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America & World War II Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How was the Soviet Union involved in World War II?

Question 2 2. What was the Battle of the Bulge?

Question 3 3. In February 1945, the Allies fire-bombed the German city of Dresden. Although controversial, the destruction of the city played an important role in the Allied war effort. Why?

Question 4 4. Which of the following did NOT figure into Truman's decision to drop the bombs?

Question 5 5. Which action prompted the United States to enter World War II?

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Question 6 6. Why did Japan attack Pearl Harbor?

Question 7 7. How did Executive Order 9066 affect Japanese Americans?

Question 8 8. Which action prompted the United States to enter WWII?

Question 9 9. Who led the American delegation at Potsdam near the end of World War II?

Question 10 10. After the fall of France, how did Germany try to defeat England?

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Question 11 11. How did American entry into WW2 impact the life of everyday Americans?

Question 12 12. What was Operation Overlord?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements concerning the German invasion of the Soviet Union is NOT true?

Question 14 14. Which American president made the decision to use atomic weapons?

Question 15 15. Who directed the Manhattan Project?

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Question 16 16.

In what ways did Hitler violate the Treaty of Versailles?

I. Invading Ethiopia

II. Militarizing the Rhineland

III. Signing military alliances

IV. Seizing the Sudetenland

Question 17 17. Why did Britain and France enter World War II?

Question 18 18. How can you summarize the Atlantic Charter?

Question 19 19. Which of these tenets was NOT part of the Nine Power Treaty?

Question 20 20. How did WWII expand the government's role in the economy?

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Question 21 21. Why was the Potsdam declaration relevant to ending World War II?

Question 22 22. When was V-J Day in America?

Question 23 23. How was Germany supposed to be divided based on the deal at the Yalta conference?

Question 24 24. What was the conclusion of the Nye Committee?

Question 25 25. What was Operation Torch?

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Question 26 26. On what issue did Stalin NOT see eye to eye with the leaders of the U.S. and Great Britain?

Question 27 27. Which of the following events prompted the state of undeclared war that existed between the United States and Japan?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is true concerning the involvement of the United States, at least initially, in fighting World War II?

Question 29 29. What was the significance of General George Patton writing, 'Dear Ike: Today I spat in the Seine?'

Question 30 30. In WWII, how were civil liberties violated by the U.S. government?

America & World War II Chapter Exam Instructions

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