5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Mein Kampf
- Harry S. Truman
- Operation Overlord
- a loyalty to one's country above all else.
- b 33rd U.S. President. Took office after FDR's death. Made the decision to use the atomic bomb.
- c "Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German forces against Poland n 1939
- d The code name for the beginning plans of D-day and the invasion of France's coast
- e Book written by Adolf Hitler outlining his ideas about Nazism that became the plan of action for the Nazi Party.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- American General who led the Third Army to liberate Paris
- name of the plane that dropped the first atomic bomb
- a 1942-1943 battle of World War II, in which German forces were defeated in their attempt to capture the city of Stalingrad in the Soviet Union thanks to harsh winter -turning point of war in Eastern Europe
- the name of the FIRST atomic bomb, dropped on Hiroshima
- Agreement between Germany and Russia not to fight each other. Led to the invasion of Poland.
5 True/False Questions
Fascism → The doctrines of nationalism, racial purity, anti-Communism, and the all-powerful role of the State. The National Socialist German Workers Party, otherwise known as the Nazi Party. Nazism was advocated by Adolf Hitler in Germany.
Lend Lease Act → Approve by Congress in March 1941; The act allowed America to sell, lend or lease arms or other supplies to nations considered "vital to the defense of the United States."
Women's Auxiliary Army Corps → No American could legally sail on a belligerent ship, or sell or transport munitions to a belligerent nation, or make loans to a belligerent. This displayed that America was not willing to go to war and desired to remain neutral and isolationist.
Pearl Harbor → American General who led the Third Army to liberate Paris
Battle of the Bulge → December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the Allied advance became stalled along the German border. In the winter of 1944, Germany staged a massive counterattack in Belgium and Luxembourg which pushed a 30 mile "bulge" into the Allied lines. The Allies stopped the German advance and threw them back across the Rhine with heavy losses.