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American in World War 2
adolf hitler
Nazi party
Benito mussolini
fascist party
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-19450... Born in…
the political party found in Germany 1919 and brought to powe…
Fascist Dictator of Italy that at first used bullying to gain…
Italian political party created by Benito Mussolini during Wo…
adolf hitler
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-19450... Born in…
Nazi party
the political party found in Germany 1919 and brought to powe…
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American in World War 2
adolf hitler
Nazi party
Benito mussolini
fascist party
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
the political party found in Germany 1919 and brought to powe…
Fascist Dictator of Italy that at first used bullying to gain…
Italian political party created by Benito Mussolini during Wo…
adolf hitler
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
Nazi party
the political party found in Germany 1919 and brought to powe…
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American History 2 - World War II
nonaggression pact
blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
French general who became very popular during World War II as…
A noted British Prime Minister who led Britain throughout mos…
nonaggression pact
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
blitzkrieg
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
13 terms
35 American in World War 2
Tuskegee Airman
Navaho code talkers
Zoot suit riots
End of Great Depression
Group of African-American military pilots who fought in the W…
The name is code talkers id strongly associated with bilingua…
were a series of racial attacks in 1943 during World War 2 th…
World War 2 seems to mark the end of the Great Depression . 1…
Tuskegee Airman
Group of African-American military pilots who fought in the W…
Navaho code talkers
The name is code talkers id strongly associated with bilingua…
American History World War 2
Totalitarianism
Fascism
Purge
Nazism
a government that exerts total control over the nation and ... c…
political philosophy that emphasizes the importance of the na…
In political terms, the process of removing enemies and undes…
an extreme form of fascism shaped by Adolf Hitler's fanatical…
Totalitarianism
a government that exerts total control over the nation and ... c…
Fascism
political philosophy that emphasizes the importance of the na…
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American 2 World War 2
Sycophancy
Frugality
Obscurity
Ebullience
self-seeking flattery
the lack of wastefulness
the condition of being unknown
high spirits; exhilaration
Sycophancy
self-seeking flattery
Frugality
the lack of wastefulness
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WORLD WAR 2 MODERN AMERICAN
Mussolini
Chamberlain
Churchill
operations
-used censorship and fear tactics to keep opposition to a min…
leader of GB until 1940
-involved in the Atlantic charter with FDR ... -leader of GB aft…
Sea Lion, Barbarossa, operation torch.
Mussolini
-used censorship and fear tactics to keep opposition to a min…
Chamberlain
leader of GB until 1940
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American history world war 2
When did hitler come in power?
What was Hitler's goal?
What left Germany weak, poor, and humi…
What countries did hitler invade?
1933
To reunite the German speaking people whose land had been car…
The treaty of Versailles
Austria, Poland, and Czechoslovakia
When did hitler come in power?
1933
What was Hitler's goal?
To reunite the German speaking people whose land had been car…
55 terms
American History- world war 2
Allies
Anti-Semitism
Appeasement
Arsenal
Great Britain, Soviet Union, USA-----opposed axis powers
prejudice against jews
granting of concessions to get hostile power in order to keep…
govs building(s) where arms and others war supplies are manuf…
Allies
Great Britain, Soviet Union, USA-----opposed axis powers
Anti-Semitism
prejudice against jews
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3.2 World War I Vocabulary (American)
Alsace-Lorraine
Militarism
Francis Ferdinand
William II
French region lost to German states in 1871
a glorification of the military
archduke of Austria-Hungary who was assassinated in 1914
the German emperor
Alsace-Lorraine
French region lost to German states in 1871
Militarism
a glorification of the military
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World War 2 American History
Benito Mussolini
Anschluss
Wolf Packs
Case Yellow
came to power in 1922 and took the title IL Dulce (Leader) in…
hitler forced Austria to join Germany forces in 1938
groups of German subs that hunted merchant ships
Germany invades France in May of 1940 and conquers the countr…
Benito Mussolini
came to power in 1922 and took the title IL Dulce (Leader) in…
Anschluss
hitler forced Austria to join Germany forces in 1938
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American history- world war 2
Mussolini
Stalin
Hitler
Tojo
Leader of Italy... Il Duce--> the leader... Was born a socialist, b…
Leader of communist party in Russia ... Changes his name to Stal…
Nazi party Germany... Treaty of Versailles makes Germany weak ... C…
Made the orders for bombing Pearl Harbor... Invade east Asia in…
Mussolini
Leader of Italy... Il Duce--> the leader... Was born a socialist, b…
Stalin
Leader of communist party in Russia ... Changes his name to Stal…
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American History World War 2
Which man established a totalitarian R…
