FC: Hideki Tojo By: Dakota Bailey
2: Why I chose this topic I chose it because I thought his name was cool and I wanted to learn something new.
3: What I already knew and where I got this information I didn't know anything about Hideki Tojo at the start of the project, but now I know a lot.
4: Main Point 1 What did he do in history to make him famous? He was Prime Minister of Japan during WWII. He told Emperor Hirohito that Japan would become a third world country if they didn't attack America for cutting off their shipments of raw materials.
5: Main Point 2 Why did he bomb Pearl Harbor? America stopped shipping Japan goods because in WWI they were allies and now they weren't.
6: Main Point 3 What was his punishment for bombing Pearl Harbor? He was found guilty of major war crimes and hung by the International Military Tribunal.
7: Conclusion Hideki Tojo, the Prime Minister of Japan, bombed Pearl Harbor because America cut off Japan's shipments of raw materials.
8: What I learned I learned that not only did Tojo bomb Pearl Harbor but that 2,000 Americans were killed, 1,300 were injured, and 1,000 were missing. The Japanese loses were fewer than 100 casualties.
9: Bibliography/ Source List "Tojo Hideki." Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. 2010. Grolier Online. 26 Jan. 2010