The Attack on Pearl Harbor: The Beginning of American Involvement in World War II - Quiz & Worksheet


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

2. Which action prompted the United States to enter WWII?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of Pearl Harbor and America's entry into WWII. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include the chronology of Japanese military action in WWII.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Aspects of the Nine Power Treaty
  • Catalyst for America's entrance into the war
  • Effects of Pearl Harbor

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on Pearl Harbor and America's entry into WWII
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the year that Japan launched its attack on Pearl Harbor
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the Nine Powers Treaty

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson, The Attack on Pearl Harbor: The Beginning of American Involvement in World War II. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify the pre-WWII tensions between the U.S. and Japan
  • Know the actions taken by America after acts of Japanese aggression
  • Recognize the warning signs that foreshadowed the Pearl Harbor attack
  • Understand the severity of damage from the attack