7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Allowed the British to borrow weapons in order to fight the Nazis
- Top secret program to build an atomic bomb
- FDR's justification for lending weapons to the British to fight the Nazis in what was known as the Lend Lease Act.
- Japanese Internment was constitutional because individual or group rights may be limited to protect "national security"
- Two cities that the US dropped atomic bombs on in order to end war with Japan during WWII. Some believe it was also a warning to the Communist Soviet Union.
- Caused in WWII by the USA being forced to fight the Nazis/Italy in the "Atlantic Theater" and the Japanese in the "Pacific Theater"
6 True/False questions
Nuremberg Trials → Held the Nazi and Japanese leaders responsible for war crime in WWII
Rosie the Riveter → Agreement between the US and Great Britain that became the basis for the United Nations (UN)
Potsdam Conference → Meeting between Stalin, Truman and Churchill about dividing up Germany and led to the Cold War
United Nations → International peace-keeping organization founded after WWII and joined by the USA. Unlike the League of Nations which the US did not join after WWI, the actions of Nazi Germany and Japan as well as the the threat of the Soviet Union showed that the USA could no longer remain neutral and isolated.
Internment Camps → Used to hold Japanese-American citizens due to fear of spies and sabateurs during WWII
Neutrality Acts → Effort in the 1930s to avoid making the same mistakes that got the USA into WWI