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  1. Rhineland
  2. Detante
  3. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
  4. Chamberlain
  5. Stalin
  1. a Hitler moves to remilitarize Rhineland, French forces allow it to happen because intervention would further isolate Great Britain as an ally
  2. b prime minister of Great Britain, used policy of appeasment with Germany to avoid war
  3. c loosening of tensions, both U.S. and Soviet Union nuclear powers and should address each other as such
    -Nixon recognizes communist China
  4. d -after WWII - continues centralization of party
    -Soviets created nuclear technology, denied it to China
    -Iron Curtain - communist republics of Eastern Europe, Stalin sees it as securing Soviet boarders
  5. e -members of United Nations - Great Britain, U.S., France, Chia, and Soviet Union
    -largely powerless, Stalin sees NATO as subversion of UN

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. -Spain controlled by Burbon monarchy under Alfonzo VIII, supported by conservative political groups in Spain
    -Polular front - radical party, took control over legislative branch in election, attacked right conservatives
    -Fascist nationalists led by Franco lead opposition to Polular Front, retalliation against attackers
    -Germany supported Fascists, moved in with Luftwaffe, Russia supported conservatives
  2. -Japan, led by emperor Tojo, expands into Korea and moves in on Manchuria
    -China files complaint with League of Nations, League agrees that Japan was violating China's soverignty, Japan withdrew from the League
    -Japanese captured Manchuria and renamed it Manchuko, became an integral part of Japan, Japan went on to conquer the Pacific Rim
  3. code name for German invasion of Russia, delayed due to Mussolini
    -Italy invades Greece from Albania, British assist Greeks, Germans had to come in and bail Italians out, Mussolini also attackedBritish in Egypt
    -Operation launched June 22, 1941, Germany reached Leningrad by November, Hitler diverted part of his forces south to drive towards oil feilds
    -winter devastated German troops, Russian counterattack
  4. -Allied forces under Eisenhower pushed East from French North Africa, British under Montgomery drove west, crushed German forces between them
    -took Sicily July and August, Mussolini driven from power, Germans occupied Italy
  5. Sovirt Union builds nuclear installation inside Cuba, U.S. saw this as threat, Soviets pulled missels back with threat of war

5 True/False questions

  1. Ethiopia-Ethopians defeated Italians at their first invasion attempts in 1890, Mussolini claimes he attacked Ethiopia eor this reason
    -Ethiopia turns to League of Nations, League condemns Italy for its actions and places embargos, did not place an embargo on oil
    -Mussolini conqueres Ethiopia by the end of 1936


  2. Geneva Conference-Stalin, FDR, Churchill
    -big 3 meet for first time, Soviet Union wants political boarders against western invasion, satelite states, Stalin asks for Allies to open European front


  3. Yalta Conference-Big 3, Soviet Union wants protectionism, FDR and Churchill support Wilsonian principles, FDR mediator, FDR and Churchill ask for free elections in eastern states
    -Soviet Union wants Germany to be dismembered, Chruchill against this, FDR mediator again, demilitarization of Germany


  4. Battle for Britain-Hitler determined to take city, Stalin determined to hold it
    -battle waged for months, Russians had very high casualties but prevailed in end
    -turning point of Russian campaign, able to gain and keep offensive, pushed west


  5. Pearl HarborJapanese attack of American naval base in Hawaii, America declared war on Japan, Germany and Italy declared war on America, America entered war on two fronts