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World War 2
Allies
Axis
dictator
Fascism
The countries that united to fight the Axis during World War 2.
Group of military dictaorships that fought against the Allies.
A leader with absolute power over the nation's government.
a form of government that denies individual freedom and gives…
Allies
The countries that united to fight the Axis during World War 2.
Axis
Group of military dictaorships that fought against the Allies.
40 terms
World War 2 Terms
Kamikaze
Battle of the Bulge
D-Day (Battle of Normandy)
Battle of Stalingrad
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
June 6 1944. Allied troops execute a surprise attack on the b…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Kamikaze
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
Battle of the Bulge
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
46 terms
World War 2 Terms
Roaring Twenties
Crash of 1929
Great Depression
Appeasement
Nickname for the 1920's because of the booming economy and fa…
Collapse of the US Stock Market due to buying on credit, Caus…
A time of economic disaster; started in the United States in…
A policy of making concessions to an aggressor in the hopes o…
Roaring Twenties
Nickname for the 1920's because of the booming economy and fa…
Crash of 1929
Collapse of the US Stock Market due to buying on credit, Caus…
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
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…
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…
27 terms
World War 2-World Studies
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
League of Nations
Blitzkreig
Nonagression Pact
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess wi…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
30 terms
World War 2
Allied Nations
Annex
Anti-Semitism
Atlantic Charter
Britain, France, USA, Canada, USSR
Process by which a government gains control over a territory…
Policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against…
British-American declaration that stated the countries aims f…
Allied Nations
Britain, France, USA, Canada, USSR
Annex
Process by which a government gains control over a territory…
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…
15 terms
World War 2
Allies
Axis
dictator
Fascism
The countries that united to fight the Axis during World War 2.
Group of military dictaorships that fought against the Allies.
A leader with absolute power over the nation's government.
a form of government that denies individual freedom and gives…
Allies
The countries that united to fight the Axis during World War 2.
Axis
Group of military dictaorships that fought against the Allies.
18 terms
WORLD WAR 2 Review
appeasement
concentration camp
reparations
Adolf hitler
giving into the aggressive demands to keep peace
detention center for civilians who are considered enemies of…
payment for war damages
Leader of the Nazi Party in Germany before and during World W…
appeasement
giving into the aggressive demands to keep peace
concentration camp
detention center for civilians who are considered enemies of…
61 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…
75 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…
21 terms
World War 2 Terms
Kamikaze
D-Day (Battle of Normandy)
Genocide
Final Solution
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
June 6 1944. Allied troops execute a surprise attack on the b…
Deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group
Hitler's program of systematically killing the entire Jewish…
Kamikaze
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
D-Day (Battle of Normandy)
June 6 1944. Allied troops execute a surprise attack on the b…
40 terms
World War 2 Terms
Kamikaze
Battle of the Bulge
D-Day (Battle of Normandy)
Battle of Stalingrad
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
June 6 1944. Allied troops execute a surprise attack on the b…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Kamikaze
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
Battle of the Bulge
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
Leaders of World War 2
Adolph Hitler
Benito Mussolini
Franklin Deleno Roosevelt
Harry Truman
• Leader of Germany and the Nazi Party.
• 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 Germany and the Nazi Party.
Benito Mussolini
• Leader of Fascist Italy
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…
62 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…
51 terms
World History World War 2
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
The Black Hand
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group tassassinated Archduke Ferdinand aft…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
Woodrow Wilson
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
10 terms
World War 2 Modified
WW2
Adolf Hitler
Dwight Eisenhower
Rationing
War fought between Allied and Axis forces in Europe and Pacific
Dictator, Leader of Germany during WW2
President of USA during WW2, Leader of Allied Powers
the practice of limiting the amount of food people can buy
WW2
War fought between Allied and Axis forces in Europe and Pacific
Adolf Hitler
Dictator, Leader of Germany during WW2
46 terms
World War 2
Great Depression led to world war 2 be…
After WW1 the American economy was str…
Mussolini
Fascism
American Banks demanded repayment of loans from world war one…
It was producing more than it could sell.
Italian fascist dictator (1883-1945)
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
Great Depression led to world war 2 be…
American Banks demanded repayment of loans from world war one…
After WW1 the American economy was str…
It was producing more than it could sell.
41 terms
World War 2 and Holocaust
Eisenhower
Roosevelt
Churchill
Stalin
Commanding General of the European Theater & D-Day
President of the US during almost all of WWII
Leader of Great Britain during WWII
Leader of Russia during WWII
Eisenhower
Commanding General of the European Theater & D-Day
Roosevelt
President of the US during almost all of WWII
11 terms
Beginning of World War 2
isolationism
Francisco Franco
appeasement
Axis Powers
The idea that a country does not want to participate with oth…
Fascist leader of the Spanish revolution, helped by Hitler an…
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
The countries who were allies in World War 2 were Germany, It…
isolationism
The idea that a country does not want to participate with oth…
Francisco Franco
Fascist leader of the Spanish revolution, helped by Hitler an…
38 terms
World War 2 Terms
Kamikaze
Battle of the Bulge
D-Day (Battle of Normandy)
Battle of Stalingrad
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
June 6 1944. Allied troops execute a surprise attack on the b…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Kamikaze
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
Battle of the Bulge
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
38 terms
World War 2
Neville Chamberlain
Winston Churchill
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Hirohito
The prime minister of Britain from 1937 to 1940, who advocate…
The prime minister of Britain during most of World War II. Ch…
A U.S. Army general who held the position of supreme Allied c…
(1901-1989) Emperor of Japan from 1926 to 1989; he led Japan…
Neville Chamberlain
The prime minister of Britain from 1937 to 1940, who advocate…
Winston Churchill
The prime minister of Britain during most of World War II. Ch…
9 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
9 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
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…
31 terms
World War 2
Adolf Hitler
appeasement
neutrality acts
Flying Tigers
leader of the Nazi party, took power in Germany and aimed to…
the policy of giving in to satisfy the demand of a potential…
a series of laws passed by Congress to keep the country out o…
a group of American volunteer fighter pilots helped keep supp…
Adolf Hitler
leader of the Nazi party, took power in Germany and aimed to…
appeasement
the policy of giving in to satisfy the demand of a potential…
13 terms
World War 2
Nazi-Soviet Pact
Roosevelt
Eisenhower
Blitzkrieg
This was a 10 year deal between Hitler and Stalin that promis…
President during WW2 who ordered the lend-lease act.
