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Crossword
Description

Number of nations that will represent the prosecution team against Japan. Eleven
Country that invaded Nanking. Japan
Tile of the German business mans autobiography. GoodNazi
The number of women raped in Nanking. Twentythousand
The year Japan invaded Nanking. ninteenthirtyseven
Country that the Japanese invaded. China
Nickname given to the German business man by the people he saved. livingbuddahofnanking
The month that the Japanese invaded Nanking? December
General responsible for carrying out this genocide. iwanematsu
How long the Rape of Nanking lasted. sixweeks
Place where 250,000 Chinese citizens will find safety in Nanking. safetyzone
What the Rape of Nanking is considered as. forgottenholocaust
City in China that the Japanese Imperial Army Invaded. nanking
German business man and Nazi who was the head of the safety zone. JohnRabe
Author that wrote a book about the Rape of Nanking. IrisChang
The total number of deaths in Nanking. threehundredthousand
Number of top level Japanese put on trial after WWll. twentyeight
A group other than women that the Japanese targeted. POW
American woman who will work at girls college in Nanking and saved many of their lives. minnievautrin
Horrific act that Japanese did to women. rape

Rise of Totalitarianism Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Event that started 1929 causing economic collapse Great Depression
U.S.A's current president Roosevelt
Fascist leader of Italy Mussolini
Policy of active government intervention in the economy made by FDR New Deal
Name of a government that aims to control all aspects of a citizens' lives. Totalitarian State
Political philosophy that glorifies the state above the individual Fascism
Name of militant combat squads of Italian Fascist set up by Mussolini. Black Shirts
Name of the secret police Mussolini used to hunt all anti-fascist OVRA
Modified version of the old capitalist system adopted by Lenin New Economic Policy
Soviet Union's communist leader Stalin
Economic goals set by Stalin to transform Russia into an industrial country Five Year Plan
System in which private farms are eliminated Collectivization
Campaign where Stalin tried and executed all opposition Great Purge
Stalin's secret police Cheka
Policy established by Stalin where Russians had to follow Russian beliefs only Russification
German parliament Reichstag
Germany's leader Hitler
Shortened name for the National Socialist German Workers' Party NAZI
Law that gave the German government the power to ignore the constitution to deal with the country's problems Enabling Act
Camps made by Hitler to get rid of opponents Concentration Camps
Hitler's secret police Gestapo
Name of Japanese aggression in Manchuria,China Rape of Nanking
Germany's deputy fuhrer Rudolf Hess
Unsuccessful NAZI coup Beer Hall Putsch
Hitler is against... Jews
NAZI logo Swastika
Members of militariasm Militarist
Laws that deprived Jews simple rights, like citizenship Nuremberg Laws
"Night of Shattered Glass" Kristallnacht
Youth groups that were brought up to believe as NAZI's did Hitler Youth
Black uniformed troops that did the bidding of the Fuhrer SS
Fuhrer German word for dictator
Large financial and industrial corporation in Japan Zaibatsu
A new Asian order including Japan, China, and Manchuria, that would result in Asian prosperity New Order

