Détente Flashcards Preview

Unit 1 - The Cold War > Détente > Flashcards

Flashcards in Détente Deck (15)
Loading flashcards...
1

Détente is a word meaning..?

the relaxing of tension between rivals.

2

Détente was was used to describe the relationship..?

between the USA and USSR in the later 1960s and 1970s.

3

The Outer Space Treaty was introduced in 1967 which meant..?

no nuclear weapons were allowed in space.

4

When was the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty introduced?

1968

5

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty was an agreement to..?

stop the spread of nuclear weapons.

6

As part of the The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty countries with nuclear weapons would not help..?

other countries to get them too.

7

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty meant that countries with nuclear weapons agreed to..?

talk about disarmament.

8

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty meant that countries without nuclear weapons..?

would not try to get them.

9

When was SALT I introduced?

1972

10

What does SALT I stand for?

Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty

11

SALT I mean that superpowers agreed to limit..?

the number of nuclear weapons they had.

12

As part of SALT I there was to be no further production of..?

strategic ballistic weapons (short-range missiles).

13

As part of SALT I there was to be no increase in the number of..?

intercontinental ballistic weapons.

14

SALT I stated that no new _______ ______ _______ could be built. But replacements of existing ones were allowed.

nuclear missile launchers

15

The Anti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty limited both sides to..?

two ABM deployment areas.