5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- all aid short of war
- Pearl Harbor
- Neutrality Act of 1935
- Battle of the Bulge
- Revenue Act of 1942
- a United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan on December 7, 1941, bringing the United States into World War II.
- b US is going to do anything to help but fight
- c embargo on exporting war goods to nations at war
- d December 1, 1944 last ditch effort by Germans to stop Allies from entering Germany
- e provided funds for the war by radically increasing income taxes.
5 Multiple choice questions
- April 1942, American soldiers were forced to march 85 miles to prison camps by their Japanese captors.
- Naval ship. On September 2, 1945, the Japanese emperor formally surrendered on the ...... in Tokyo Bay.
- U.S. naval victory over the Japanese fleet in June 1942, in which the Japanese lost four of their best aircraft carriers. It marked a turning point in World War II.
- ban trade of weapons to a country that was trying to start a war
- The Allied invasion of Normandy (NW France) in June of 1944. nicknamed D-Day
5 True/False questions
War Production Board → Created in 1942, this organization oversaw the production of planes, tanks, artillery pieces, and munitions needed for entering WWII
Iwo Jima → a bloody and prolonged operation on the island of ..... in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945)
Donald Nelson → German city ferociously firebombed by the Allies from February 13 to 15, 1945
Okinawa → US won, June. now had a base for air strikes against Japan nd for the planned invasion of the main islands--estimated to cost 500,000 US lives
arsenal of democracy → U.S. naval victory over the Japanese fleet in June 1942, in which the Japanese lost four of their best aircraft carriers. It marked a turning point in World War II.