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25 terms
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…
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…
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
60 terms
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…
45 terms
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
49 terms
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…
27 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
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 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
40 terms
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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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 2-103d
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
40 terms
History World War 1 & Spanish American War
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. When he ran f…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group assassinated Archduke Ferdinand afte…
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. When he ran f…
38 terms
World War American History
President Wilson
guerrillas
General John J. Pershing
Prussia
opposed to imperialism and believed democracy was necessary t…
an armed group that carries out surprise attacks, into New Me…
Took his troops into Mexico to capture Villa. ... was unsuccessf…
The roots of World War I can be traced back to the 1860s, whe…
President Wilson
opposed to imperialism and believed democracy was necessary t…
guerrillas
an armed group that carries out surprise attacks, into New Me…
17 terms
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…
22 terms
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
48 terms
World War II American History
Communism
Fascism
Nazism
Totalitarianism
A political system characterized by a centrally planned econo…
A governmental system led by a dictator having complete power…
The doctrines of nationalism, racial purity, anti-Communism,…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Communism
A political system characterized by a centrally planned econo…
Fascism
A governmental system led by a dictator having complete power…
40 terms
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
60 terms
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
29 terms
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"
40 terms
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.
125 terms
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
40 terms
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…
82 terms
American History World War II
Tokyo Raid
Firestorm
Dr. Shalmayer's book
Mother's Cross
This event killed more people in Japan than Hiroshima and Nag…
Caused by bombings and wind in Tokyo
Gave Hitler the idea for the Master Race
Given to women who had 6 children or more in Germany; conside…
Tokyo Raid
This event killed more people in Japan than Hiroshima and Nag…
Firestorm
Caused by bombings and wind in Tokyo
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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…
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…
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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
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American History Final 2 -World War 1-
Causes of WWI
Mechanized Warfare
"Moral War" justified
US opposes League of Nations
...
...
...
...
Causes of WWI
...
Mechanized Warfare
...
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American History World War II
totalitarianism
fascism
Nazis
Sudetenland
a type of government in which the government has total power…
a type of totalitarian government let by a single, powerful l…
Hitler's political party that seized control of the German go…
The pare of Czechoslovakia bordering Germany, where many Germ…
totalitarianism
a type of government in which the government has total power…
fascism
a type of totalitarian government let by a single, powerful l…
29 terms
American History World War II
He was Roosevelt's vice -president
This marked the end of the war in Euro…
This death camp was the first liberate…
This general commanded Operation Overl…
Harry S. Truman
V-E Day
D-Day
Dwight D. Eisenhower
He was Roosevelt's vice -president
Harry S. Truman
This marked the end of the war in Euro…
V-E Day
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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…
28 terms
American History II - World War I
MAIN causes of WWI
Allies
Central Powers
Archduke Ferdinand
Militarism... Alliances... Imperialism... Nationalism
Russia, France, Britain (later the U.S. and several other cou…
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire (later Italy); "Bad…
His assassination was the "spark" to begin WWI
MAIN causes of WWI
Militarism... Alliances... Imperialism... Nationalism
Allies
Russia, France, Britain (later the U.S. and several other cou…
28 terms
American History World War 1
militarism
alliances
imperialism
nationalism
building up military forces
working with another to take down a common enemie
taking over weaker countries to show yours is more powerful
being proud of your nation/country
militarism
building up military forces
alliances
working with another to take down a common enemie
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American History: World War II
Who were the Axis and Allied powers du…
Why do you think Hitler was so success…
Why did FDR choose to curb military fu…
Why did Mussolini decide to invade Eth…
The main countries that were a part of the Axis Powers were J…
He gave his people hope after they had lost everything and ha…
Because the main set of problems that the United States was d…
Mussolini adopted a Hitler-like plan to expand the Italian te…
Who were the Axis and Allied powers du…
The main countries that were a part of the Axis Powers were J…
Why do you think Hitler was so success…
He gave his people hope after they had lost everything and ha…
28 terms
American history world war I
Nationalism
Militarism
Alliance
Allies
A devotion to the interests and culture of one's nation.
The development of armed forces and their use as a tool of di…
A formal agreement or union between nations.
France, Britain, and Russia were Allies.
