What is your general belief about who or what is most responsible for causing the conflict?

The conflict was started by Japs bombing Pearl Harbor.

What is the relevant background information (i.e. who, what, when, where)?

The american war ship Fleet Was bombed by japs.On December,7 1941 in
Pearl Harbor.

What were 3 factors that helped cause the conflict (politics, economics, geography, history)?

The US cut off trading to Japan.

The Japanese needed oil and other raw material.

President Rosevelt singed a bill, to have all japanese americans in internment camps.

Explain why one factor is more important than the others.
The US cuttiing off trade because the japs got mad and wanted to bomb us.

How could the conflict have been avoided?

The us could of not cut off trading to japan.

What sources of information have you used?

Naval Hitory And Heriteage