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What were the dates of WW2?
What date was Pearl Harbor?
December 7, 1941
What's the 4ws and h for D-Day?
- what: The invasion of France to liberate Europe from Germany (beaches)
-where: battle at Normandy
-why:to take away land from Germany
-who: America,Britain, Canada, France and Germany
-how: allied powers had to figure out how to minimize land from Germany
What date was D-Day?
What date was Iwo Jima?
Who are the major allied powers and their leaders?
- US (FDR)
-Great Britain (Churchill)
Who are the axis powers and their leaders?
- Italy (Mussolini)
What was the battle of Stalingrad?
biggest battle in WW2
against Germany and southern Russia for the city
What happened at the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
-little boy (H)
-Hiroshima happened first
-first us atomic bombing was H
What were the factors that contributed to the Great Depression?
-stock market crash
-reduction in purchasing
-American economic policy with europe
What are the dates for Black Tuesday?
What was Black Tuesday?
the day the stock market crashed
What was FDR's new deal?
-Relief: immediate action to take care of economic issues
-Recovery:temporary programs to restart the flow of consumer demand
-Reform: permanent programs to avoid another depression
What were the Central Powers?
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Ottoman Empire
What were the causes of WWI?
death of Archduke Frenz Ferdinand
What were the causes of the Spanish-American War?
sinking of Lusitania
Germany resumes submarine warfare
What's Social Security and what it did?
-government giving assistance to people with no money and keeping money until people retired
-more people got jobs and help them make money
What were the 4 ws and h for Iwo Jima?
- what: us marine Corp captured Iwo Jima
-when: feb 19- March 26 1945
-why: to make sure japan doesn't claim it
-where: island near japan
-how: us needed to cut japan off
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