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Put the countries invaded by Germany in order

Poland, Russia, Denmark, France, Austria, England

Austria
Poland
Denmark
France
England
Russia

1

The Wagner Act gave federal legitimization to ______

Labor unions

2

3 R's in New Deal

Relief
Recovery
Reform

3

At the Munich Conference, who urged European leaders to give Germany the Sudetenland?

Neville Chamberlain

4

Who flew the Spirit of St. Louis across the Atlantic?

Charles Lindbergh

5

What two places the the US drop atomic bombs?

Hiroshima, Nagasaki

6

What movement helped created large black populations in places like Harlem?

The Great Migration

7

Who played the lead role in The Jazz Singer?

Al Jolson

8

Who is the father of the atomic bomb?

Robert Oppenheimer

9

Who invented the airplane?

Wright Brothers

10

Following Pearl Harbor, what two things did the US cut supply to Japan of?

Steel
Oil

11

Author of The Man Nobody Knows

Bruce Barton

12

What was so important about the 1920 US census?

More people lived in cities than rural places

13

Following the Japanese invasion of the Philippines, what US commander vowed to the the Philippines back?

Douglas MacArthur

14

What battle in the Pacific Theater represented a turning point in WWII?

Battle of Midway

15

The picture of troops raising the American flag was taken at the battle of ______

Iwo Jima

16

Who was the commander of the German Luftwaffe?

Hermann Göring

17

During WWII, what language did the US use as a code?

Navajo

18

President during stock market crash

Herbert Hoover

19

Codename for Hitler's invasion of Russia

Operation Barbarossa

20

During WWII, this image became synonymous with women on the home front

Rosie the Riveter

21

What did the Agricultural Adjustment Act do?

Paid farmers not to grow crops on their land to regulate the price of crops

22

According to Winston Churchill, which part of Europe represented the "soft underbelly" of Europe?

Italy

23

Where were Nazi leaders tried for war crimes?

Nuremberg

24

FDR was a member of what political party?

Democratic

25

What does the FDIC do?

Insure bank deposits

26

Classical liberalism was heavily influenced by _____?

John Locke

27

Order the following WWII events

Rape of Nanking, Battle of Britain, Battle of Dunkirk, D-Day, El Alemein, Polish Invasion

Rape of Nanking
Polish Invasion
Battle of Dunkirk
Battle of Britain
El Alemein
D-Day

28

Battle of El Alemein took place on what continent

Africa

29

Japanese code of honor

Bushida

30

Fascist dictator of Italy during WWII

Mussolini