How Much You Know About World War II? Trivia Quiz

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How Much You Know About World War II? Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The definition of fascism is:
    • A. 

      A political movement that allows rights to the people, and gives exclusive right to vote.

    • B. 

      A type of government where two leaders rule adjacently.

    • C. 

      A dictatorship where the people control business.

    • D. 

      A political movement that denies individual rights, insisting on government controlling business.

  • 2. 
    The fascist dictator of Italy was_______.
  • 3. 
    Mussolini was nicknamed
    • A. 

      La Cantina

    • B. 

      The Warrior

    • C. 

      El Duce

    • D. 

      El Diablo

  • 4. 
    The new government of Germany, as speculated in the Treaty of Versailles, was created and named:
    • A. 

      The Wiener Republic.

    • B. 

      The United States of America.

    • C. 

      The Weimar Republic.

    • D. 

      The National Socialist German Workers Party.

  • 5. 
    The Weimar Republic:
    • A. 

      Went to war with Germany.

    • B. 

      Printed paper money and caused inflation.

    • C. 

      Caused Italy to clash with France.

    • D. 

      Was led by Winston Churchill.

  • 6. 
    Hitler was born in:
    • A. 

      The USSR

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Austria

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 7. 
    Hitler became the leader of which group before he attempted his first government coup?
    • A. 

      The National Socialist German Workers Party

    • B. 

      The Workers Union of Germany

    • C. 

      German Workers Unite

    • D. 

      The German Workers Party

  • 8. 
    What governmental position in Germany did Hitler assume after he replaced President Hindenburg?
    • A. 

      President

    • B. 

      Dictator

    • C. 

      Commander

    • D. 

      Chancellor

  • 9. 
    Who was the leader of the Japanese when WWII began?
    • A. 

      Iwo Jima

    • B. 

      Hirohito

    • C. 

      Hiroshima

    • D. 

      Tokyo

  • 10. 
    Which country did Japan invade that started a full-scale war in Asia?
    • A. 

      Mongolia

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Manchuria

    • D. 

      Korea

  • 11. 
    What country did Italy attack as an act of revenge, that was then called the "Italian Colonial Empire in Africa"?
    • A. 

      Ethiopia

    • B. 

      Chad

    • C. 

      Niger

    • D. 

      Egypt

  • 12. 
    Where did the German troops get to without French or British reaction, also known as Saar Valley?
    • A. 

      Rhineland

    • B. 

      Rhinocerous

    • C. 

      Ethiopia

    • D. 

      Mongolia

  • 13. 
    What was the alliance formed in 1936 between Italy and Germany when the Germans assisted Italy in Ethiopia?
    • A. 

      The Italian and German Axis Powers

    • B. 

      The Italy-Germany Axis

    • C. 

      The Mussolini-Hitler Axis

    • D. 

      The Rome-Berlin Axis

  • 14. 
    What three leaders met at the Munich Conference?
    • A. 

      Hitler, Dadlier, and Chamberlain

    • B. 

      Hitler, Dadlier, and Churchill

    • C. 

      Stalin, Hitler, and Churchill

    • D. 

      Stalin, Churchill, and Dadlier

  • 15. 
    What was decided at the Munich Conference?
    • A. 

      That Germany could take all of Poland if they left Austria alone

    • B. 

      Italy could take half of Germany if they allowed Hitler to assume power of the Vatican

    • C. 

      Italy and France would attack Germany at the nearest site to their armies

    • D. 

      Germany would take Sudetenland and leave the rest of the country alone

  • 16. 
    What was the German speaking part of Czechoslovakia called?
  • 17. 
    What two countries made a 10-year nonaggression pact and agreed to divide Poland between each other?
    • A. 

      France and Great Britain

    • B. 

      Germany and Italy

    • C. 

      Italy and France

    • D. 

      Germany and USSR

  • 18. 
    Blitzkrieg means:
    • A. 

      Lightning thunder

    • B. 

      Thunder god

    • C. 

      Fast warfare

    • D. 

      Lightning war

  • 19. 
    What was the name for the expected battle between the Allies (Britain and France) and Germany that ended up being nothing?
    • A. 

      Blitzkrieg

    • B. 

      The Fake War

    • C. 

      No Battle

    • D. 

      Sitzkrieg

  • 20. 
    Did Denmark and Norway fall to German troops?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    What was Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union called?
    • A. 

      Operation USSR

    • B. 

      Operation Stalingrad

    • C. 

      Operation Barbarossa

    • D. 

      Operation DDay

  • 22. 
    What were the two acts that the United States passed to assist the allies in WWII?
    • A. 

      The Lend-Lease Act and the Naval Act

    • B. 

      The Naval Assistance Act and the Battleship Act

    • C. 

      The Destroyer Act and the Lend-Lease Act

    • D. 

      The Destroyer Act and the Naval Act

  • 23. 
    What did the United States received from Great Britain in return for the Destroyer Act?
    • A. 

      Some of Great Britain's military bases

    • B. 

      Territory from the British Empire

    • C. 

      Half of Poland

    • D. 

      Sudetenland

  • 24. 
    The United States cut off the supply of iron, steel, scrap, and oil to Japan at the end of the 1930's because
    • A. 

      Of the attack at Pearl Harbor

    • B. 

      They had declared war on each other

    • C. 

      The US didn't like that Japan attacked Manchuria

    • D. 

      The US was prejudiced against Japanese people

  • 25. 
    What time did the Japanese Air Force attack Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941? The attack sunk 8 battleships, grounded 200 planes and killed 3000+ soldiers. The United States proceeded to attack from bases in the Philippines and then declared war on Japan, and the other two from the Axis Powers followed.
    • A. 

      5:00 pm

    • B. 

      7:25 am

    • C. 

      6:55 am

    • D. 

      3:10 am

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