Nationalism
A devotion to the interests and culture of one's nation.
Militarism
The development of armed forces and their use as a tool of di…
40 terms
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…
46 terms
American History - World War I
Poncho Villa
John "Blackjack" Pershing
President Woodrow Wilson
Causes of WWI
Mexican guerrilla leader who conducted raids into the United…
General who failed to capture Poncho Villa. He became command…
President during WWI. At the beginning of the war Wilson want…
Imperialism, Nationalism, Militarism, Alliances
Poncho Villa
Mexican guerrilla leader who conducted raids into the United…
John "Blackjack" Pershing
General who failed to capture Poncho Villa. He became command…
27 terms
American History- world War II
collectives
Kristallnacht
Pear Harbor
ChurchHill
government owned farms in communist countries
known as the "night of broken glass", this marked a significa…
FDR asks congress for a declaration of war following this Jap…
British prime minister that vowed Great Britan would never su…
collectives
government owned farms in communist countries
Kristallnacht
known as the "night of broken glass", this marked a significa…
62 terms
American history world war II
axis powers
allied powers
the big three
Hitler
Germany, Italy, Japan
united states, Russia, Great Britain, France
Roosevelt, Stalin, Churchill
Germany leader
axis powers
Germany, Italy, Japan
allied powers
united states, Russia, Great Britain, France
21 terms
World War 1 American History
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
HMS Lusitania
Zimmerman Telegram
Selective Service Act 1917
A German issued warning that all ships flying the flags of Br…
A British luxury-liner torpedoed by a U-boat in April 1915. T…
An intercepted dispatch from Germany to Mexico which urged Me…
A draft for the WW1 effort by Congress. In contrast to the Ci…
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
A German issued warning that all ships flying the flags of Br…
HMS Lusitania
A British luxury-liner torpedoed by a U-boat in April 1915. T…
48 terms
American History II - World War II
Authoritarian Government
Fascism
Joseph Stalin
Benito Mussolini
A government ruled by an absolute dictator
A form of government that stresses nationalism and loyalty to…
Leader of the USSR in World War II; created an authoritarian…
Leader of Italy in World War II; created an authoritarian fas…
Authoritarian Government
A government ruled by an absolute dictator
Fascism
A form of government that stresses nationalism and loyalty to…
40 terms
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…
30 terms
Main Causes of World War I--American History
Militarism
Alliances
Imperialism
Nationalism
1. The building up of an army or military to become more powe…
1. Countries who promise to help another country, especially…
1. Stronger countries taking over weaker territories to gain…
1. Intense pride in one's country... 2. Caused competition to b…
Militarism
1. The building up of an army or military to become more powe…
Alliances
1. Countries who promise to help another country, especially…
43 terms
American History-World War 1
Neutrality
Nationalism
Imperialism
Militarism
the state of not taking sides.
a devotion to the interests and culture of one's nation.
a policy of extending your rule over foreign countries
the development of armed forces and their use as a tool of di…
Neutrality
the state of not taking sides.
Nationalism
a devotion to the interests and culture of one's nation.
37 terms
American History World War II
Joseph Stalin
Fascism
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Russian dictator; communist
government force in Italy under Mussolini
dictator of Italy; fascist
imprisoned for trying to overthrow government... wrote Mein Kemp…
Joseph Stalin
Russian dictator; communist
Fascism
government force in Italy under Mussolini
41 terms
American History- World War II
An autobiography by the Nationalist So…
They were laws passed in America in 19…
consists of debt securities issued by…
an intense military campaign intended…
Mein Kampf?
Neutrality Act?
war bond?
Blitzkrieg?
An autobiography by the Nationalist So…
Mein Kampf?
They were laws passed in America in 19…
Neutrality Act?
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World War One (American History )
Jeanette Rankin
Austria Hungry
Ottoman Empire
Archduke France Ferdinand
first women to hold office in the United States house of repr…
was a constitutional union of the Austrian empire and the kin…
founded at the end of the 1300 century Turkish leader
Heir of the Austrian throne was assassinated in 1914
Jeanette Rankin
first women to hold office in the United States house of repr…
Austria Hungry
was a constitutional union of the Austrian empire and the kin…
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