What problem did A. Philip Randolph id…
How did A. Philip Randolph propose to…
What resulted from A. Philip Randolph'…
Joseph Stalin
Black Americans were being denied employment in factories, mi…
By mobilizing Black Americans to march on Washington to deman…
Roosevelt issued an executive order outlawing discrimination…
Which man established a totalitarian R…
Joseph Stalin
What problem did A. Philip Randolph id…
Black Americans were being denied employment in factories, mi…
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World War II - American
Isolationism
Adolf Hitler
Appeasment
Atomic Bomb
A policy of avoiding political or military involvement with o…
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
the practice of giving in to aggression in order to avoid war
Dropped first on Hiroshima, then Nagasaki in Japan; ended WWII
Isolationism
A policy of avoiding political or military involvement with o…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
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American Studies Unit 6: World War 2
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Isolationism
Internationalism (political)
Germany, Italy, Japan
France, Great Britain, and Poland
Policy of remaining apart from affairs or interests of other…
A movement which advocates a greater economic and political c…
Axis Powers
Germany, Italy, Japan
Allied Powers
France, Great Britain, and Poland
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World War II - American
Isolationism
Adolf Hitler
Appeasment
Atomic Bomb
A policy of avoiding political or military involvement with o…
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
the practice of giving in to aggression in order to avoid war
Dropped first on Hiroshima, then Nagasaki in Japan; ended WWII
Isolationism
A policy of avoiding political or military involvement with o…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
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American Imperialism and World War I
The Maine
Panama
"Splendid Little War"
Roosevelt Corollary
The Navy ship that blew up in Cuba in 1898. Used as a rallyin…
Country created with the help of the United States in order t…
The Spanish-American War was won with only 385 battlefield de…
TR's addition (corollary) to the Monroe Doctrine: Europe - st…
The Maine
The Navy ship that blew up in Cuba in 1898. Used as a rallyin…
Panama
Country created with the help of the United States in order t…
World War 2: Americans At War
Selective Training and Service Act
GI
Office of war Mobilization
Liberty Ship
All males age 21 to 36 to join the military
Government issue
Federal agency formed to coordinate issues related to the war
A type of merchant ship
Selective Training and Service Act
All males age 21 to 36 to join the military
GI
Government issue
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American History Unit 6: World War 2
isolationism
internationalism
expansion
fascism
A policy of nonparticipation in international economic and po…
A national policy of actively trading with foreign countries…
Extending the nation beyond its existing borders
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
isolationism
A policy of nonparticipation in international economic and po…
internationalism
A national policy of actively trading with foreign countries…
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World War I American
Militarism
Nationalism
Imperialism
Alliance
Policy of building up a strong military force; increasing wea…
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country.
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to coo…
Militarism
Policy of building up a strong military force; increasing wea…
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country.
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World War I American
Militarism
Nationalism
Imperialism
Alliance
Policy of building up a strong military force; increasing wea…
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country.
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to coo…
Militarism
Policy of building up a strong military force; increasing wea…
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country.
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American Studies Unit 6: World War 2
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Isolationism
Internationalism (political)
Germany, Italy, Japan
France, Great Britain, and Poland
Policy of remaining apart from affairs or interests of other…
A movement which advocates a greater economic and political c…
Axis Powers
Germany, Italy, Japan
Allied Powers
France, Great Britain, and Poland
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American history 2 World War 2
Battle of Cape Gloucester
The Battle of the Bulge
D Day
Kasserine Pass
Major battle in New Guinea part of operation cartwheel secure…
Germanys last gasp the hope was to create a wedge between the…
Liberation of France amphibious landing boys of Pointe du Hoc
First battle between Germans and Americans in Tunisia terribl…
Battle of Cape Gloucester
Major battle in New Guinea part of operation cartwheel secure…
The Battle of the Bulge
Germanys last gasp the hope was to create a wedge between the…
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American History World War 2 Terms
Rhineland
anti-Semitism
blitzkrieg
GI
Demilitarized zone where Hitler marched his troops
hatred of Jews
lightning war
Government Issue (nickname for soldiers)
Rhineland
Demilitarized zone where Hitler marched his troops
anti-Semitism
hatred of Jews
