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5 Matching questions

  1. Dwight D. Eisenhower
  2. Manhattan Project
  3. Donald Nelson
  4. Iwo Jima
  5. Pearl Harbor
  1. a leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WW2--leader of troops in Africa and commander in DDay invasion-elected president
  2. b a bloody and prolonged operation on the island of ..... in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945)
  3. c Head of the War Production Board
  4. d United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan on December 7, 1941, bringing the United States into World War II.
  5. e code name for the secret United States project set up in 1942 to develop atomic bombs for use in World War II

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. embargo on exporting war goods to nations at war
  2. April 1942, American soldiers were forced to march 85 miles to prison camps by their Japanese captors.
  3. The Allied invasion of Normandy (NW France) in June of 1944. nicknamed D-Day
  4. European democracies might buy American war materials on a "cash-and-carry basis"; improved American moral and economic position
  5. Naval ship. On September 2, 1945, the Japanese emperor formally surrendered on the ...... in Tokyo Bay.

5 True/False questions

  1. Battle of MidwayU.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.

          

  2. Battle of the Bulgethe last, largest, and most decisive naval engagements in the Pacific, recaptured the Phillipines

          

  3. Nye CommitteeInvestigated bankers & munitions matters after WWI (whether they profited), said they had pushed US into WWII to turn a profit

          

  4. Revenue Act of 1942provided funds for the war by radically increasing income taxes.

          

  5. Battle of Leyte Gulfthe last, largest, and most decisive naval engagements in the Pacific, recaptured the Phillipines