World War II: Summary & Timeline


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Who were the primary members of the Allied powers?

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1. Who were the Axis powers?

2. What is a total war?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will evaluate your understanding of WWII. In order to pass the quiz, you should study the primary members of the Allied powers and the Axis powers.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to test your knowledge of:

  • Total war definition
  • Outcome of World War II
  • Members of the Allied powers
  • Country that used atomic weapons against Japan
  • Person mostly responsible for the war
  • Who belonged to the Axis powers

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding World War II and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases such as total war
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the person mostly responsible for the war

Additional Learning

In order to find out more about World War II, review this lesson titled, World War II: Summary & Timeline. This will cover the following objectives:

  • Recall information about the country that the Nazis invaded in 1939
  • Study information about how Britain became involved in WWII
  • Review how the bombing of Pearl Harbor got the US involved in the war
  • Understand what the Holocaust is and the people who were affected by it
  • Know the events that occurred toward the end of the war
  • Identify interesting facts about World War II throughout the lesson