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American History: World War 2 Test
battle of the bulge
hirhito
admiral yamamoto
heidiki tojo
last german counter offensive
emperor of japan
mastermind of attack on pearl harbor
primer of japan
battle of the bulge
last german counter offensive
hirhito
emperor of japan
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World War 2 American History Terms
totalitarianism
Rommel
MacArthur
FDR
absolute control by the state or a governing branch of a high…
German field general known as ... "Desert Fox"
American general and field marshall of the Philippine army an…
president of the US
totalitarianism
absolute control by the state or a governing branch of a high…
Rommel
German field general known as ... "Desert Fox"
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american history- world war 2- 103B
1939
united states
europe
war materials
when did world war 2 begin
when world war 2 began who remained neutral
where did german recieve victories
the germans vicotries in europe convinced FDR that the u.s. s…
1939
when did world war 2 begin
united states
when world war 2 began who remained neutral
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american history-world war 2-103d
in the months following the attack of…
the united states was able to halt jap…
when did the united states win two cru…
this battle was in which planes based…
japanese
two crucial battles
may and june of 1942
the battle of the coral sea
in the months following the attack of…
japanese
the united states was able to halt jap…
two crucial battles
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american history-world war 2- 103a
allies
axis
big three
cold war
the name given to the countries who fought with the u.s. agan…
the alliance of germany, italy, and japan
the name given to stalin, churchill, and roosevelt who worked…
the period of wwii in which the u.s. and the soviet union dis…
allies
the name given to the countries who fought with the u.s. agan…
axis
the alliance of germany, italy, and japan
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American in World War II
Adolf Hitler
Appeasement
Neutrality Acts
Flying Tigers
Born in Austria, Hitler became a radical German nationalist d…
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
Originally designed to avoid American involvement in Word War…
1st American Volunteer Group (AVG) of the Chinese Air Force;…
Adolf Hitler
Born in Austria, Hitler became a radical German nationalist d…
Appeasement
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
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American History 2 World War 1
When did WWI start?
When did the U.S. get involved in WWI?
Who was president when we got involved…
US involvement in WWI.
1914
1917
Woodrow Wilson
April 1917-1918
When did WWI start?
1914
When did the U.S. get involved in WWI?
1917
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american history-world war 2- 103c
allies
moscow and stalingrad
american and british
north africa
the tide of war turned in favor of whom in late 1941
germans failed to capture these two countries
what troops ended axis resistance in north africa during 1942…
american and british troops ended axis resistance where at du…
allies
the tide of war turned in favor of whom in late 1941
moscow and stalingrad
germans failed to capture these two countries
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The First World War (American Anthem)
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Kaiser Wilhelm II
militarism
Triple Alliance
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sar…
the Kaiser of Germany at the time of the First World War reig…
the policy of military preparedness and building up weapons
An alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy in the…
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sar…
Kaiser Wilhelm II
the Kaiser of Germany at the time of the First World War reig…
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World War 2 Test - American History
The Allies decided to pursue a "Europe…
Following the battle of Stalingrad,
Allied bombing of Germany in 1942 chan…
What was a result of Battle of Midway?
believed that Germany posed a more serious threat than Japan…
Hitler's plans of dominating Europe ended.
helped pave the way for a later all out offensive
Japan never again threatened Pacific domination
The Allies decided to pursue a "Europe…
believed that Germany posed a more serious threat than Japan…
Following the battle of Stalingrad,
Hitler's plans of dominating Europe ended.
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American 2 Test Review: World War 2
Joseph Stalin
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Francisco Franco
Leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920's until his deat…
Prime Minister of Italy and leader of the National Fascist Pa…
Dictator of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945
General who started Spanish Civil War with a military coup
Joseph Stalin
Leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920's until his deat…
Benito Mussolini
Prime Minister of Italy and leader of the National Fascist Pa…
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American History 2- World War 2
The leader of the soviet union was ____.
_______: Government controls all aspec…
_________: Government takes over all i…
How did Stalin maintain control? (what…
Joseph Stalin
Totalitarianism
Industrialization and Collectivization
- Kill those who threatened him... -Control all food (many die…
The leader of the soviet union was ____.
