World War II: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Though Japan had invaded _____ earlier, they did not attack the United States until _____?

Question 2 2. Which of the following was NOT a characteristic of the postwar era?

Question 3 3. What was the Final Solution?

Question 4 4. Why was the Battle of Midway so pivotal to the war in the Pacific?

Question 5 5. You have been asked to give a presentation dealing with the results of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Which of the following should you mention?

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Question 6 6. Why did Japan attack Pearl Harbor?

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

Question 8 8. What was the conclusion of the Nye Committee?

Question 9 9. Which of the following was NOT promoted by beatniks?

Question 10 10. How did the Truman Doctrine impact containment policy?

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Question 11 11. How did WWII expand the government's role in the economy?

Question 12 12. After the fall of France, how did Germany try to defeat England?

Question 13 13. Which action prompted the United States to enter WWII?

Question 14 14. Why did the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor?

Question 15 15. How was Germany supposed to be divided based on the deal at the Yalta conference?

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Question 16 16. Which action prompted the United States to enter World War II?

Question 17 17. The 'Red Scare' was a period of time roughly between 1947-1953 in which Americans experienced a heightened fear over what?

Question 18 18. On what issue did Stalin NOT see eye to eye with the leaders of the U.S. and Great Britain?

Question 19 19. Which nations made up the Axis powers throughout most of WWII?

Question 20 20. How was the Soviet Union involved in World War II?

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Question 21 21. Why did the U.S. get involved in Vietnam?

Question 22 22. How did American entry into WW2 impact the life of everyday Americans?

Question 23 23. How was the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 related to Cold War military strategy?

Question 24 24. Why was Elvis popular with the youth in the 1950s?

Question 25 25. Who directed the Manhattan Project?

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Question 26 26. When was V-J Day in America?

Question 27 27. What are the dates of the holocaust?

Question 28 28. Which of the following statements concerning the German invasion of the Soviet Union is NOT true?

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

Question 30 30. What was a kamikaze attack?

World War II: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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