World War 2 sec.1

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Events leading up to the start of WWII


 
  
Created May 2, 2012
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1
What are some examples of Hitler's growing military aggression in the late 1930s?
 
Some of Hitler's growing military aggression included Hitler militarizing the Rhineland which...
2
How would you describe Neville Chamberlain's policy toward Hitler in the late 1930s?
 
Chamberlain's policy was the policy of appeasement, or giving in to aggressive demands in order...
3
Who were the axis powers?
 
The axis powers were Germany, Italy, and Japan which resulted from a series of agreements that...
4
Why do you think Hitler sought allies in the late 1930s?
 
Being in an alliance put him in a league with some of the world's other major aggressors.
5
What do you think about Stalin's decision to make a deal with Hitler rather than trust the...
 
Stalin joined with Germany because he had lost trust in the British and the French. Also he...
6
What event marked the start of WWII?
 
On September 1, 1939 Hitler launched an attack on Poland which started WWII.
7
Describe Germany's successes and failures in France, Great Britain, and the Soviet Union.
 
Germany's successes and failures was France surrendering to Germany, in Great Britain Hitler...
8
What events led up to the attack on Pearl Harbor?
 
The Americans had cut off their sale of oil to Japan to stop the Japanese war machine.
9
What was the significance of the attack on Pearl Harbor in terms of American public opinion?
 
The idea of isolationism(avoiding involvement in affairs of other nations) in the United States...

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