Joseph Stalin
_______: Government controls all aspec…
Totalitarianism
66 terms
world war 2: honors american history
Casablanca conference
Strategic Bombing
Invading Italy
D-day (operation overlord)
where allied leaders met to discuss strategies... first invade E…
US began to bomb Germany around the clock
lead by dwight eisenhower, US first went through North Africa…
June 6th, 1944... Eisenhower
Casablanca conference
where allied leaders met to discuss strategies... first invade E…
Strategic Bombing
US began to bomb Germany around the clock
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World War 2 American History Terms
totalitarianism
Rommel
MacArthur
FDR
absolute control by the state or a governing branch of a high…
German field general known as ... "Desert Fox"
American general and field marshall of the Philippine army an…
president of the US
totalitarianism
absolute control by the state or a governing branch of a high…
Rommel
German field general known as ... "Desert Fox"
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American History Unit 6: World War 2
totalitarian
Benito Mussolini
Joseph Stalin
fascism
Government ruled by a single party and/or person that exerts…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
After Lenin died in 1924, he defeated Trotsky to gain power i…
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
totalitarian
Government ruled by a single party and/or person that exerts…
Benito Mussolini
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
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Chapter 21: American And World War 2
Tuskegee Airmen
General Douglas MacArthur
Bataan Death March
James Doolittle
Trained African American pilots
Philippines commander
10,000 men died on this March
Commander of the misson to Bomb Tokyo
Tuskegee Airmen
Trained African American pilots
General Douglas MacArthur
Philippines commander
26 terms
World War I American
Militarism
Nationalism
Imperialism
Alliance
Policy of building up a strong military force; increasing wea…
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country.
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to coo…
Militarism
Policy of building up a strong military force; increasing wea…
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country.
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Kerr American History: World War 2
Conservative
Liberal
Limited Government
Secular Government
someone who supports the current social and governmental orde…
someone who believes there are unacceptable inequalities in t…
for the people to have individual liberty, there are some thi…
separation of church and state
Conservative
someone who supports the current social and governmental orde…
Liberal
someone who believes there are unacceptable inequalities in t…
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Chapter 36 APUSH American in World War 2
"get hirohito first"
japanese internment
Four freedoms
War Labor Board
after pearl harbor bombing, FDR held back the reins against J…
after shock of bombing, japanese-americans were rounded up an…
speech, worship, want, fear
set ceilings on wages (lower wages means lower prices). Thoug…
"get hirohito first"
after pearl harbor bombing, FDR held back the reins against J…
japanese internment
after shock of bombing, japanese-americans were rounded up an…
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World War 2 American History (Incomplete)
U.S. Neutrality Acts 1935
Atlantic Charter 1941
Four Freedoms Speech 1/1941
Lend-Lease Act 3/1941
Inspired by accusations by politicians that arms dealers had…
A joint press release between Roosevelt and Churchill which p…
Defining four essential human freedoms: speech, religion, fro…
With Britain no longer able to pay cash for arms, this legisl…
U.S. Neutrality Acts 1935
Inspired by accusations by politicians that arms dealers had…
Atlantic Charter 1941
A joint press release between Roosevelt and Churchill which p…
139 terms
Unit 2 Spanish-American War, the Panama Canal, and World War 1
Imperialism
Manifest Destiny
Empire
Raw materials
a policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, pol…
the 19th century doctrine or belief that the expansion of the…
a supreme political power over several weaker nations
materials needed for production in factories (i.e. wood, iron…
Imperialism
a policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, pol…
Manifest Destiny
the 19th century doctrine or belief that the expansion of the…
139 terms
Unit 2 Spanish-American War, the Panama Canal, and World War 1
Imperialism
Manifest Destiny
Empire
Raw materials
a policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, pol…
the 19th century doctrine or belief that the expansion of the…
a supreme political power over several weaker nations
materials needed for production in factories (i.e. wood, iron…
Imperialism
a policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, pol…
Manifest Destiny
the 19th century doctrine or belief that the expansion of the…
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World War 2 Notes- American History
Blockade
Appeasement
Reparations
War Guilt Clause
a war measure that isolates some area of importance to the en…
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
As part of the Treaty of Versailles, Germany was ordered to p…
in treaty of Versailles; declared germany and austria respons…
Blockade
a war measure that isolates some area of importance to the en…
Appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
30 terms
american world war 1
Militarism
Alliances
Imperialism
Nationalism
A political orientation of a people or a government to mainta…
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A sense of unity binding the people of a state together; devo…
Militarism
A political orientation of a people or a government to mainta…
Alliances
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially…
53 terms
World War 2
Fascism
Totalitarianism
Dictator
Nazism
A political movement that promotes an extreme form of nationa…
A political system in which the government has total control…
A ruler who has complete power over a country
Adolf Hitler used fascism to create this type of government b…
Fascism
A political movement that promotes an extreme form of nationa…
Totalitarianism
A political system in which the government has total control…
12 terms
Leaders of World War 2
Adolph Hitler
Benito Mussolini
Franklin Deleno Roosevelt
Harry Truman
• Leader of Nazi Germany.
• Leader of Fascist Italy
Leader of the United States during the Great Depression and W…
• Leader of the United States during the end of World War 2
Adolph Hitler
• Leader of Nazi Germany.
Benito Mussolini
• Leader of Fascist Italy
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