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1
Q

Hitler signed a
non aggression
Pact with…?

A

Stalin/Russia

2
Q
The invasion of
\_\_\_\_\_\_\_ led
Britain and France
to declare War on
Germany.
A

Poland

3
Q

Total control of
a country by
One leader?

A

Fascism

4
Q

What did the
Neutrality
Acts do?

A

Forbid the sale
of war supplies
to belligerent
nations

5
Q
The Japanese
Prime Minster And
general who
planned the Attack
on Pearl Harbor
A

Tojo

6
Q
Meeting between the
Allies and Hitler which
formally allowed
Germany to control
Austria &
Czechoslovakia.
A

Munich

Pact

7
Q

Heavily fortified
French Defensive
line along
German Border

A

Maginot

Line

8
Q

Prime Minister
of England
During WWII?

A

Winston

Churchill

9
Q

Another name
for the draft
During WWII

A

Selective

Service

10
Q

Date of Pearl
Harboring
bombing

A

Dec.,

7th 1941

11
Q

Lead scientist
of the
Manhattan
Project.

A

Robert

Oppenheimer

12
Q
Battle on the
Eastern Front
(Russia) that was a
huge turning Point in
the war in Europe
A

Battle of

Stalingrad

13
Q

Official
name for D
Day

A

Operation

Overloard

14
Q

Battle in the Pacific
that was a huge
turning Point in the
war for the US

A

Battle of

Midway

15
Q

What state was
known as the
Lone Star
Republic?

A

Texas

16
Q

First state to
secede from
the Union?

A

South

Carolina

17
Q

Author of
Common
Sense

A

Thomas

Paine

18
Q

Where did the
British surrender
During the
Revolutionary War

A

Yorktown

19
Q

General who
vowed to return
to The
Philippines

A

Mac

Arthur

20
Q

Known as the
night of the
broken Glass.

A

Kristallnacht

21
Q

Leader of
German
during WWII

A

Hitler

22
Q

Leader of
Italy during
WWII

A

Mussolini

23
Q

Leader of
the US
during WWII

A

Leader of
the US
during WWII

24
Q

President who
decided to drop
the atomic
bombs on Japan

A

Truman

25
Q

Define

blitzkrieg

A

Lightening

Warfare

26
Q

Battle of Britain
was mainly
fought in the …

A

Air

27
Q

Who were
the Tuskegee
Airmen

A

Group of African
American pilots
who did not loose
a man during WWII

28
Q

What was the
Manhattan
Project

A

Project to
build atomic
bombs

29
Q

What were
war
bonds?

A

Bonds sold by the
US government
to help pay for
the war effort

30
Q

Where did
D Day take
place?

A

France

31
Q

What was the
Bataan Death
March?

A
6 day, 80 mile
march of POWs by
the Japanese
across the
Philippians
32
Q

Who wrote
Meif Kamp (My
Struggle)?

A

Hitler

33
Q

What was
the final
solution?

A

Hitler’s plan
to rid Europe
of Jews

34
Q

How many
died in the
Holocaust

A

6

Million

35
Q

Where did the
US drop the
two atomic
bombs?

A

Hiroshima
&
Nagasaki

36
Q

The impressment
of American _____
helped lead to the
War of 1812

A

US

Sailors

37
Q
What was found in
1849 in California
which led to a
massive
migration?
A

Gold

38
Q

What compromise
led to the creation
of bicameral
legislature?

A

Connecticut

Compromise