Which among the following statements about the Cold War is
wrong?
a) It was a competition between the US and Soviet Union and
their respective allies.
b) It was an ideological war between the superpowers.
c) It triggered off an arms race.
d) the US and USSR were engaged in direct wars.


NCERT Class XII
Political Science - Contemporary World Politics

Chapter 1. The Cold War Era

1

Answers

2015-06-09T21:45:41+05:30
(D) US and USSR were engaged in direct wars.
This statement is incorrect, the war itself  is referred to as 'cold war' because there was no direct large scale fighting between the two powers.
0