Quiz: How Much Do You Know About the Pacific Front in WWII?
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How Much Do You Know About the Pacific Front in WWII?
By: Annette
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About This Quiz

The Pacific Front was one of the major theaters of WWII. It was there that many brave men lost their lives, sacrificing everything for their countries. Their legacy shall never be forgotten. In this quiz, we're going to see how much you really know.

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Where is Pearl Harbor located?
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Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor was focused on the U.S. ______.
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How soon after Pearl Harbor did the U.S. join the Allies?
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What was the name for Japanese suicide attacks?
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What new weapon was used in Japan?
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Who ordered the dropping of the atomic bomb?
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Which of these was a part of the Pacific theater?
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The American goal was to take over _____ islands in the Pacific.
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In what year did Japan invade China?
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What critical battle curbed Japan's dominance of Southeast Asia?
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In the Battle of Midway, how many Japanese aircraft carriers were sunk?
1
4
8
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Which of these islands in the South Pacific was fought over?
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How long did it take to win the island of Iwo Jima?
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When was the Japanese army finally pushed back to Japan?
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True or False: The U.S. invaded the main island of Japan.
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After the dropping of the bomb on Hiroshima, Japan _______.
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After the dropping of the bomb on Nagasaki, Japan _____.
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Who was emperor of Japan at the time of their surrender?
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Aboard what ship did Japan sign the surrender treaty?
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What is the name for the day of Japanese surrender?
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What planes were often used on the Pacific front against Japan?
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During most of WWII, the Soviet Union was at _____ with Japan.
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True or False: The Japanese were guilty of war crimes during WWII.
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Who had the policy of "kill all, burn all, loot all"?
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When Japan first attacked China in 1937, the U.S. _______.
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Which of these was an Allied power in the Pacific?
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Who was the U.S. president for most of WWII?
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Who was the leader of China during WWII?
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Who was the Commander of the Allied Forces in the Southwest Pacific?
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In how many major theaters did soldiers fight during World War II?
1
2
3
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Who was Prime Minister of Japan beginning in 1941?
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Japan was part of the _____.
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Who brought the United States into the war?
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What was the name of the pact of the Axis powers?
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