WW2 crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What was the name of the tank used by the U.S.? Sherman
What was the name of the beach where the most casualties happened during the D-Day invasion? Omaha
Hitler wrote this while imprisoned. Mein Kampf
What was the name of the political party Hitler created? Nazi
Who was the dictator of the soviet union during WW2? Joseph Stalin
What political belief did Stalin want to spread through Europe? Communism
What was the religion targeted by the Nazi party? Jewish
What was the name of Hitler's secret police? Gestapo
This was the name of the German Air Force. Luftwaffe
What was the German name for "lightning war"? Blitzkrieg
What country's troops were rescued at Dunkirk? Britain
where was Hitlers second Blitzkrieg at? London
The Allies attacked the Axis after what country was invaded? Poland
What was Erwin Rommel's nickname? Desert Fox
What was the name of the operation where Germany invaded Russia? Barbarossa
This season turned German forces away from Russia. Winter
What was the name of the massacre where many Chinese people were killed? Nanking
What was the name of the female riveter on U.S. propaganda posters? Rosie
This U.S. aircraft dropped torpedoes into the water to take out japanese ships. Avenger
This battle was a turning point for the U.S. in the Pacififc. Midway
Who led the allies in North Africa? Patton
What was the type of bomb dropped on japan twice? Atom
This light machine gun was usually mounted on U.S. tanks and jeeps. BAR
What was the name of the battle launched by Hitler as a counter attack? Bulge
The big three consisted of Roosevelt,Stalin and who else? Churchill
What was the name of Hitler's favorite battleship? Bismark
Towards the end of the war the The Big Three met where to discuss the future of the Soviet Union. Yalta
Who was the leader of the Nazi party? Hitler
This Japanese occupied island was a key to success in the pacific. Iwo Jima
What was the name of the British Air Force's choice of fighter plane? spitfire
Who was the manufacturer for the the U.S. service pistol,the M1911? Colt
What was the name for Japanese suicide pilots? Kamikaze
Hitler's troops marched through this during the invasion of France. Arc de Triumph
This was the name of the mass genocide of the Jews. Holocaust
Which German deathcamp was known to be the most brutal? Auschwitz
This German death camp was the only camp where all the prisoners escaped. Sobibor
This was the only state that got attacked during WW2. Hawaii
What was the name of the U.S. naval base bombed during WW2? Pearl Harbor
Wher were the trials held for SS officers commited of war crimes? Nuremberg

World War 2 Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Type of bomb built during WORLD WAR II that was more powerful than any built before it. atomic bomb
This battle was the German's last major offensive in World War II. The Allies pushed the Germans back and won. Battle of Bulge
A leader who has complete control over a country's government dictator
A war fought between 1939-1945 between Axis/Allied powers. World War 2
June 6, 1944 - Led by Eisenhower, over a million troops (the largest invasion force in history) stormed the beaches at Normandy and began the process of re-taking France. The turning point of World War II D-Day
GERMANY, ITALY, JAPAN Axis
GREAT BRITAN, FRANCE,UNITED STATES,SOVIET UNION. Allies
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, Successor to Lenin as head of the USSR; strongly nationalist view of Communism; war with Western Europe and the United States. Joseph Stalin
1933 dictator of Germany, German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945) Adolf Hitler
leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WORLD WAR11 leader of troops in Africa and commander in D-Day invasion-elected president. Dwight Eisenhower
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that overthrew Jiang Jieshi and the Nationalists. Established China as the People's Republic of China and ruled from 1949 until 1976 Mao Zedong
December 7, 1941 - Surprise attack by the Japanese on the main U.S. Pacific Fleet harbored in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii destroyed 18 U.S. ships and 200 aircraft. American losses were 3000, Japanese losses less than 100. In response, the U.S. declared war on Japan and Germany, entering World War II. Pearl Harbour
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort Victory Gardens
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort Victory Gardens
Japanese forced about 60,000 of americans and philippines to march 100 miles with little food and water, most died or were killed on the way Bataan Death March
a bloody and prolonged operation on the island of Iwo Jima in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945) Iwo Jima
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of World War II and along with Roosevelt planned many allied campaigns. He predicted an iron curtain that would separate Communist Europe from the rest of the West. Winston Churchill
prison camps used under the rule of Hitler in Nazi Germany. Conditions were inhuman, and prisoners, mostly Jewish people, were generally starved or worked to death, or killed immediately. Concentration camps
A propaganda character designed to increase production of female workers in the factories. It became a rallying symbol for women to do their part. Rosie the Riveter
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause. Propaganda

The Rape Of Nanking Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_________ was the leader of Japan During this genocide Hideki Tojo
What city did it happen in? Nanking
What year did this genocide happen in? Nineteen thirty seven
What month did it start? December
How long did the genocide last? six weeks
who was china's leader? Chiang Kai Shek
What country killed the Chinese? Japan
Where is Manchuria? Northeast China
________ was the city Japan invaded Shanghai
Natural resources of Manchuria are _____ Coal and iron

