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What term was used to identify the Alliance of Germany?
WWII Test Review
|What event occurred on D-Day?||The Allied invasion of France|
|How did the Japanese try to build a Pacific empire?||By taking over US, British & French territories|
|What term was used to identify the alliance of Germany, Italy & Japan?||Axis Powers|
What was the aim of the Treaty of Versailles?
The treaty forced Germany to surrender colonies in Africa, Asia and the Pacific; cede territory to other nations like France and Poland; reduce the size of its military; pay war reparations to the Allied countries; and accept guilt for the war.
How did Germany comply with the Treaty of Versailles?
Germany’s compliance with the treaty’s terms was to be assured by an Allied occupation of the Rhineland and the presence of the Inter-Allied Commissions of Control.
What was the worst part of the Treaty of Versailles?
Perhaps the most humiliating portion of the treaty for defeated Germany was Article 231, commonly known as the “War Guilt Clause.” This clause forced the German nation to accept complete responsibility for starting World War I. As such, Germany was to be held liable for all material damages.
How did the peace settlement of 1919 affect Germany?
The shame of defeat and the 1919 peace settlement played an important role in the rise of Nazism in Germany and the coming of a second “world war” just 20 years later. 1 The treaty required demilitarization of the Rhineland, the loss of 13% of Germany’s prewar territories, and extensive reparation payments by Germany.
What was the name of the Allied attack on Germany?
Under the command General Eisenhower, the Allied forces launched an attack on German forces in France. What was the name of this attack? The name of the Palestinian campaign of civil disobedience against Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, which continued into the 1990s.