Flashcards in 808 Section 3 Deck (17)
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Directed the atomic bomb project development
What was the code name for the Allie's invasion of France?
What is the policy of giving in to demands to try and solve a problem?
What kind of government tries to manage every area of its citizen's lives?
leader of the Soviet Union
Nazi leader in Germany
Minister of War for Japan
What were the three Axis powers?
Germany, Japan, Italy
What act reinstituted the draft?
The Selective Training and Service Act
What was the name of the project to build the atomic bomb?
the Manhattan Project
Dictator of Italy - a fascist
Emperer of Japan
Why did Japan attack Pearl Harbor?
To try to get the U.S. to sign a truce
What were the Big Three Allied powers?
United States; Great Britain; Soviet Union
President who ordered the dropping of the atomic bomb
What agreement gave the Sudetenland to Germany?