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- Franklin D. Roosevelt
- Evacuation at Dunkirk
- Allied Powers
- a President of the US during Great Depression and World War II
- b fight a quick and surprising war
- c week-long rescue, under artillery barrage and air attack of 340,000 UK and French soldiers
- d Great Britain, France, Russia(USSR), and later the US; also known as the United Nations.
- e a policy of nonparticipation in international economic and political relations
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia an others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
- WWII starts in Europe
- was the effective ruler and later formal head of state of first parts of Spain from October 1936 and then all of Spain from 1939 until his death in 1975. He led a failed military coup against the democratically elected republican government. The coup evolved into the Spanish Civil War during which he led the right-wing Nationalists against the Republicans. After winning the civil war he presided over the government of the Spanish State.
- nazi used this term to refer to people of northern european racial ancestry, especially those with blue eyes and blonde hair
- the energy released by a nuclear reaction
5 True/False Questions
The Stock Market Crash 1929 → similar to Wilson's 14 point Plan, pledged for peace and the end of fighting, assured the world that all countries must work to free all men from fear and want, didn't trust Soviet Union with this very much.
Battle of Midway → "Der Fuhrer"; German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945); Leader of the Nazi Party and the Third Reich; He led Europe into World War II
Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact → agreement between Chamberlain (eng) and Hitler that Germany would not conquer any more land, and if did, would declare war
television → a communication system based on broadcasting electromagnetic waves; an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
Hiroshima(little boy) and Nagasaki (fat man) → Long-Lasting WWII naval war between U.S. ships and German U-boats to control Atlantic Ocean trade routes