Pearl Harbor Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Island where Pearl Harbor is located oahu
Battleship that exploded at Pearl Harbor killing 1,000 men USSARIZONA
Empire that launched the sneak attack on Pearl Harbor Japanese
First use of torpedo bomber's that attacked ships in shallow water Battleoftaranto
The sunken USS Arizona battleship is now a memorial
The amount of times the Japanese attacked twice
Emperor of japan during the attack on pearl harbor Hirohito
Japan surrendered by signing a treaty on the USS Missouri
The grouping of 8 ships at Pearl Harbor Battleshiprow
Aircraft ________: naval vessel that is designed to act as a mobile air base carrier
"A date which will live in ______." infamy

Japan Culture Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What Japanese city is the largest in the world? Tokyo
The longest river in Japan. Shinano
Food made with raw fish and vinegar rice. Sushi
Area in Tokyo famous for its colourful, cute fashion. Harajuku
Mt. Fuji's height is ____m. (In numbers) 3776
Popular machine that sells drinks, and sometimes snacks, alcohol, or cigarettes. Vending machine
Chocolate bar which is famous for its many flavours. kitkat
This theme park in Tokyo is the most visited park in the world. Disneyland
This theme park has many record-breaking roller-coasters. FujiQ Highland
Many Japanese people think this tells us information about somebody's personality. blood type
Japan will host this in 2020. Olympics
These are special photo booths which make you look cute. Purikura
These stores such as Lawson, Family Mart, and 7/11 are open 24 hours. combini
These are light kimono worn to summer festivals. Yukata
This city in Hokkaido is very famous for its beer and snow festival. Sapporo
This is a famous dog with a statue in Shibuya. Hachiko
Shizuoka will host the world cup for this sport next year (2019). Rugby
This is a Japanese traditional sport with very fat players. Sumo
This is the name for Japanese comics. Manga
This is the name for Japanese flower arrangement. Ikebana
How many prefectures are there in Japan? (In numbers) 47
What is the name of Nintendo's newest game console? Switch

Industrialization and Imperialism Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Change from making goods by hand to making them by machine in factories Industrial Revolution
Method of production that brought many workers and machines together Factory
Land, labor, and capital; the three groups of resources that are used to make all goods and services Factors of Production
process of industrial development in which countries change from producing basic, primary goods to using modern factories for mass-producing goods Industrialization
Lords began fencing off the common land on their manors Enclosure
Movement of peopl from rural areas to cities Urbanization
Social class made up of skilled workers, professionals, and business people Middle Class
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business Entrepreneur
System in which society, in the form of government, owns and controls the factors of production Socialism
All or most of the factors of production are owned by individuals, not the government Capitalism
A political system in which the government owns all property and dominates all aspects of life in a country Communism
Rulers treating the people they control as if they were children, providing for their needs Paternalism
When a strong nation dominates other countries politically, socially, and economically Imperialism
Belief that one race is better than another Racism
The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle Social Darwinism
Area in which a foreign nation controlled trade and investment Sphere of Influence
Taking land for its location or products Geopolitics
Addition of new territory to an existing country Annexation
Policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which all nations would have equal opportunities to trade in China Open Door Policy
1839-1842 Chinese attempt to stop the opium trade; British declared war against China and won Opium War
1904-1905 conflict between Russia and Japan, efforts to dominate Manchuria and Korea; Japan won Russo Japanese War
1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence Boxer Rebellion
Prussian prime minister that led the unification of Germany and the creation of the German empire Otto Von Bismark
Political theory, advocated by Bismark, that national success justifies any means possible Realpolitik
German Emperor Kaiser

