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Mr. Hallasey's SOL 4

Sol practice 4

The Axis Powers Germany, Italy, Japan
What was the name given to the dictators? The Axis Powers
Who were known as the Allies USA, Great Britain, Canada, Russia (Soviet Union)
When did the Soviet Union join the Allies? After being invaded by Germany
Name the leaders for the USA Franklin Roosevelt and Harry Truman
Name the leader of Great Britain Winston Churchill
Name the leader for the Soviet Union Joseph Stalin
Describe the gradual change it US towards the war isolationism - Economic aid to Great Britain - Direct involvement
Describe what happened on Dec. 7, 1941 Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
What started the war Germany and the Soviet Union invaded Poland
Name the turning point of the war in the Pacific Battle of Midway
Name the turning point of the war in the Eastern Europe Stalingrad
Name the landing point of Allied troops in France beaches of Normandy
What is D-Day June 6, 1944, landing in Normandy
Name the two cities in Japan that the US dropped Atomic Bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
What was the holocaust murdering of 11 million people bey the Germans, 6 million were Jewish
Describe the events in the holocaust anti-semitism,aryan supremacy, rid of jews
What were the tactics used in the holocaust boycott jewish stores, threats, segregation, concentration camps
What ended the Great Depression the US involvement in WWII
What was the nickname given to the women who worked in the factories Rosie the Riveter
Name two ways the Americans supported the war by conservation and rationing resources
How were the Japanese Americans treated during the war some served in the army, prejudice, forced into internment camps
What was the Equal Rights Amendment failed, yet focused on equal opportunity for women
What was the Marshall Plan? Massive financial aid to rebuild countries and prevent the spread of communism
Describe West Germany democratic, self governed
Describe East Germany Under the domination of the Soviet Union
Describe Japan after the war occupied by USA, democratic, ally of USA
What is the body of nations of the world to prevent wars called the United Nations
Reasons for rapid growth of the economy factories easily converted, credit, men in factories, women at home
What was the Cold War tensions between USA and Soviet Union without fighting
Describe the two governments of USA and Soviet Union USA-democracy and capitalists Soviet Union-democratic countries
What was NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization - democratic counties
What was the WARSAW pact communistic countries together
What was the Korean War/ conflict North Korean and Chinese aggression into South Korea
How did the Korean War/ conflict end with a stalemate
What was the Cuban Missile Crisis Soviet Union placed missiles in Cuba
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