Ch 50: American Involvement in World War ll (1941-1945)

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Refresh your understanding of America's role in World War II with these video lessons and self-assessment quizzes. Review facts on the Pearl Harbor attack, American life during the war and the war's aftermath.

American Involvement in World War II (1941-1945) - Chapter Summary

This chapter's lessons look at how World War II impacted America. You'll learn about the war's beginning, see how Americans at home participated in the war effort and look at how the war ended. In another lesson, you'll explore relations among the allies during the war. When you've finished these lessons, you should be well-versed in the following topics:

  • The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
  • Life on the home front
  • How the use of the atomic bomb changed warfare
  • The Yalta and Potsdam conferences

You can study on a computer, smartphone or tablet, anytime, anywhere. These videos are accompanied by written transcripts, some with links to text lessons that contain additional information. You can assess your learning with the brief quizzes at the end of each lesson.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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