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    • author "me"
    • fileName "Ww1"
    • tags ""
    • description "Jan6"
    • between what years was ww1
    • 1914-1918
  1. What were the causes of ww1
    • 1. Militarism
    • 2. Alliances
    • 3. Nationalism
    • 4. Imperialism
    • 5. Competion
  2. What is militarism
    Building military, arms race
  3. What were the two alliances
    • 1. Triple alliance: germany, austria hungary, italy
    • 2. Triple entente: england, france, russia
  4. Who was the leader of germany
    William 2
  5. Who was the leader of ah
    Francis joesph hapsburg
  6. Who was the leader of italy
    Orlando vittoro
  7. Who was the leader of england
    George2 but prime minister: david loyd george
  8. Who was the leader of france
    Clemeneau
  9. Who was the leader of russia
    Nicholas 2
  10. What is nationalism
    Extreme patriotism " jingoism"
  11. What is imperialism
    Building empires, establishing colonies
  12. What 4 were the events in 1914
    • 1. Francis ferdinand hapsburg killed by serbian nationalists "black hand"
    • 2. A-h punish serbia, serbia ask russia for protection - yes
    • 3 A-H asks germany for help, germany issues " blank check"
    • 4. A-H mobilizes forces, russia moblizes, germany moblizes
  13. What were the stratigies of war
    • Nap strategies + modern weapons= massive casualities
    • Quick attacks stopped= stalemate
    • Trench warefare known as meat grinder
  14. What were the two ways used to break the trench
    Inventions and allies
  15. What inventions were used to break the trenches
    • 1 tanks
    • 2 planes
    • 3 submarines= blockade total war
  16. What happened to the alliances
    • Triple alliances┬╗ central powers: germany, AH, bulgaria, ottoman empire
    • Triple entente┬╗ allied powers: england, france, russia, italy in 1916, usa
  17. What was 1917 known as
    The key year
  18. What were the three events that happened during 1917
    • 1. Italy almost conquered
    • 2. Russia revolution
    • 3. Usa enters war
  19. What was the treaty called that took russia out of the war
    Treaty of brest-litovsk
  20. What caused the usa to enter the war
    • Unrestricted submarine warfare- blockade
    • 2. Americam oppion against german
    • 3. Zimmerman note to mexico
    • 4. Congress declares war on central powers
  21. What to ships were sunk by submarines
    • 1915: lusitania
    • 1916: sussex
  22. What was the sussex pledge
    Germany pledges to stop blockade for six months
  23. What happened to the zimmerman note
    Was intercepted by british and leaked to us press
  24. What happened during 1918
    • 1. Hard fighting continues
    • 2. Oct food riots in germany (blockade)
    • 3. Armistice: stop fighting
  25. Who was general pershing in charge of
    The american expeditionary force
  26. What happened because of the food riots in germany
    • William 2 gives up throne fled to holland
    • New provisional gov. Armtice
  27. When was the armtice
    Nov. 11, 1918

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