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1

Kellog-Briand Pact

Outlawed war

2

Axis Powers

Italy, Germany and Japan

3

Neutrality Acts

Laws in the 1930s that forbade selling munitions or lending money to belligerents

4

Lend Lease

In 1941, Congress gave FDR the authority to sell, lend, lease, or transfer war materials to any country whose defense he declared vital to that of the US

5

What is the day of infamy?

December 7, 1941

6

Yalta Conference

A wartime conference in Feb. 1945 in which the Allies agreed to final plans for the defeat of Germany and the terms of its occupation

7

Manhattan Project

The top-secret WW2 program that produced the first atomic weapons

8

What is Hardings third way?

Diplomacy

9

What was FDRs Latin American policy?

He proclaimed a Good Neighbor policy and then proceeded to win goodwill by renouncing the imperialism of the past

10

In the years following WW1, how was Japan acting in the Pacific?

Rude