6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Southern Pro-Nazi French; govern themselves as loyal to Nazis; traitors to the Free French in Northern France
- The President of the United States during the Depression and WWII. He instituted the New Deal. Served from 1933 to 1945, he was the only president in U.S. history to be elected to four terms
- The prolonged bombardment of British cities by the German Luftwaffe during World War II and the aerial combat that accompanied it
- Japanese city in which the first atomic bomb was dropped (August 6, 1945). The bombing hastened the end of World War II
- German word meaning lightning war. It was a German army tactic during World War II which called for quick moving, hard hitting drives into enemy territory.
- US Controlled country that was a group of islands in Southeast Asia. This country was captured by Japan in April 1942 but was recaptured by the US in March 1945
6 True/False questions
Douglas MacArthur → American commander in Pacific campaign of World War II; headed American occupation government of Japan after the war; later commanded international forces during Korean War.
Winston Churchill → Japanese city in which the first atomic bomb was dropped (August 6, 1945). The bombing hastened the end of World War II
Dwight D. Eisenhower → He was the U. S. general who led the attack in North Africa in Nov. of 1942.He was the master organizer of the D-Day invasion in Europe (June 6, 1944). He ran for the Republican ticket in the 1952 and the1956 elections and won.
Pearl Harbor → Irregular forces which use guerrilla tactics when operating in enemy-occupied territory. During the Holocaust, partisans operated secretly in their efforts to assist Jews and others persecuted by the Nazis. They eventually killed Mussolini.
Stalingrad → US Controlled country that was a group of islands in Southeast Asia. This country was captured by Japan in April 1942 but was recaptured by the US in March 1945
Erwin Rommel → A field marshal in the German army's Afrika Korps who specialized in tank warfare. Rommel came to be known by both friends and enemies as the "Desert Fox" for his brilliant strategies and surprise attacks in Germany's North Africa campaign.