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chp 27

Who was the prime minister of Japan when they launched their sneak attack on Pearl Harbor?

General Tojo Hideki

Why did Japan leave the League of Nations?

It condemned Japan's take over of Manchuria.

What anti-foreigner Chinese religious group believed they could not be hurt by bullets?


What was the name of Tokyo before the Meiji Restoration?


Who was the leader of the Chinese communists?

Mao Zedong

What was the name of Japan's first parliament?


Who finally took over China from the warlords?

Chiang Kai-shek

What country actually fought a war keep a drug trade going in China?

Great Britain

Who defeated China in the 1880s and took over Vietnam as their colony?


Japan signed an alliance, the Tripartite Pact, with

Italy and Germany

The bloody Taiping Rebellion was led by

Hong Xiuquan

Who won the Chinese Civil War in 1949?

The Communists

To modernize Japan in the late 19th century, Japanese leaders did all the following except

severely limiting the power of the Emperor

What do we call the period in Japan when the Emperor took power back from the Shoguns?

Meiji Restoration

Who basically took over Japan's government in 1932?

military officers

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