Causes of World War 2 <ul><li>Circumstances </li></ul><ul><li>Punishment of Germany at the end of WW1 </li></ul><ul><li>Hi...
Causes of World War 2 Sudentenland
OUTCOMES OF WW2 <ul><li>Italy surrenders 1943 – Mussolini escapes </li></ul><ul><li>Mussolini captured & executed April 19...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

WW2 Causes & Outcomes

24,093 views

Published on

Published in: Education
  • Be the first to comment

WW2 Causes & Outcomes

  1. 1. Causes of World War 2 <ul><li>Circumstances </li></ul><ul><li>Punishment of Germany at the end of WW1 </li></ul><ul><li>Hitler’s goal of restoring the pride and power of Germany </li></ul><ul><li>Japan’s goal of imperializing Asia </li></ul><ul><li>The memories of WW1 caused nations to be cautious </li></ul><ul><li>Events </li></ul><ul><li>March 1939 – Germany invades Sudetenland & Czechoslovakia </li></ul><ul><li>1 September 1939: The German invasion of Poland. </li></ul><ul><li>3 September 1939: France and Britain declared war on Germany. </li></ul><ul><li>7 July 1937: The Japanese invasion of China (the start of the Second Sino-Japanese War). </li></ul><ul><li>1931: The Japanese invasion of Manchuria. </li></ul><ul><li>Pg 8 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Causes of World War 2 Sudentenland
  3. 3. OUTCOMES OF WW2 <ul><li>Italy surrenders 1943 – Mussolini escapes </li></ul><ul><li>Mussolini captured & executed April 1945 </li></ul><ul><li>Hitler commits suicide April 30, 1945 </li></ul><ul><li>Germany surrenders May 8, 1945 </li></ul><ul><li>Japan surrenders Sep 2, 1945 </li></ul><ul><li>France, England & USA control West Germany and West Berlin </li></ul><ul><li>Soviet Union controls East Germany and East Berlin </li></ul><ul><li>The Iron Curtain divides Europe in two – </li></ul><ul><li>Democracy (West) vs. Communists(East) </li></ul>

×