What was the official name of the secret development of the A bomb?
The Manhattan Project
What were the two cities that they bombs were dropped on?
Hiroshima and Nagasaki
What were two reasons for dropping the bomb?
anger over Pearl Harbor, to end the war quicker, and make a statement to Russia
What were two reasons against dropping the bombs?
mass destruction and racism
Who was the President who authorized the droppings of the bomb?
The part of Czechoslovakia where many German-speaking people lived?
Hitler's want of space for German speaking people to live was called?
FDR selling arms/supplies to allies
Cash and Carry
To dislike or be afraid of those who are different
During Hitler's move into the neighboring German peopled lands, this is what the rest of Europe did
A new battle tactic used by Germans based on speed
The area of Poland that Hitler wanted to control
A government based on extreme nationalism
The National Socialist party in German, used a unique form of fascism
Italian leader who first used fascism to rule
What do some historians argue about WWII?
it was just a continuation of WWI
What mistake did Hitler make at the battle of Dunkirk?
He let a large part of the British army escape
What were two causes for U.S. isolationism after WWI ?
xenophobia and anger with the allies
When did Britain and France declare war on Germany?
After Germany attacked Poland
Who did Germany blame for the start of WWII?
Britain's power and aggression
What was Hitler's first move in the war
To attack Czechoslovakia and the lower countries
why did Hitler make a pact with Stalin?
To avoid a two-front war
What was the pact that Hitler made with Stalin
a non-aggression pact
Who was England blitzed by?
Why isnt Hirohito completely excused from all involvement
Because it was his idea to bomb pearl harbor and he attended all meeting and was very involved as a influence
Causes of WWII?
Failure of League of Nations
The results of WWI were to harsh on Germany
Worldwide Great Depression
Japanese Colonial Expansion
What was the 1st war?
The War of German Hegemony in Central and Eastern Europe. German Supremacy to the Urals
What was the 2nd war?
Germany Supremacy in Western Europe and For World Power
What was the 3rd war?
War for Greater East Asia.. Japanese Hegemony in East Asia
What was the 4th war?
Civil War of European Nationalisms Turned against themselves by supranational ideologies
What was the 5th war?
New Nationalisms being born in Africa and Asia
WWII as a catalyst to decolonization
What was the 6th war?
The Unplanned War for Short-lived North American World Hegemony, cause of the Cold War
What was the Eastern Front/ Great Patriotic War
a brutal fight with ugly massacres in the first war
What was the catalyst for the final solution
included not only jews but gypsies, mentally challenged, homosexuals, and lesser people
What was within the revision of Versilles?
What was the Welmar Republic?
Democracy set up by Versailles but failed
When was the War of Manchuria
When was the 2nd Sino-Japanese War
What equipment did WWII Use more
Aircraft carriers were the big equipment in WWII instead of Battleships like WWI
What was the Meaning of Pearl Harbor
1) U.S no longer neutral and declares war
2) Japan and Germany together
---Axis Germany, Japan, Italy
3)U.S. and Russia both have a 2 front war= join stronger with allies
4) Revenge for Pearl Harbor resulting in using the A-bomb
Who was Vidkun Quisling
A man from Norway who sides with Hitler.
In charge of Norway but listens to the Nazis
Who was Leon Degrelle
A man from Belgium who sides with Hitler and works with the nazis
What other countries side with hitler
Petain and France
What was the Post War Effect
Facism, Communism, Liberalim, Democratic Socialism
---Created Chaos and major confusion
Germany post war
Britain in control of 1/4- created demo socialism
U.S. in control of 1/4-- created liberalism and capitalism
Russia in control of 1/2--created communism
What happened within the 5th war
Colonies wanted to be countries not colonies anymore
What was World War Too a catalyst to?
Who was Subhas Chandra Bose
A person from india who was trying to get Independence from Britain anyway possible
Who was Gandhi
A person who was trying to get independence from Britain but in a non violent way
Who was Sukharno
The first president of Indonesia
Who was Ho Chi Minh?
A man from Vietnam
What could the US have done to avoid the Vietnam War?
If Wilson would have helped them get freedom during WWI
---US reluctantly and Great Britain and France
-----France back into Vietnam
-------3 economic strong artifacts (economy)
What did the US and Canada do together during the war?
Rush in to fill Russia-- created a power vacuum in Europe and Asia
What was the Scale of American Industrial Mobilization?
Gold, Steel, factories, people
but people forgot about russia and how it wasnt destroyed
What countries were divided in the war?
Who was russia trying to keep out?
What happened in the During the Chinese Revolution?
Complete changed country