5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Fat Man
- Third Reich
- Neutrality Acts
- Nonaggression Pact
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
- a name of the SECOND atomic bomb, dropped on Nagasaki
- b No American could legally sail on a belligerent ship, or sell or transport munitions to a belligerent nation, or make loans to a belligerent. This displayed that America was not willing to go to war and desired to remain neutral and isolationist.
- c American General who began in North Africa and became the Commander of Allied forces in Europe.
- d The Third German Empire, established by Adolf Hitler in 1933.
- e Agreement between Germany and Russia not to fight each other. Led to the invasion of Poland.
5 Multiple choice questions
- government agency that decided which companies would make war materials and how to distribute raw materials
- American General who led the Third Army to liberate Paris
- City in Japan, the first to be destroyed by an atomic bomb, on August 6, 1945. The bombing hastened the end of World War II.
- Complete control over citizens, individuals have no rights, government suppresses all opposition.
- First peacetime military draft, 16 million men (21-35) were registered, 1 million drafted for one year- only to serve in the western hemishpere.
5 True/False questions
The Nuremberg Trials → 33rd U.S. President. Took office after FDR's death. Made the decision to use the atomic bomb.
Adolf Hitler → totalitarian dictator of Germany, head of the Nazi Party. Fascist leader.
The Atlantic Charter → United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan, bringing the United States into World War II. Pearl Harbor was attacked on December 7, 1941.
Rationing → loyalty to one's country above all else.
Harry S. Truman → 33rd U.S. President. Took office after FDR's death. Made the decision to use the atomic bomb.