Statistics for World War II - Multiple Choice

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Question Answer % Correct
How did Hitler die?Suicide
89%
Did the Germans ever capture Moscow?No
87%
What was the name of the American effort to build an atomic bomb?The Manhattan Project
87%
What was the role of Joseph Goebbels in the Nazi government?Minister of Propaganda
80%
What machine did the Germans use to (unsuccessfully) encrypt their messages?Enigma machine
76%
What was the code name of the German invasion of the Soviet Union?Operation Barbarossa
70%
Who was the commander of Germany's Afrika Korps?Erwin Rommel
69%
Which of these countries did NOT fight in WWII?Ireland
68%
What country signed a non-aggression pact with Germany in August, 1939?Soviet Union
68%
When Japan surrendered in 1945, which of these cities were still under its control?All of the above
67%
What city's fall to the Japanese in 1942 caused 80,000 British and allied troops to be taken prisoner?Singapore
56%
About 70 million people died as a result of WWII. What percent of these people were from the United States?0.6%
51%
Which of the following is NOT a Winston Churchill speech?We have nothing to fear but fear itself
50%
How many aircraft carriers did the Japanese destroy during their attack on Pearl Harbor?None
39%
Prior to the Nazi takeover, the German government was known as the Weimar Republic. Who or what is Weimar?A city
34%

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