Which of these was a cause of the Korean War? A) North Korea established a blockade to prevent goods reaching South Korea. B) South Korea entered into a treaty with China that endangered North Korea. C) North Korea embraced communism while South Korea chose democracy. D) South Korea rejected American policies supported by North Korea.
C. A happened because of the war but the war happened because of C :)
North Korea, led by a communist government, invaded south Korea. This was the immediate cause. It was seen as a communist attempt to Overtake an Allie of the US and therefore, caused the US to intervene. As well as 15 other nations which were part of the United Nations. So i would say the answer is C) North Korea embraced communism while South Korea chose democracy.