Unit 10.6:

Unresolved Global Conflict (1945-1991)

How did cooperation and competition during the world wars shape the postwar world?
~11 days

The second half of the 20th century was shaped by the Cold War, a legacy of World War II. The United States and the Soviet Union emerged as global superpowers engaged in ideological, political, economic, and military competition.

Unit Essential Question:

  • How does cooperation and competition between nations impact the international community and the lives of individuals in the countries involved?

Unit Outline

18 Components


End of Unit Assessments See 8 itemsHide 8 items

Unit Introduction and Vocabulary See 1 itemHide 1 item

Origins of the Cold War See 2 itemsHide 2 items

The Cold War Around the World See 3 itemsHide 3 items

Collapse of the Soviet Union See 1 itemHide 1 item

Unit Synthesis Tasks See 3 itemsHide 3 items