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Texas in World War II

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  • Q1
    What are Victory Gardens?
    food grown to eat during celebrations
    food grown to save resources and to send to soldiers
    a place where they sign important war documents
    award winning food grown by a farmer
    30s
  • Q2
    200,000 people moved to Texas during the 1940's.
    True
    False
    30s
  • Q3
    What jobs did most newcomers to Texas have?
    worked in Victory Gardens
    worked on ranches
    worked in factories
    worked as fishermen
    30s
  • Q4
    Besides gasoline, what else is made from oil?
    plastics
    steel
    food
    soaps/lotions
    30s
  • Q5
    What does 'petrochemical' mean?
    a chemical obtained from solar power
    a chemical obtained from petroleum and natural gas
    a chemical obtained from pets
    a chemical obtained from petros
    30s
  • Q6
    This city had many workers building ships and producing steel.
    Dallas
    El Paso
    Austin
    Houston
    30s
  • Q7
    Why were women working during WW2?
    because they were bored being housewives
    because the men were too lazy
    because the men were off fighting
    because the men told them they could
    30s
  • Q8
    What ended because of WWII?
    countries invading other countries
    The Great Depression
    Communism
    women working
    30s
  • Q9
    Before the U.S. joined WWII in 1941, how were they helping?
    providing food for the hungry
    providing water for the allies
    providing weapons of war to their allies
    providing work for the women
    30s
  • Q10
    Why did people have to ration sugar, gas, and coffee?
    because they wanted to help
    because those things are bad for you
    because they sent all of it to Germany
    because there wasn't very much of it being produced
    30s

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