5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Battle of the Bulge
- Doolittle's Raid
- V-J Day
- a December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the Allied advance became stalled along the German border. In the winter of 1944, Germany staged a massive counterattack in Belgium and Luxembourg which pushed a 30 mile "bulge" into the Allied lines. The Allies stopped the German advance and threw them back across the Rhine with heavy losses.
- b "Victory over Japan day" is the celebration of the Surrender of Japan, September 2, 1945
- c bombing of Tokyo and other Japanese cities; following the attack on Pearl. Raised American morale
- d Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to maintain peace and stability.
- e Stressed nationalism and placed the interests of the state above those of the individuals.
5 Multiple choice questions
- United States, Great Britain and the Soviet Union (Big 3)
- a limited portion or allowance of food or goods; limitation of use
- 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.
- name of the plane that dropped the first atomic bomb
- totalitarian dictator of the Soviet Union
5 True/False questions
Omar Bradley → "Victory over Japan day" is the celebration of the Surrender of Japan, September 2, 1945
Nonaggression Pact → Approve by Congress in March 1941; The act allowed America to sell, lend or lease arms or other supplies to nations considered "vital to the defense of the United States."
Internment → the name for the forced relocation and confinement of Japanese-Americans to concentration camps
Battle of Stalingrad → a 1942-1943 battle of World War II, in which German forces were defeated in their attempt to capture the city of Stalingrad in the Soviet Union thanks to harsh winter -turning point of war in Eastern Europe
Third Reich → The Third German Empire, established by Adolf Hitler in 1933.