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World War II (1939-1945): Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the Potsdam declaration relevant to ending World War II?

Question 2 2. The 1936 anti-communist alliance between Germany and Japan is called the _____

Question 3 3. Which of the following events prompted the state of undeclared war that existed between the United States and Japan?

Question 4 4. When was V-J Day in America?

Question 5 5. Why did Japan attack Pearl Harbor?

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Question 6 6. Who directed the Manhattan Project?

Question 7 7.

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

Question 9 9. All of the following are true, EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. How was Germany supposed to be divided based on the deal at the Yalta conference?

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Question 11 11. Which of these tenets was NOT part of the Nine Power Treaty?

Question 12 12. How can you summarize the Atlantic Charter?

Question 13 13. What was a kamikaze attack?

Question 14 14. Who negotiated the Munich Agreement with Hitler, and then proclaimed 'peace for our time'?

Question 15 15. Which action prompted the United States to enter World War II?

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Question 16 16. Which statement is true regarding the Holocaust?

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

Question 18 18. Which of the following did NOT figure into Truman's decision to drop the bombs?

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

Question 20 20. What was Operation Torch?

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Question 21 21. Why did Britain and France enter World War II?

Question 22 22. Which American president made the decision to use atomic weapons?

Question 23 23. Why was the Battle of Midway so pivotal to the war in the Pacific?

Question 24 24. Who led the American delegation at Potsdam near the end of World War II?

Question 25 25. What was the Final Solution?

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Question 26 26. 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 27 27. What was the Manhattan Project?

Question 28 28. On what issue did Stalin NOT see eye to eye with the leaders of the U.S. and Great Britain?

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

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?

World War II (1939-1945): Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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