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World Conflicts 2.

Which of the following events took place first as the nation moved from economic prosperity to economic hardship?
a) Great Depression
b) stock market crash
c) New Deal
d) bank failures

During the Great Depression, all democratic nations _______.
a) controlled federal spending.
b) became more involved in the lives of citizens
c) lowered taxes on imported goods
d) became less involved in the economy

Believers in fascism took control of governments in _______.
a) Spain and France
b) Germany and Bulgaria
c) Italy and Hungary
d) Germany and Italy

Adolf Hitler rose to power in Germany by appealing to all of the following EXCEPT ___.
a) widespread economic fears
b) hatred of the Treaty of Versailles
c) national pride
d) a belief in democracy

What type of government did Hitler favor?
a) extreme socialism
b) extreme communism
c) extreme nationalism
d) extreme isolationism

What did Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, and Benito Mussolini all have in common?
a) They set up Fascist governments.
b) They collectivized farms.
c) They built totalitarian states.
d) They trusted each other.

Whose followers were known as the "Black Shirts?"
a) Joseph Stalin
b) Benito Mussolini
c) Adolf Hitler
d) Victor Emmanuel III

Which group took control of Japan in the 1930s?
a) the emperor's family
b) industrialists
c) military leaders
d) Meiji reformers

The US responded to the growing totalitarian threat with a policy of _______.
a) militarism
b) isolationism
c) appeasement
d) aggression

How did Adolf Hitler respond to the terms of the Treaty of Versailles?
a) He upheld them.
b) He violated them.
c) He renegotiated them.
d) He appealed to the League of Nations.

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