Part 2 - American HistoryPart 2.3 - Recent American History and Other Important Historical Information

78. Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s

Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s - World War I
  • World War I
  • World War II
  • Korean War
  • Vietnam War
  • (Persian) Gulf War

The United States fought five wars in the 1900s: World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and the (Persian) Gulf War. World War I began in 1914. It was a long and bloody struggle. The United States entered the war in 1917 after German submarines attacked British and U.S. ships, and the Germans contacted Mexico about starting a war against the United States. The war ended in 1918 when the Allied Powers (led by Britain, France, Italy, and the United States) defeated the Central Powers (led by Germany, Austria-Hungary, and the Ottoman Empire). The Treaty of Versailles officially ended the war in 1919. World War I was called “the war to end all wars.” World War II began in 1939 when Germany invaded Poland. France and Great Britain then declared war on Germany. Germany had alliances with Italy and Japan, and together they formed the Axis powers. The United States entered World War II in 1941, after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The United States joined France, Great Britain, and the Soviet Union as the Allied powers and led the 1944 invasion of France known as D-Day. The liberation of Europe from German power was completed by May 1945. World War II did not end until Japan surrendered in September 1945. The Korean War began in 1950 when the North Korean Army moved across the 38th parallel into South Korea. The 38th parallel was a boundary established after World War II. This boundary separated the northern area of Korea, which was under communist influence, from the southern area of Korea, which was allied with the United States. At the time, the United States was providing support to establish a democratic South Korean government. The United States provided military support to stop the advance of the North Korean Army. In the Korean conflict, democratic governments directly confronted communist governments. The fighting ended in 1953, with the establishment of the countries of North Korea and South Korea. From 1959 to 1975, United States Armed Forces and the South Vietnamese Army fought against the North Vietnamese in the Vietnam War. The United States supported the democratic government in the south of the country to help it resist pressure from the communist north. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon, the capital of South Vietnam. In 1976, Vietnam was under total communist control. Almost 60,000 American men and women in the military died or were missing as a result of the Vietnam War. On August 2, 1990, the Persian Gulf War began when Iraq invaded Kuwait. This invasion put the Iraqi Army closer to Saudi Arabia and its oil reserves, which supplied much of the world with oil. The United States and many other countries wanted to drive the Iraqi Army out of Kuwait and prevent it from invading other nearby countries. In January 1991, the United States led an international coalition of forces authorized by the United Nations into battle against the Iraqi Army. Within a month, the coalition had driven the Iraqis from Kuwait. The coalition declared a cease-fire on February 28, 1991.

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Mencione una guerra durante los años 1900 en la que peleó los Estados Unidos.

  • la Primera Guerra Mundial
  • la Segunda Guerra Mundial
  • la Guerra de Corea
  • la Guerra de Vietnam
  • la Guerra del Golfo (Pérsico)

اذكر حرباً واحدة خاضتها الولايات المتحدة في القرن العشرين.

  • الحرب العالمية الأولى
  • الحرب العالمية الثانية
  • الحرب الكورية
  • حرب فيتنام
  • حرب الخليج )الفارسي(

列舉一場美國在 1900 年代參與的戰爭 。

  • 第一次世界大戰
  • 第二次世界大戰
  • 朝鮮戰爭
  • 越戰
  • (波斯灣)海灣戰爭

1900년대에 미국이 치룬 전쟁 중 한 가지를 말하라.

  • 세계 1차 대전
  • 세계 2차 대전
  • 한국 전쟁
  • 베트남 전쟁
  • (페르시아) 걸프 전쟁

Sabihin ang isang digmaan na nakipaglaban ang Estados Unidos noong 1900s.

  • Unang Digmaang Pandaigdig
  • Ikalawang Digmaang Pandaigdig
  • Digmaan sa Korea
  • Digmaan sa Vietnam
  • Digmaan sa (Persian) Gulf

Cho biết một cuộc chiến mà Hoa Kỳ tham dự vào thập niên 1900.

  • Thế Chiến Thứ Nhất
  • Thế Chiến Thứ Hai
  • Chiến Tranh Cao Ly (Triều Tiên)
  • Chiến Tranh Việt Nam
  • Chiến tranh Vùng Vịnh (Ba Tư)

ציינו מלחמה אחת שנלחמה ארה”ב במאה ה-20?

  • מלחמת העולם הראשונה
  • מלחמת העולם השנייה
  • מלחמה קוריאנית
  • מלחמת וייטנאם
  • מלחמת המפרץ

Назовите одну из войн, в которой участвовали США в ХХ веке?

  • Первая
  • мировая война
  • Вторая мировая война
  • Война в Корее
  • Война во Вьетнаме
  • Война в (Персидском) заливе

Emerto nje beteje te luftuar nga Shtetet e Bashkuara.

  • Lufta e Pare boterore
  • Lufta e Dyte boterore
  • Lufta ndaj Korese
  • Lufta ndaj Vietnamit
  • Lufta Persiane

Imenuj jedan rat u kojem su Američke Države učestvovale u 1900-im.

  • Prvi svjetski rat
  • Drugi svjetski rat
  • Koreanski rat
  • Vijetnamski rat
  • (Persijski) Zaljevski rat

یکی از جنگهایی را که امریکا در سدۀ 1900 در آن شرکت کرد را نام ببرید.

  • جنگ جهانی اول
  • جنگ جهانی دوم
  • جنگ کره
  • جنگ ویتنام
  • جنگ خلیج )فارس(

Citez une guerre combatue par les Etats-Unis pendant le vingtième siècle.

  • La première Guerre Mondiale
  • La deuxième Guerre Mondiale
  • La guerre de Corée
  • La guerre du Vietnam
  • La guerre du Golfe (Persique)

Qhia ib tsug rog uas Asmesliskas tau sib tua rau thaum 1900s.

  • Tsov Rog Ntiaj Teb zaum I
  • Tsov Rog Ntiaj Teb zaum II
  • Tsov Rog Kaus Lim
  • Tsov Rog Nyab Laj
  • Tsov Rog (Persian) Gulf War

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