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1

In many countries people had..?

no money, no jobs and were feeling hopeless.

2

Communism was attractive to people because..?

it made sure everyone had enough.

3

When was the Truman Doctrine created?

1947

4

Truman felt the USA should get involved in Europe because countries faced a choice..?

between communism and capitalism.

5

Truman stated that communism..?

was bad because it meant people could not be free.

6

Truman thought it was the duty of the USA to..?

contain the spread of communism.

7

Truman said that the USA would provide..?

money and troops to help governments combat communist takeovers.