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5 Matching questions

  1. Revenue Act of 1942
  2. Office of War Mobilization
  3. discretionary arms embargo
  4. arsenal of democracy
  5. Nye Committee
  1. a provided funds for the war by radically increasing income taxes.
  2. b US will act as the supplier of all things necessary to defeat axes powers
  3. c Investigated bankers & munitions matters after WWI (whether they profited), said they had pushed US into WWII to turn a profit
  4. d Federal agency formed to coordinate issues related to war production during World War II
  5. e ban trade of weapons to a country that was trying to start a war

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Head of the War Production Board
  2. code name for the secret United States project set up in 1942 to develop atomic bombs for use in World War II
  3. leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WW2--leader of troops in Africa and commander in DDay invasion-elected president
  4. December 1, 1944 last ditch effort by Germans to stop Allies from entering Germany
  5. 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

5 True/False questions

  1. DresdenGerman city ferociously firebombed by the Allies from February 13 to 15, 1945

          

  2. Lend Lease ActGerman city ferociously firebombed by the Allies from February 13 to 15, 1945

          

  3. 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.

          

  4. Neutrality Act of 1935European democracies might buy American war materials on a "cash-and-carry basis"; improved American moral and economic position

          

  5. Iwo JimaUS 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