Why was there a second world war?
There was a second world war because some person said something about religon and everybody agreed so they decided to have a war that's why!!!!!!!!!!!
No. it was not the first war in the world, there were hundreds before. It was, however, the second war after world war 1 that at the end encompassed the greater part of the world including Europe, Asia/Pacific, Africa, Australia. World War II doesn't mean second war in the world but rather "World Wide War" Karl
The war of 1914-1918 was known as the Great War. In the 1930s, the Great War became known as the First World War, so inevitably the 1939-1945 war became the Second World War. The name "World War" was used some time 1939. Newspapers and governments in the democratic countries discussed how they could avoid a second world war. In Germany, secret conferences were held to plan for and work out how to start what even…