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Who is the author of the novel: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas? (2 words) John Boyne
What was the abbreviation for the 'Hitler Youth'? HJ
What was the German word for 'night of the broken glass'? Kristallnacht
What was the name given to the race-related Nazi laws introduced in 1935? (2 words) Nuremberg laws
What political party was Hitler the head of? (2 words) Nazi party
'Jude' is the German word for what? (2 words) Jewish person
What is the name of the religion followed by Jewish people? Judaism
What was the name of the female branch of the Hitler Youth, established in 1930? (4 words) League of German Girls
In September 1935, Hitler deprived Jewish people of citizenship rights and banned _____________________. Intermarriages
In Poland, the Nazis established this living arrangement for the 'undesirables' of the Nazi state. Ghettos
The salute given to Hitler was called the ________________. (2 words) Heil Hitler
The name of Hitler's autobiography. (2 words) Mein Kampf
What was the name given to Hitler's 'master' race of Germans with blonde hair and blue eyes? Aryan

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WW2 crossword puzzle

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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

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Nazi Germany Crossword

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The political party that dominated Germany from 1933-1945 Nazi
The leader of Germany from 1933-1945; nicknamed die fuhrer Hitler
The leader of the SS troops Himmler
Institutionalized many of the racial theories prevalent in Nazi ideology Nuremberg Laws
The interwar-period government that (1918-1933) Wiemar Republic
Served as the second president of Germany Paul von Hindenburg
The name of the book Hitler wrote while incarcerated Mein Kampf
The event that marked the turning point between passive and aggressive anti-semitic actions kristallnacht
The Nazi party paramilitary troops SS troops
The symbol adopted by the Nazi's Swastika
The name Hitler gave to his government Third Reich
Event that allowed Hitler's Nazis to convince the people to vote for them instead of the popular communist party Reichstag FIre
Hitler's idea of the master race Aryan Race
Hitler's attempt to carry out his "Final solution" Holocaust
Capital of Germany where the 1936 Olympics were held Berlin
The African-American man who upstaged Hitler by winning a gold in the Olympics Jesse Owen
The event in which Hitler ordered the Gestapo and SS to take out rival Nazi leaders night of the long knives
The Nazi secret police Gestapo
Name of the German air force Luftwaffe

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Holocaust Crossword Puzzle

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Who was Hitler's main target in the Holocaust? Jews
About how many Jews were murdered during the Holocaust? Six Million
This category began paying income taxes for the first time in 1942 with the Revenue Act Middle Class
FDR rejected a plan where by U.S. would have bombed RR tracks leading to this camp in Poland during WW2 Auschwitz
Hitler's favored people Aryans
The term used for the offical policy of the extermination of all European Jews Final Solution
"Lighting War"- term used to describe German military strategy during WW2 Blizkrieg
German word for Jews Juden
Walled section of a city in which Jews were required to live during the Holocaust Ghetto
Prejudice against Jews Anti-Semitism
An interment camp holding enemies of German-often identified with Jews during WW2 Concentration Camps
National socialist German workers' party-the party of Adolf Hitler and those in power in Germany during WW2 Nazis
The name given to the deaths of about six-million Jews during WW2 Holocaust
Originally Hitler's elite guard- later in charger of death camps SS
Large charmbers, built and used in Nazi death camps Gas Cambers

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The Rise of Adolf Hitler Crossword

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What was Hitlers' wife name Eva
A stage where the economy dropped greatly Great Depression
Supreme chancellor of Germany Adolf Hitler
Political group associated with Adolf Hitler Nazi Party
Beer hall in Germany Putsch
What religion/nationality did Hitler dislike the most Jews
What symbol was on the Nazi flag Swastika
The most famous concentration camp Auschwitz
Who invaded Germany during World War 2 Soviet Union
Adolf Hitler's book he wrote in prison Mein Kampf
What war did Adolf serve in World War One
President of Germany before HItler Hugenberg
What did Hitler drink to kill himself poison
The pact between Stalin and Hitler Nonaggression
Where Hitler was sent to prison Landsberg
Offensive air raids on London London Blitz
What was Hitler's dog name Blondi
What did Hitler call the master race Aryan
In 1933 Hitler was named what of Germany Chancellor
The treaty that made Germany pay the allies Treaty of Versailles

