5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Operation Overlord
- Mein Kampf
- Battle of Stalingrad
- War Production Board
- a The code name for the beginning plans of D-day and the invasion of France's coast
- b government agency that decided which companies would make war materials and how to distribute raw materials
- c Book written by Adolf Hitler outlining his ideas about Nazism that became the plan of action for the Nazi Party.
- d Japanese city in which the second atomic bomb was dropped (August 9, 1945).
- e 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
5 Multiple choice questions
- the name for the forced relocation and confinement of Japanese-Americans to concentration camps
- 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.
- a fighter plane used for suicide missions by Japanese pilots in World War II
- First peacetime military draft, 16 million men (21-35) were registered, 1 million drafted for one year- only to serve in the western hemishpere.
- totalitarian dictator of Italy
5 True/False questions
George Patton → 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.
Lend Lease Act → 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."
Axis Powers → in World War II, the nations of Germany, Italy, and Japan, which had formed an alliance in 1936.
Harry S. Truman → name of the SECOND atomic bomb, dropped on Nagasaki
Nazism → The doctrines of nationalism, racial purity, anti-Communism, and the all-powerful role of the State. The National Socialist German Workers Party, otherwise known as the Nazi Party. Nazism was advocated by Adolf Hitler in Germany.