Monday, February 27, 2012

ww2 paper

ww2 paper
ww2 research topics

pick 1
right a 3-5 page research project on one of the following
3 sources
2 may be internet. no wikipedia.

life in america
women in america
zoot suit riots
holocaust (narrow it down)
battle of leningrad
a famous general
famous spies
victory gardens
french resistance
Germany's V2

Tuesday, February 21, 2012


points for discussion

nonaggression pact
winter war with finnland
phony war
Ardennes and Maginot Line
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
Battle of Britain
-why did britain win
Italy attacks north aftrica. Why
War in Africa
Br. Vs Italy
Germany vs. Britain
Erwin Rommel
War in the Balkans. What was hitler setting up.
Operation Barbarossa
Soviet defense strategy
Siege of lenningrad
Russian Winter
Neutrality Acts
Cash and Carry
Lend-Lease acts
Atlantic Charter

Friday, February 17, 2012

World War I quiz

List and define the 4 main causes of WWI. (8 points)

What was the spark that started the war?

What was the von Schlieffen plan? Did it work? Explain?

Describe trench warfare. 1 paragraph.

What were Wilsons Goals for peace (14 points).

How was the treaty of Versailles a failure.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012


Militarists in Japan
Mussolini in Ethiopia
Hitler in the Rhineland
Axis powers
Spanish Civil War
Francisco franco
Third REich
Munich Conference
Nazi / Soviet nonaggression Pact

Friday, February 10, 2012

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

A worldwide depression

What is the Main Idea?
Why does it matter now?

How did WWI have a lasting effect:
How did European Governments change after WWI?
What is a coalition government, and why were they weak?
What happens when your government is too weak?

What is the Weimar REpublic, and why was it weak?
What is inflation, and why was it bad?
What was Charles Dawes' plan?
What was the Kellogg-Briand pact?

List 3 reasons the US economy was weak?
What is unequal distribution of wealth, and why is it bad?
What is overproduction why bad?
What is buying on margin (stock). Why bad. What happened.

What is the Great depression. List some effects.
How dis it spread?
How did Great Britain, France and Sweden deal with depression
Who is FDR? What is the new deal?