WW2 Quiz Flashcards Preview

6th grade History > WW2 Quiz > Flashcards

Flashcards in WW2 Quiz Deck (13):
1

The British stopped the Afrika Korps in July

Battle of El Alamein

2

The Germans quickly pushed the allied forces back about 65 miles, which gave the battle it’s name

Battle of the Bulge

3

Invaded France on June 6th 1944

D-Day

4

Largest Naval battle in history

Leyte golf

5

Which concentration camp had an uprising

Warsaw Ghetto

6

Who are the 3 axis power leaders

Benito Mussolini, Adolf Hitler, and Joseph Stalin

7

What type of government did each contrary have ?

Italy- Fascism, Germany- Nazis, The Soviet Union- Communist

8

Why did Great Britain and France declare war ?

Hitler was invading lands he said he would not which was breaking his appeasement

9

Why is the U.S important?

They dropped an atomic bomb which let us defeat Japan

10

What was appeasement and isolationism ? What do they have to do with the war ?

They keep the country from invading on peoples land and people did it anyway and then that caused war

11

Led the U.S pacific Fleet

Chester Nimizts

12

Could not stop japans attacks in the Philippines

General Mac Arthur

13

Was known as the desert Fox for his bold surprise attacks

General Rommel