Monday, May 21, 2018

39/40/41

FINAL BOOK ASSIGNMENT! 39/40/41
What was the purpose of most wartime Propaganda?
What kind of attacks was the US launching against Japan?
What was the Atlantic Charter?
How many casualties did the US suffer on Okinawa?
Define “Malignant”.
Define “Retribution”.
What was FDR’s opinion on Imperialism?
What were FDR’s last words?
Who became President following FDR’s death?
How did the Vice President first impress many people, including FDR?
Who told the Vice President of FDR’s death?
How many times was FDR elected President?
Historians consider FDR to be one of this nation’s greatest presidents. Who else tops that list?
What two crises did FDR lead the nation through?
What does the book mean when it says that FDR “included the excluded”?

Monday, April 30, 2018

Chapter 30

1. What nations had Hitler conquered by Dec 7th, 1941?
2. What event caused Britain and France to finally enter the war?
3. Define Blitzkrieg.
4. How did France fair against the German attack?
5. What is located at Pearl Harbor?
6. How many people died at Pearl Harbor during the Japanese attack?
7. How many ships were sunk or severely damaged?
8. What other locations did Japan attack on December 7th?
9. How did Pearl Harbor change the way people thought about Air Power?
10. Define Infamy.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Chapter 28 and 29

Chapter 28
  1. Where was Einstein born and what was his ethnicity?
  2. What invention did Napoleon ignore that could have helped him to invade England?
  3. Who led the Manhattan Project?

Chapter 29

  1. How does the book say that the “wolves” of Germany, Italy, and Japan would conquer the world?
  2. What is an “isolationist”?
  3. What is a “pacifist”?
  4. What did Colonel William Mitchell believe that the US needed to build?
  5. What was the Lend-Lease program?
  6. How big was the US military compared to those of other nations?
  7. What did FDR think about the totalitarian powers?