1.) World war 2 was a major war in our society. In WWII, the axis and the allies were the two main sides in the war. Japan, Germany, and Italy made up the axis. British Empire, Soviet Union, United States, and France made up the allies. British Empire, Soviet Union, and the United States were also known as "The Big Three".

2.) The allies were known as the good guys in the war and the axis were known as the bad guys. Britain and France were at war against Germany. Within a week Australia, New Zealand, Canada and south Africa had join the war. Poles fought Germans, Italians fought Americans and Japanese fought Australians.

3.) FDR was the president at the time and he was also known as the hero. Hitler was one of the villians in the war.