraduation tower60USSR riddles » When Berlin was divided into West Berlin and East Berlin, which part was larger? (by population)West Berlin. After the end of World War II, Berlin was divided into four occupational zones: Soviet, American, French and British. Later, the three zones of western allies were joined to form West Berlin. With about two million inhabitants, West Berlin had the highest number of residents of any city in Cold War-era Germany.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% West BerlinWest Berlin21480East BerlinEast Berlin5967both were similar in sizeboth were similar in size1287at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was biggerat first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger5339Berlin riddles » Which large island did the USA try to buy for $100,000,000 in 1946?Greenland. On 8 April 1941, the United States occupied Greenland in order to defend it against a possible invasion by Germany. After the end of WW2, the United States wished to keep the island for strategic reasons and offered $100,000,000, but Denmark refused to sell.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 76% Easter IslandEaster Island3967GreenlandGreenland21463MaltaMalta1200BornholmBornholm1309history of Scandinavia riddles » Which European country other than Yugoslavia faced civil war after World War II?Greece. The Greek Civil War, was fought from 1946 to 1949 between the Greek government army—backed by the UK and US — and the communist Democratic Army of Greece, backed by Bulgaria, Yugoslavia and Albania. It is estimated that 158,000 people were killed.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% SpainSpain5004GreeceGreece12175ItalyItaly2069NorwayNorway646history of Greece riddles » How many gold medals did USSR win at 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles? (USA got 83)0. In response to the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, 14 Eastern Bloc countries including the Soviet Union boycotted the Games. The IOC awarded Los Angeles the Games by default, as no other city was interested.Created by: Kasiahard 56% 127127436783833894555537370015655history of sport riddles » Which animals first returned from orbit?Belka and Strelka. Dogs were accompanied by a gray rabbit, 42 mice, 2 rats and flies. John F. Kennedy wasn't happy with losing the race into space. Nikita Khrushchev added a bit of salt to the wound when he gave Caroline Kennedy one of Strelka's puppies as a gift.Created by: Kasiahard 53% LaikaLaika6942Belka and StrelkaBelka and Strelka12516EnosEnos1971Able and BakerAble and Baker2133astronautics riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.