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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. discretionary arms embargo
  2. Battle of Midway
  3. Donald Nelson
  4. Office of War Mobilization
  5. Okinawa
  1. a ban trade of weapons to a country that was trying to start a war
  2. b 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.
  3. c 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
  4. d Head of the War Production Board
  5. e Federal agency formed to coordinate issues related to war production during World War II

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. December 1, 1944 last ditch effort by Germans to stop Allies from entering Germany
  2. Investigated bankers & munitions matters after WWI (whether they profited), said they had pushed US into WWII to turn a profit
  3. European democracies might buy American war materials on a "cash-and-carry basis"; improved American moral and economic position
  4. April 1942, American soldiers were forced to march 85 miles to prison camps by their Japanese captors.
  5. United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan on December 7, 1941, bringing the United States into World War II.

5 True/False questions

  1. Operation OverlordThe Allied invasion of Normandy (NW France) in June of 1944. nicknamed D-Day

          

  2. Manhattan ProjectHead of the War Production Board

          

  3. Lend Lease Actpassed March 1941 gave president power to lend, sell, transfer title to any country

          

  4. War Production BoardCreated in 1942, this organization oversaw the production of planes, tanks, artillery pieces, and munitions needed for entering WWII

          

  5. DresdenUS 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