Leader of the force of 100,000 troops who were mostly America…
"Lightning warfare." It involved using fast-moving airplanes…
Nazi-Soviet Pact
This was a 10 year deal between Hitler and Stalin that promis…
Roosevelt
President during WW2 who ordered the lend-lease act.
17 terms
World War 2
Enola Gay
military aggression
invade
Axis Powers
the atomic bomb the US dropped on Japan to end the WW2
attacking another country without a good reason
to go into another country
an alliance between Germany, Italy, and Japan
Enola Gay
the atomic bomb the US dropped on Japan to end the WW2
military aggression
attacking another country without a good reason
33 terms
World War 2
Nazi
America
France
Belgium
Nazi
America
9 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
30 terms
World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
20 terms
World War 2 Terms
Remilitarise
The Axis Powers
Holocaust
The Allies
What did Hitler do to the Rhineland in 1936?
The World War II alliance formed by Italy, Japan, and Germany…
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
◦ In WWII the group of nations including Great Britain, and t…
Remilitarise
What did Hitler do to the Rhineland in 1936?
The Axis Powers
The World War II alliance formed by Italy, Japan, and Germany…
35 terms
World War 2 Part 1
Axis
Allies
Axis
Axis
This is the name of the alliance that consisted of the German…
This is the name of the alliance that consisted of Great Brit…
Germany was a memeber of what alliance?
Italy was a member of what alliance?
Axis
This is the name of the alliance that consisted of the German…
Allies
This is the name of the alliance that consisted of Great Brit…
37 terms
WORLD WAR 2 Global
appeasement
blitzkrieg
genocide
concentration camp
giving into the aggressive demands to keep peace
lightning war
deliberate attempt to destroy an entire religious or ethnic g…
detention center for civilians who are considered enemies of…
appeasement
giving into the aggressive demands to keep peace
blitzkrieg
lightning war
31 terms
World War 2
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Franklin Roosevelt
Adolf Hitler
Benito Mussolini
A US naval base bombed by Japan on Dec 7, 1941
American president during WWII who declared war on Japan afte…
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
A US naval base bombed by Japan on Dec 7, 1941
Franklin Roosevelt
American president during WWII who declared war on Japan afte…
9 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
21 terms
World War I. Definitions 2
Serbia
Archduke Frans Ferdinand
propaganda
trench warfare
country seeking independence from Austria, supported by Russia
the heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, wife is Sophia, vi…
ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause
lines of trenches, ex. the Western Front
Serbia
country seeking independence from Austria, supported by Russia
Archduke Frans Ferdinand
the heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, wife is Sophia, vi…
32 terms
World War 2 study guide
Nazis Germany
Adolf Hitler
Auschwitz
Mein Kampf
One axis powers
Leader of Germany
Concentration camp used to kill Jewish people.
Book title means "My Struggle", an autobiography of Hitler an…
Nazis Germany
One axis powers
Adolf Hitler
Leader of Germany
10 terms
world war 2 wars
battle of britain
poland
dunkirk
el alamein
germans bomb london
germany invades poland in 1939
romoval of the allies
first german defeat
battle of britain
germans bomb london
poland
germany invades poland in 1939
30 terms
World War 2
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
League of Nations
Blitzkreig
Pearl Harbor
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
(FDR) , 1941 United States military base on Hawaii that was b…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
14 terms
World War 2 and the Holocaust
Alliance
Totalitarianism
Treaty of Versailles
Gestapo
An agreement/treaty between countries.
Government in which the ruler has total control.
Treaty that ended WW1.
secret Police under Nazi rule.
Alliance
An agreement/treaty between countries.
Totalitarianism
Government in which the ruler has total control.
41 terms
World War 2 and Holocaust
Eisenhower
Roosevelt
Churchill
Stalin
Commanding General of the European Theater & D-Day
President of the US during almost all of WWII
Leader of Great Britain during WWII
Leader of Russia during WWII
Eisenhower
Commanding General of the European Theater & D-Day
Roosevelt
President of the US during almost all of WWII
21 terms
World War 2-World Studies
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
League of Nations
Blitzkreig
Nonagression Pact
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess wi…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
9 terms
The Homefront during World War 2
Rosie the Riveter
rationing
Liberty Bonds
GI Bill
symbol of American women who went to work in factories during…
A system of allocating scarce goods and services during World…
American citizens were lending money to the government to pay…
law passed in 1944 to help returning veterans buy homes and p…
Rosie the Riveter
symbol of American women who went to work in factories during…
rationing
A system of allocating scarce goods and services during World…
15 terms
World War 2
Nazi Party
Allied Powers
Axis Powers
Internment camp
the political party founded in Germany in 1919 and brought to…
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Detention centers where more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
Nazi Party
the political party founded in Germany in 1919 and brought to…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
50 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…
World War 2
War
to fight (fought)
Europe
Russia
to fight against different country, nation, or state
War
to fight against different country, nation, or state
to fight (fought)
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