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Unit 2 History Ch. 29

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America: A Narrative History

  
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1.  A U.S. concern for the growing power of what nation contributed to the convening of the Washington naval-armaments conference?
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B.
C.
D.
2.  After the World War I, American public opinion generally supported:
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  All of the following statements about the German blitzkrieg of spring 1940 are true, EXCEPT:
A.
B.
C.
D.
4.  American foreign policy in Latin America in the period between world wars included all the following EXCEPT:
A.
B.
C.
D.
5.  American isolationism declined in turmoil of the Great Depression of the early 1930s.
A.
B.
6.  America’s “Good Neighbor” Policy:
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B.
C.
D.
7.  An incident at the Marco Polo Bridge in 1937 triggered a full-scale war between Japan and French Indochina.
A.
B.
8.  As a nonmember, the United States refused to have anything to do with the League of Nations in the 1920s and 1930s.
A.
B.
9.  At the 1933 Pan-American Conference, the United States supported a resolution that declared no nation had “the right to intervene in the internal or external affairs of another.”
A.
B.
10.  By limiting tonnage on capital ships (battleships and aircraft carriers) alone, the Five-Power Treaty (1922) for naval disarmament had what unintended effect?
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B.
C.
D.
11.  By November 1941, the United States insisted it would reopen trade with Japan only after that country:
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B.
C.
D.
12.  By the autumn of 1941, the United States and Germany had reached an understanding to minimize their escalating naval confrontations.
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B.
13.  By the autumn of 1941:
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B.
C.
D.
14.  During 1931–1932, Japan invaded and conquered what territory in East Asia?
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B.
C.
D.
15.  During the 1920s, American global interests such as international trade and investment:
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B.
C.
D.
16.  During the Spanish Civil War:
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B.
C.
D.
17.  During the summer of 1941, the United States attempted to restrain Japanese expansion by:
A.
B.
C.
D.
18.  European debt repayment to the United States during the 1920s was made more difficult by what issue?
A.
B.
C.
D.
19.  Following the aerial Battle of Britain, Germany invaded England.
A.
B.
20.  Following the Pearl Harbor attack:
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B.
C.
D.
21.  Franklin Roosevelt’s opponent in the 1940 presidential election was:
A.
B.
C.
D.
22.  Germany’s invasion of what country triggered the beginning of World War II in Europe? a. Czechoslovakia
A.
B.
C.
D.
23.  High tariff rates, like those implemented by the United States during the 1920s, have what impact on international trade?
A.
B.
C.
D.
24.  In 1940, the Battle of Britain:
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B.
C.
D.
25.  In June 1941, Germany widened the war by:
A.
B.
C.
D.
26.  In November 1941:
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B.
C.
D.
27.  In the aftermath of the German blitzkrieg of spring 1940, U.S. defense policy changed in all the following ways EXCEPT:
A.
B.
C.
D.
28.  In the late summer of 1940, President Roosevelt agreed to send fifty “overaged” destroyers to Britain in return for:
A.
B.
C.
D.
29.  In the presidential election of 1940, Franklin Roosevelt became the first president to win a third term.
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B.
30.  Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor was only one part of a larger offensive launched into Southeast Asia and the Pacific.
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B.
31.  Members of the America First Committee were likely to be all of the following, EXCEPT:
A.
B.
C.
D.
32.  Most European countries defaulted on their war debts during the Great Depression.
A.
B.
33.  Most European nations defaulted on their war debt to the United States during what international crisis?
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B.
C.
D.
34.  President Roosevelt was hesitant to intervene in the Spanish Civil War because:
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B.
C.
D.
35.  The 1939 Neutrality Act’s cash-and-carry provision:
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B.
C.
D.
36.  The 1940 agreement between the United States and Britain permitted the United States to give England fifty destroyers in exchange for British bases in the Caribbean.
A.
B.
37.  The Atlantic Charter included all the following principles EXCEPT:
A.
B.
C.
D.
38.  The Atlantic Charter stated definitively that the United States would remain neutral in Britain’s war against Germany.
A.
B.
39.  The Atlantic Charter:
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B.
C.
D.
40.  The cash-and-carry provision of the 1937 Neutrality Law permitted belligerent nations to purchase American goods, including arms and munitions, as long as they were transported on the belligerent nation’s own ships.
A.
B.
41.  The German occupation of Czechoslovakia had what effect on Roosevelt?
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B.
C.
D.
42.  The Great Depression and the economic struggles it caused during the early 1930s generally made Americans:
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B.
C.
D.
43.  The Kellogg-Briand Pact:
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B.
C.
D.
44.  The Marco Polo Bridge incident brought Japan to war against what country?
A.
B.
C.
D.
45.  The Neutrality Act of 1935:
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B.
C.
D.
46.  The Nine-Power Treaty pledged the signers to:
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B.
C.
D.
47.  The Nye committee:
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B.
C.
D.
48.  The offensives Italy launched in 1940 against Greece and British forces in Egypt:
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B.
C.
D.
49.  The Panay incident:
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B.
C.
D.
50.  The passage of the lend-lease bill in 1941 signaled what about American opinion?
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B.
C.
D.
51.  The Roosevelt administration’s desire to renew diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union in 1933:
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B.
C.
D.
52.  The Trade Agreements Act of 1934:
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B.
C.
D.
53.  The United States offered no substantive help to China after the Japanese conquered Manchuria in 1931–1932.
A.
B.
54.  The United States refused to implement any punitive measures against Japan following its establishment of a protectorate over French Indochina in 1941.
A.
B.
55.  The “good neighbor” polices of the 1920s and 1930s saw the United States permanently remove all its troops from Latin America
A.
B.
56.  Through the lend-lease bill, passed in March 1934, “any country whose defense the President deems vital to the defense of the United States”:
A.
B.
C.
D.
57.  What agreement that Hitler personally agreed to was broken with the decision to conquer Czechoslovakia in 1939?
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B.
C.
D.
58.  What did the governments of Italy and Germany have in common by the 1930s?
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B.
C.
D.
59.  What significant objective motivated Japanese expansion into Southeast Asia and the Pacific during 1940–1941?
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B.
C.
D.
60.  Which of the following countries was NOT an Axis power by June 1941?
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B.
C.
D.
61.  Which of the following is an American organization founded in the early 1920s to promote international peace?
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B.
C.
D.
62.  Which of the following statements about the 1940 presidential election is true?
A.
B.
C.
D.
63.  Which of the following statements about the attack on Pearl Harbor is NOT true?
A.
B.
C.
D.
64.  Which of the following statements about the European war between June 1940 and June 1941 is true?
A.
B.
C.
D.
65.  Which statement accurately describes the treaties that came out of the Washington naval-armaments conference of 1921–1922?
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B.
C.
D.
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