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Harry S. Truman

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Harry Truman was the 33rd President and took office after only 82 days of being Vice President under Franklin D. Roosevelt. During his service in Office, Truman saw the launch of the atom bomb on Japan and the end of World War II. Many people criticized him during his presidency at the end of the war, but scholars today agree that he was one of the great Presidents.

  1. 1. What war ended during Truman's term?
    1. a. WW1
    2. b. Civil War
    3. c. WW2
  2. 2. Which president was Truman?
    1. a. 30th
    2. b. 33rd
    3. c. 31st
  3. 3. What happened in Japan during Truman's term?
    1. a. Atom bomb
    2. b. Earthquake
    3. c. Fire