World War 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

country where a single party controls the government and every aspect of people's lives totalitarian state
Those countries fighting against the Axis powers. i.e. Britain, France, USA, Canada, USSR etc allies
Great Britain's Prime Minister, Churchill was an eloquent speaker, who steeled the British to defy the Nazis, even as the Luftwaffe bombed London nightly Winston Churchill
The fascist leader of Nazi Germany and the architect of the Holocaust which killed six million Jewish people. Adolf Hitler
The communist leader of the Soviet Union. Joseph Stalin
The seeds for Germany's discontent and susceptibility to a racist like Hitler began with the end of WWI.Germany signed this which required it give up 13% of its territory including Alsace-Lorraine. That area alone included 6 million residents, vast raw materials (65% of Germany's iron ore reserves and 45% of its coal), and 10% of its factories. Germany also had to pay for the war's damages. Treaty of Versailles
Germany, Italy, and Japan axis
December 1944 — January 1945. Hitler's final, surprise counteroffensive to the Allied invasion. Took place in the Ardennes, a densely forested mountain range between France and Belgium, and was an attempt to recapture Antwerp, the Allies' major supply port. A blizzard kept Allied airplanes grounded, but the U.S. Army was able to move its troops through the snow to double its number of soldiers and triple its armored tanks in four days. It was the largest and bloodiest battle the Americans fought, with 19,000 soldiers killed. The hard-won Allied victory was a turning point in the war. Battle of the Bulge
"Lightening war," a surprise attack devised by Hitler, in which land-and-air attacks were coordinated, quick and brutal. Hitler used fast-moving tanks called Panzers, with infantry transported by trucks and dive-bombing planes that strafed soldiers and refugees. Battle maps from the Combat Studies Institute offer more information about Blitzkrieg and paths taken during the war. Blitzkrieg
June 6, 1944, the Allied landing on France's Normandy beaches to begin the liberation of Europe. The D doesn't stand for anything other than "day." About 156,000 American, British, and Canadian troops landed in Normandy under heavy attack by German strongholds. Of those, the American forces numbered 23,250 on Utah Beach, 34,250 on Omaha Beach, and 15,500 airborne troops. Millions more men and women were involved in its preparations D-Day
Short for Unterseeboote, German submarines. U-boats
A political system promoted by Hitler and his ally, Italian dictator Mussolini, that called for citizens to be unquestioningly loyal to the nation and obedient of its leader. The needs of the state outweighed the needs, beliefs, or freedoms of the individual. Emphasis was on national pride, traditions, and racial purity. There was no freedom of speech. Foreigners — those who were simply minority ethnic or religious groups included — were hated and persecuted. Fascism
A member of the National Socialist German Workers' Party that Hitler came to lead. A believer in Hitler's fascism, anti-Semitism, and Aryan supremacy. nazi
The codename for the U.S. project to produce an atomic bomb. Manhattan Project
The act of genocide carried out by Germany on the Jewish population of Europe Holocaust
"lightning war"; swift attacks launched by Germany in WWII during the night blitzkrieg
Germany's failed attempt to subdue Britain in 1940 in preparation for invasion (Germans bombed Britain continuously but Britain resisted with fighter pilots and Hitler gave up invasion) Battle of Britain
a 1942 battle in the Pacific during which American planes sank 4 Japanese aircraft carriers (protected Hawaii) Battle of Midway
code name for the Allied invasion of Europe in 1944 Operation Overlord
German counter-attack in December 1944 that temporarily slowed the allied invasion of Germany (Audie Murphy was the hero) Battle of the Bulge
during WWII, Allied strategy of capturing Japanese-held islands to gain control of the Pacific Ocean (American ships shelled an island; troops waded ashore; hand-to-hand fighting occured until island was captured) island hopping
during WWII, Navajo soldiers who used their own language to radio vital messages during the island-hopping campaign Navajo code-talkers
WWII Japanese pilots trained to make a suicidal crash attack, usually upon a ship kamikaze
message sent by the Allies in July 1945 callin for the Japanese to surrender Potsdam Declaration
Nazi war crime trials held in 1945 and 1946 Nuremberg Trials
Organization created by isolationists who argued that the United States should keep out of Europe's business. American First Committee
Process by which a government gains control over a territory not presently under their jurisdiction. annex
policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against Jews Anti-Semitism
British-American declaration that stated the countries aims for the outcome of the war. Stated people of every nation should be free to choose their own form of government and live free of fear and want, disarmament, and a permanent system of general security. atlantic charter
policy by which Great Britain and France agreed to Germany's annexation of the Sudetenland in agreement for not taking any additional Czech territory. appeasment
April 1942, American soldiers were forced to march 65 miles to prison camps by their Japanese captors. It is called the Death March because so many of the prisoners died en route. Bataan Death March
an aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the German Luftwaffe (air force), which carried out extensive bombing in Britain, and the British Royal Air Force, which offered successful resistance. battle of britian
1939; Britain and France could buy goods from the United States if they paid in full and transported them. cash and carry
protective measures in case of attack civil defense
Political leader who rules a country with absolute power, usually by force dictator
giving up military weapons Disarmament
Wiping out an entire group of people genocide
the gathering of resources and preparation for war. mobilization
Originally designed to avoid American involvement in World War II by preventing loans to those countries taking part in the conflict; modified in 1939 to allow aid to the Allies Neutrality Acts
US military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan on December 7, 1941, bringing the United States into World War II Pearl Harbor