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Rise of Totalitarianism Crossword

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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

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Fascism crossword Puzzle

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Living Space Lebensraum
Italy, Germany, and Russia used this to control the citizens Secret Police
"The master race" Aryans
Dictator of Italy Mussolini
One of the Causes for social unrest unemployment
Dictator of Germany Hitler
Dictator of Russia Stalin
Nationalist Socialist German Workers' Party Nazis
These people hated Nationalism/Fascism Communists
Hate of Jews Antisemitism
One of the causes for social unrest Inflation
Book written by Hitler Mein Kampf
Nazis use this symbol Swastika
Ruler with total power Dictator
Extremely nationalistic group that gives power to a dictator Fascism
What Germany and Italy were bitter about Treaty of Versailles
Title of ruler in Germany Fuhrer
Title of ruler in Italy Duce

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. Crossword

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Extreme nationalism and blind loyalty to the state Fascism
Country where a single party controls the government Tolitarian State
Member of the National Socialist German Workers Party Nazis
Prison camp for Jews during WW2 Concentration camp
Giving into to aggression in order to avoid war Appeasement
"Lighting War" by Germany in WW2 during the night Blitzkrieg
Day of invasion of western Europe June 6, 1944 D-day
Code name for once allied invasion of Normandy in 1944 Operation Overlord
WW2 Japanese pilots trained for suicide attacks Kamakazi
Nazi war crime trials held in 1945/1946 Nuremberg trials
Leader of the German Nazi party Hitler
Mass genocide of millions of Jews, etc. Holocaust
Hitler's book written in prison "My struggle" Mein Kampf
Against Axis powers Allied nations
Policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against Jews Anti-semitism
Japan, Italy Germany Axis powers
Camps used to kill Jews under HItler/Nazi Germany Death camps
Political leader who rules a country with absolute power Dictator
Wiping out an entire group of people Genocide
Believed in an Aryan race/ Racial purity Nazi party
Originally designed to avoid America's involvement in world war 2 Neutrality act
Taking items short in supply and distributing them according to a system Rationing
Advertising character to encourage women to take factory jobs Rosie the Riveter
1939 Agreement between USSR and Germany Non-aggression pact
Organization founded after WW2 to promote international peace United Nations

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Holocaust Crossword

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The name for hatred towards Jewish people Antisemitism
Where the Jewish people were made to live Ghettos
The name of the German group behind the Holocaust Nazis
This was mainly used to kill the Jews in the camps Gas
The area in the world where the Holocaust took place Europe
A famous concentration camp Auschwitz
The name for the mass murder of 6 million of Jews Holocaust
The amount of Jewish people killed during this event six million
The leader of the German group Hitler
The name of the war in which the Holocaust took place WW2

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World War 2 Crossword

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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

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Holocaust Crossword Puzzle

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About how many Jews were murdered during The Holocaust ? Six-Million
What class began paying income taxes for the first time in 1942 with the Revenue Act ? Middle Class
"Lighting War"- term used to describe German military strategy during WW2. Blizkrieg
Walled section of a city in which Jews were required to live during The Holocaust. Ghettos
Who was Hitler's main target in The Holocaust ? Jews
FDR rejected a plan where by U.S. would have bombed RR tracks leading to this camp in Poland during WW2. Auschwitz
Hitler's favored people. Aryans
The term used for the official policy of the extermination of all European Jews. Final Solution
German word for Jews. Juden
Prejudice against Jews. Anti-Semitism
National socialist German workers' party- the party of Adolf Hitler and those during WW2 in power in Germany during WW2. Nazis
Originally Hitler's elite guard- later in charge of death camps. SS
Large chambers built and used in Nazi death camps. Gas Chambers
An interment camp holding enemies of German- often identified with Jews. Concentration Camps
The name given to the deaths of about six million Jews during WW2. Holocaust

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