World Cultures Chapter 12 Lesson 2

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Chapter 12: "Europe: War and Change" Lesson 2: "Europe at War" (pages 333 to 338)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which Austrian-Hungary leader was assassinated that is said to lead to the beginning of World War I?
  • 2. 
    Whihc of the following countries was not part of the Central Powers?
    • A. 

      Austria-Hungary

    • B. 

      Switzerland

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Bulgaria

  • 3. 
    Which of the following countries was not part of the Allies?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      United Kingdom

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      United States

  • 4. 
    What event forced the United States into World War I?
    • A. 

      Nuclear weapon creations

    • B. 

      Attacks on ally countries

    • C. 

      Political disputes

    • D. 

      Sinking of merchant ships

  • 5. 
    Once the United States joined World War I, which of the following countries did the United States not ally with?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Great Britain

  • 6. 
    Russia dropped out of World War I in 1920.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Approximately how many millions of people were killed (on both sides) as a result of World War I?
  • 8. 
    The Allies won World War I.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which of the following was a result to the Treaty of Versailles?
    • A. 

      Germany must give up valuable territory

    • B. 

      Germany must be punished

    • C. 

      Germany must pay for damages to Allie countries

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    What leader did Germany turn to after World War I to help create a more stable economy and country?
  • 11. 
    A fascist government or belief is the combination of a groups patriotism and nationalism for their country.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    World War II is said to have begun with Hitler and Germany's invasion on what country?
  • 13. 
    Which of the following countries were not a country Hitler and his army easily swept through first?
    • A. 

      The Soviet Union

    • B. 

      Belgium

    • C. 

      Netherlands

    • D. 

      France

  • 14. 
    The attacks on Pearl Harbor was an event that led the United States into World War I and took place on December 7, 1941.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which of the following countries were not part of NATO after World War II.
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 16. 
    What do the letters NATO stand for?
  • 17. 
    What other title is the Economic Cooperation Act of 1948 known as?
  • 18. 
    Which of the following is not a way the Marshall Plan benefited countries of Western Europe?
    • A. 

      Sent econimic aide

    • B. 

      Sent agricultural aide

    • C. 

      Sent military aide

    • D. 

      Sent industrial aide

  • 19. 
    Techinically, we could blame a 19 year old Serbian boy for the beginning of World War I.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) would be furious with some of the military action some countries took during World War I.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Which of the following bodies of water does not border Russia (Soviet Union)?
    • A. 

      Mediterranean Sea

    • B. 

      Caspian Sea

    • C. 

      Baltic Sea

    • D. 

      Black Sea

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