OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: World War II Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was Operation Torch?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements concerning the German invasion of the Soviet Union is NOT true?

Question 3 3. After the fall of France, how did Germany try to defeat England?

Question 4 4. What was the significance of General George Patton writing, 'Dear Ike: Today I spat in the Seine?'

Question 5 5. Who directed the Manhattan Project?

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Question 6 6. Who led the American delegation at Potsdam near the end of World War II?

Question 7 7. What was the Battle of the Bulge?

Question 8 8. Which statement is true regarding the Holocaust?

Question 9 9. Which of the following did NOT figure into Truman's decision to drop the bombs?

Question 10 10. What was the Final Solution?

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Question 11 11. Which nations made up the Axis powers throughout most of WWII?

Question 12 12. What was a kamikaze attack?

Question 13 13. What was the conclusion of the Nye Committee?

Question 14 14. What was the Manhattan Project?

Question 15 15. On what issue did Stalin NOT see eye to eye with the leaders of the U.S. and Great Britain?

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Question 16 16. Why did Japan attack Pearl Harbor?

Question 17 17. Which was not a group targeted by the Nazis?

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

Question 19 19. How was the Soviet Union involved in World War II?

Question 20 20. Why did Britain and France enter World War II?

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Question 21 21. Why was the Battle of Midway so pivotal to the war in the Pacific?

Question 22 22. Which action prompted the United States to enter World War II?

Question 23 23. What are the dates of the holocaust?

Question 24 24. 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 25 25. What was Kristallnacht?

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Question 26 26. Why was McArthur's surrender of the Philippines significant?

Question 27 27. When was V-J Day in America?

Question 28 28. How was Germany supposed to be divided based on the deal at the Yalta conference?

Question 29 29. Which American president made the decision to use atomic weapons?

Question 30 30. Following the Battle of Midway, the United States and its allies adopted a strategy of island hopping. How did Japanese military commanders, soldiers and pilots respond to that strategy?

OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: World War II Chapter Exam Instructions

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