Explain an example from one of the assigned primary sources that demonstrates that the United States perceived the Soviet Union as a threat during the immediate postwar years.

1. Explain an example from one of the assigned primary sources that demonstrates that the United States perceived the Soviet Union as a threat during the immediate postwar years.

2. Explain an example from the Nikolai Novikov source (provided in the supplementary primary sources) that demonstrates that the Soviet Union perceived the United States as a threat during the immediate postwar years.

3. Explain an example from one of the assigned primary sources that demonstrates the United States’ policy of containment during the Cold War.

4. Explain an example from one of the assigned primary sources that demonstrates how the Cold War affected US society and/or politics during the late 1940s and early 1950s.