to maintain control, the soviets created the "warsaw pact" in 1955. which is a military alliance tied with other soviet nations.
in addition, the soviet union brought nations under their control in eastern europe and made them into satellite nations. the main purpose for all of this, was to create a buffer to protect themselves against any type of invasion from the western nations.
the president that was known for the statement “speak softy and carry a big stick” is theodore roosevelt.
“speak softy and carry a big stick” is part of roosevelt's foreign policy and the big stick ideology, which supports the idea of carrying out peaceful negotiations but also being ready to resort to violent methods in case things go wrong, that is, being ready to raise weapons if negotiations do not go as planned. the statement "speak softy and carry a big stick” was first used by roosevelt in a letter written to henry l. sprague in 1900.
financial literacy makes a major impact to the soundness of the financial system. the rba believes that borrowers in a financially educated society will be less likely to take on more debt just because credit is easily accessible. the bank argues the borrowers will have a much better chance of riding out an economic recession without defaulting on their debt repayments. this, in turn, will minimize the bad debt experience of financial institutions and therefore, strengthen the health and efficiency of the financial system.
i think is ( b )
but i am not 100% sure