This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

This act forced the United States to enter the war as more than just an aid provider.

Retry Correct Incorrect On December 7, 1941, Japanese fighter planes bombed Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. The act jettisoned the United States into the war, who declared war on Japan the next day, then Germany and Italy three days later.
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This act forced the United States to enter the war as more than just an aid provider.

  • Battle of the Coral Sea, 1942
  • Battle of the Midway, 1942
  • Thwarted assassination of Roosevelt, 1941
  • Attack on Pearl Harbour, 1941
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