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Friday japan

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Friday japan

  1. 1. Bellringer 1. What is something from your history you wished you had not done? 2. What are two things from American history that you wish Americans didn’t do?
  2. 2. Problem of history
  3. 3. Problem of history
  4. 4. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h ziFBOx4yqc
  5. 5. New Mexico July 16,1945 VE Day – May 7
  6. 6. “Fat Man” “Little Boy”
  7. 7. Why the atomic bomb against Japan? • Hiroshima August 6, 1945 – 130,000 deaths • Nagasaki August 9, 1945 – 70,000 deaths • VJ Day August 14, 1945 Japan
  8. 8. Effects of bomb Hiroshima before Hiroshima after
  9. 9. Japanese Survivors Burned Family members Ovaries Koreans
  10. 10. Reasons to use the atomic bomb • Japanese surrender • USSR develops bomb
  11. 11. Nagasaki today
  12. 12. Japan • US occupies • New constitution – No military, US protects – Apply Samurai code to business – “If you can’t beat them, join them”
  13. 13. Modern Japan, History problems On your notes, 1. Why is World War II a difficult subject for Japan? 2. What conflict is Japan having with China and South Korea? (p1-2) 3. How are Japanese history books being changed? (p3) 4. Why would that controversy matter to Japanese people? 5. How is Mr. Abe (president since 2012) different? 6. What are Chinese students taught about World War II? (p 6) 7. Describe a similar controversy the US could have in our books.

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