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  1. Jeopardy Click to begin.

  2. Choose a point value. Choose a point value. Click here for Final Jeopardy

  3. Dates People Home Front Europe Pacific 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 30 Points 30 Points 30 Points 30 Points 30 Points 40 Points 40 Points 40 Points 40 Points 40 Points 50 Points 50 Points 50 Points 50 Points 50 Points

  4. The day, month, date, and year Pearl Harbor was bombed

  5. When was Sunday, December 7, 1941?

  6. This country was invaded September 1, 1939 and war was declared in Europe

  7. What was Poland?

  8. The Allied invasion of Normandy

  9. When was June 6, 1944?

  10. August 14, 1945

  11. What is “Victory in Japan” Day?

  12. August 6, 1945 this Japanese city was bombed

  13. What is Hiroshima?

  14. This führer used persuasion and intimidation to accomplish his goals

  15. Who is Adolf Hitler?

  16. This “Il Duce” modernized his country but was eventually hung in the town square

  17. Who is Benito Mussolini?

  18. This powerful emperor of Japan expanded his country into SE Asia and the Pacific

  19. Who was Emperor Hirohito?

  20. This Soviet leader was originally an ally of the U.S.; the friendship ended after WWII

  21. Who was Josef Stalin?

  22. U.S. President who ordered atomic bombs dropped on Japanese cities

  23. Who is Harry S. Truman?

  24. This battleship is still the final resting place for many of its sailors

  25. What is the U.S.S. Arizona?

  26. This piece of artillery stands as a memorial to WWII veterans in Cheney’s Memorial Park

  27. What is a howitzer?

  28. The military supplies necessary for WWII brought an end to this in the U.S.

  29. What is the Great Depression?

  30. American icon seen here who encouraged women to work outside the home during WWII

  31. Who is Rosie the Riveter?

  32. Government hoped to control the supply, demand, and distribution of goods (like sugar, butter, gas, and meat) by using this

  33. What is a rationing system?

  34. The large land, sea, and air invasion of France by the Allied Powers to liberate Europe from the Germans has become known as this

  35. What is D-Day?

  36. Hitler violated this when he rebuilt the German military

  37. What is the Treaty of Versailles?

  38. Hitler’s secret police were called this

  39. What is gestapo (or the SS)?

  40. Hitler signed a non-aggression pact with this country

  41. What is the Soviet Union?

  42. When Hitler’s troops approached this country’s capital, the nation simply surrendered

  43. What is France?

  44. The need for this was the reason for Japan’s aggression in Asia

  45. What is raw materials/resources?

  46. This was the first region (in China) Japan set out to conquer in the early 1930s

  47. What is Manchuria?

  48. These pilots considered themselves a “divine wind” and were willing to give up their lives for their country

  49. Who are kamikaze pilots?

  50. This U.S. strategy against Japan called for taking strategic locations in the Pacific