# Question 5 (multiple choice worth 5 points) what did churchill mean by the ‘iron curtain’? the cultural

Question 5 (multiple choice worth 5 points)
what did churchill mean by the "iron curtain"?
the cultural divide between the united states and europe
the political divide between the northern and southern hemispheres
the political divide between western and eastern europe
the cultural divide between north america and asia

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1. celsa86johana says:

the political divide between Western and Eastern Europe

Explanation:

2. 22haydeabiy says:

The political divide between Western and Eastern Europe

Explanation:

The Iron Curtain was a name given for the non-physical boundary between the two spheres of influence during the time between the end of WWII and the end of the Cold War.

The Iron Curtain separated the West and its allied states from the Soviet Union and its satellite states.

Separate military and economic alliances were formed on each side of the Curtain.

The purpose of the Iron Curtain was to block any open contact between these two areas of political influence.

3. miya214 says:

The correct answer is c.

Explanation:

The political divide between Western and Eastern Europe. I know this is correct because I took the test and got it right. Hope this helps!

4. Dhejxbdbbxbdbbx says:

He was talking about the political divide between Western and eastern europe. Eastern europe was mostly communist. Whereas, western europe was made up of democratic countries.

5. mahadharun says:

I think it is the political divide between Western and Eastern Europe. Here's a picture.
$What did churchill mean by the iron curtain? the cultural divide between the united states and eu$

6. brockmorrison3468 says:

The political divide between western and eastern europe is what did  churchill mean by the "iron curtain" due to taking over half of europe by communism

7. levelebeasley1 says:

The political divide between Western and Eastern Europe.

8. akheel4818 says:

The Iron Curtain was a metaphorical name for a very real, heavily guarded (hence the "Iron") border between the Communist/Socialist and Capitalist states in Europe. The divide also run from north to south, Separating the continent into Western and Eastern parts - so the correct answer is:

the political divide between Western and Eastern Europe

9. kevinkingpin says:

I think it is the political divide between Western and Eastern Europe. Here's a picture.
$What did churchill mean by the iron curtain? the cultural divide between the united states and eu$