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What did Italy, Germany and Japan have in common in the 1930s?
sought to solve nations' problems in conquest
which was part of american policy during the early years of world war 2?
remaining nuetral while making war supplies available to Britan
although communists and facists have traditionally been enemies, in 1939 which facist made a pact with which communist?
Hitler and Stalin
during the early years of world war 2, the united states
tried to remain nuetral while supplyingweapons to britan and france
what was one result of the Manchurian Incident?
it greatly increased power of the japanese army over the government
in order to modernize agriculture in the soviet union, joesph stalin
instituted the policy called "collectivization"
what historical event contributed to the rise of fasicism in both Italy and Germany, and to the rise of totalitarianism in the soviet union?
World war 1
to which direction did Hitler look when he decided Germany needed more lebensraum (living space)?
A- to the east: eastern Europe and the Soviet Union
the vichy government of france adopted which of the following policies after germany conquered france?
what was the real motive behind the greater east asia co-prosperity sphere?
Japan wanted the region's natural resources for its war against China
a group of isolationists that included aviator charles lindbergh formed the
the american first committe
all of the following events led up to the japanese attack on pearl harbor except
a group of isolationists formed to block aid britain
shortly after congress passed a war declaration on japan, which other two countries declared war on the united states?
germany and italy
Why did Frenklin Roosevelt create the office of war mobilization?
to centralize agencies dealing with war production
which of the following was an example of deficit spending during war?
using borrowed money to finance war production
which of the following was true of the north during war years?
african americans faced descrimination in employement, housing and education
what led the government to evacuate japanese americans from the west coast
long-held prejudice, and fears inflamed by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
the united states began to emerge from the depression as a result of
producing goods for allied forces
henery kaiser contributed to wartime production by
using mass production techniques to build liberty ships
on the home front during war years,
african americans took direct action to premote racial equalities
the selective training and service act required military service registration for all males between the ages of
what was the main war strategy that roosevelt and churchill first agreed on?
to concentrate on winning war in europe
after germany surrendered, allies decided to
divide into four parts (and be governed by britan, united states , soviet union and france)
after world war II, what organization was formed on the basis of the alantic charter?
the united nations
what was the final .solution of the jewish question" announced by the nazis at the wannssee conference?
kill all jews
what important idea came out of the nuremberg trials?
indivisuals are responsible for their on actions
when the japanese advances against his troops, General MacArthur was forced to
leave the phillipines
the federal government acted against employeement desermination by creating
a fair employement practice comittee
what prevented americans from spending the high wages they earned in wartime jobs?
shorteges of consumer items
which of the following best describes code talkers?
navajo radio operators who helped secure commiunication in pacific
in what part of the world were the battles of the coral sea, midway, and guadalcandi fought?
which of the following best describes japanese kamikazes
bomb loaded planes dilebertly crashed into targets
after the united states dropped the atomic bombs on hiroshima and nagasaki
japan accepted american terms for surrender
the term ____ refers to a political philosophy that emphaisizes the importance of the nation and supreme authority of the leader
in the 1930s, britan and france tried to prevent war by following a policy of ____, giving in to some of germany demands
the term ____ means "lighting war" and refers to germanys tactic of striking quickly and deeply into enemy territory
the ____ authorized the president to aid any nation whose defense was seen as vital to american security
lend lease act
home project that raised about one third of the nations vegetables during world war II
super agency established to concentrate agencies dealing with war production
office of war mobilization
agency set up to boost americans patriotism and sense of participation in the war effort
office of war information
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