Between The Wars Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

These were how Stalin rid Russia of unsatisfactory people Purges
No man's land between Germany and France. Rhineland
A leading figure in the Mexican Revolution, the main leader of the peasant revolution in the state of Morelos, and the inspiration of the agrarian movement called Zapatismo. (First and last name) Emiliano Zapata
What was the Supreme Soviet? Legislative Branch
There were two of these natural disasters in Japan during this time. One in 1933 and one in 1935, both caused wide-spread damage. Earthquakes
What type of government did Stalin lead Totalitarian
Hitler's brand of discrimination Antisemitism
The superior race, Hitler's end goal was to have a world of these. Aryans
List of economic goals created by Stalin. (Three words) Five Year Plan
Chinese communist revolutionary and founding father of the People's Republic of China. (first and last name) Maozedong
Chinese communist revolutionary and founding father of the People's Republic of China. (first and last name) Egyptian Independence
An insurrection in British Nigeria which occurred in November 1929.(Three words) The Women's War
The type of protest endorsed by Gandhi. Nonviolent
The political party founded in 1911 by Sun Yat- sen; it governed China under Jiang Jieshi Guomindang
Fascist leader in Italy Mussolini
Official religion Atheism
The original symbol of fascism, an ancient Imperial Roman symbol of power carried by lictors in front of magistrates; a bundle of sticks featuring an axe, indicating the power over life and death. Fasces
Who is always watching?(Two words) Big Brother
An authoritarian and nationalistic right-wing system of government and social organization. Fascism
Mexican statesman, writer, and revolutionary who served as the 33rd president of Mexico from 1911 until his assassination in 1913. He was an advocate for social justice and democracy. (First and last name) Francis Comandero
The Japanese invasion of _____ began on September 18, 1931, when the Kwantung Army of the Empire of Japan invaded Manchuria immediately following the Mukden Incident. Manchuria
Iinternational communist organization that advocated world communism, also known as Third International, Cominterm
Political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule.(first and last name) Mohandas Ghandi
Britain controlled ____ through Colonial Rule Africa
Japanese emperor who came to the throne in the 1920s. He reigned over the Japanese in World War II. Hirohito
Mexican general and politician who served seven terms as President of Mexico, a total of three and a half decades .(first and last name) Porfiro Diaz
A nationalist liberal political party in Egypt Wafd Party

Medieval Japan Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the Capital of Japan. Tokyo
Warriors of Japan Samurai
Warlords who lead Japanese army Shoguns
The highest ranked person on the feudal pyramid Emperor
The lowest ranked people on the feudal pyramid Eta
The sword that the Samurai uses Katana
A hierarchy of social structure Feudalism
common towns people Chonin
a place of drama and dance Kabukai Theatre
Wealthy land owners Daimyo's
US Commodore that landed on Japan Commodore perry
people who invaded Japan Mongols