History Quiz / 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

Forced Order
Score 0/61 Timer 10:00
Which beach did the Canadians take as part of the D-Day, Normandy landings?
Which Italian city did the Canadians capture partly by using the 'mouse holing' tactic?
The single largest aviation training program in history
Which country did Italy invade just before WWII?
Japanese cities where the Americans dropped atomic bombs
The unofficial name of a Second World War paramilitary and commando training installation.
The name given to women who married soldiers from other countries during WWI and WWII
Who was the Canadian Prime Minister during WWII?
The term used to describe the genocide of 6 million Jews during WWII
What is the word that refers to a rapid breakthrough enemy lines.
What is the name of the area along the German border with France, that Hitler wanted to re-militarize?
When was the Liberation of the Netherlands?
Which battle involved British civilian ships rescuing soldiers from France?
Dictator of Italy
Which Chinese province did Japan attack in 1932?
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.
During the war, what was the name given to the countries who OPPOSED, Germany, Italy and Japan?
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
When was the Battle of Dieppe?
Japanese commander of the attack on Pearl Harbour
Dictator of Germany
During the war, what was the name given to the PARTNERSHIP of Germany, Italy, and Japan
What is the word that refers to Hitler's plan to create more living space for Germans in the East?
Which country did Hitler invade, that started WWII?
What type of military ship was used to escort unarmed ships?
When did Canada declare war?
The place the Japanese attacked, that resulted in the Americans entering WWII.
In which city were many Canadians taken prisoner of war by the Japanese?
Which country did the Canadians liberate in 1945?
Type of bomb was dropped on Japan after Pearl Harbour
What was the name of the agreement that permitted the Nazi annexation of Czechoslovakia's Sudentenland..
Which was one of the most deadly death camps?
What is the German word that means 'Lightening War'?
Dictator of Russia
Another name for the Normandy landings?
A battle where nearly 60% of the allied forces were either killed, wounded, or captured.
Which country did the Sudetenland belong to before it was given to Nazi Germany in the Munich Agreement?
What was the name of the air battle in 1940?
What was Auschwitz?
The date of D-Day (the Normandy Landings)
Which group of Canadians was interned during WWII?
Which Italian town did the Canadians capture in 1943?
In 1941, where were the Canadians defeated by the Japanese?
Prime minister of Japan during WWII
What was the largest single revolt by the Jews during the Holocaust?
Which German operation was almost successful in capturing Moscow, until the winter caused difficulties for his troops?`
What was the policy in the 1930s that aimed to avoid war with the dictatorships of Germany
The spy whose code name was 'Intrepid'
What is the name of a Russian prison camp
Canadian scientist and broadcaster who was in a Japanese internment camp
What type of party were the Nazis?
What did the allies use to detect the German submarines?
What was the name of the policy designed to avoid war with Germany?
What is the name of the book Hitler wrote outlining his beliefs?
Nazi Germany's plan to kill all the Jews of Europe.
What were the anti-Semitic laws enacted in 1935?
What happened in Canada as a result of the attack on Pearl Harbour?
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?
What was the name of the disastrous Canadian raid on the French coast, that happened in 1942?
Which agreement gave the Sudetenland to Germany?
What is the name given to a group of unarmed ships accompanied by a battleship?

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.