Grade 10 Canadian History WWII part 1 of 3

Random History or Nintendo Quiz

Can you name the the information about Canada during WWII?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
In 1941, where were the Canadians defeated by the Japanese?
What was the name of a campaign that began on the first day of the European war and lasted for six years, involved thousands of ships and stretched over hundreds of miles of the va
Dictator of Germany
Prime minister of Japan during WWII
What is the word that refers to a rapid breakthrough enemy lines.
What was Auschwitz?
During the war, what was the name given to the countries who OPPOSED, Germany, Italy and Japan?
Type of bomb was dropped on Japan after Pearl Harbour
The date of D-Day (the Normandy Landings)
Which battle involved British civilian ships rescuing soldiers from France?
Nazi Germany's plan to kill all the Jews of Europe.
Which country did the Sudetenland belong to before it was given to Nazi Germany in the Munich Agreement?
Which agreement gave the Sudetenland to Germany?
What is the German word that means 'Lightening War'?
Which German operation was almost successful in capturing Moscow, until the winter caused difficulties for his troops?`
What type of military ship was used to escort unarmed ships?
What was the name of the air battle in 1940?
What happened in Canada as a result of the attack on Pearl Harbour?
What is the name given to a group of unarmed ships accompanied by a battleship?
What was the policy in the 1930s that aimed to avoid war with the dictatorships of Germany
What type of party were the Nazis?
What did the allies use to detect the German submarines?
What is the word that refers to Hitler's plan to create more living space for Germans in the East?
Another name for the Normandy landings?
Japanese commander of the attack on Pearl Harbour
The unofficial name of a Second World War paramilitary and commando training installation.
Canadian scientist and broadcaster who was in a Japanese internment camp
Which beach did the Canadians take as part of the D-Day, Normandy landings?
Which country did Hitler invade, that started WWII?
The place the Japanese attacked, that resulted in the Americans entering WWII.
When was the Liberation of the Netherlands?
What was the largest single revolt by the Jews during the Holocaust?
The single largest aviation training program in history
Which country did the Canadians liberate in 1945?
Which group of Canadians was interned during WWII?
What is the word that is used for a technique where soldiers blast through walls, throw grenades through the gaps and then use more grenades to move down the stairs?
During the war, what was the name given to the PARTNERSHIP of Germany, Italy, and Japan
Which was one of the most deadly death camps?
Which country did Italy invade just before WWII?
In which city were many Canadians taken prisoner of war by the Japanese?
The term used to describe the genocide of 6 million Jews during WWII
Japanese cities where the Americans dropped atomic bombs
What is the name of a Russian prison camp
Which Italian town did the Canadians capture in 1943?
When was the Battle of Dieppe?
The place where the allied forces attacked a German occupied French port. The attack began at 5 am, and a retreat was called at 9 am.
The name given to women who married soldiers from other countries during WWI and WWII
Dictator of Italy
What was the name of the policy designed to avoid war with Germany?
When did Canada declare war?
What was the name of the disastrous Canadian raid on the French coast, that happened in 1942?
What is the name of the book Hitler wrote outlining his beliefs?
What were the anti-Semitic laws enacted in 1935?
Who was the Canadian Prime Minister during WWII?
A battle where nearly 60% of the allied forces were either killed, wounded, or captured.
The spy whose code name was 'Intrepid'
What is the name of the area along the German border with France, that Hitler wanted to re-militarize?
Which Chinese province did Japan attack in 1932?
Which Italian city did the Canadians capture partly by using the 'mouse holing' tactic?
Dictator of Russia
What was the name of the agreement that permitted the Nazi annexation of Czechoslovakia's Sudentenland..

Friend Scores

  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...


Created Sep 27, 2010ReportNominate
Tags:Canada, Nintendo, explanation