World War I & Russian Revolution
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Which nation increased military spending the most 1910-1914?
Which two nations first declared war on each other to start WWI?
Austria-Hungary & Serbia
List the Triple Alliance
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy
List the Central Power
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire
List the Triple Entente nations/Allied
Britain, France, Russia
Who was assassinated in Sarajevo -- June, 1914 to start the war?
Who assassinated him?
name of the German war plan
What was the Schlieffen Plan’s objective
Get to Paris as quickly as possible by going through Belgium. Knock France out of the war quickly
What tactic led to a stalemate on the Western Front?
What tactic resulted from the stalemate?
In terms of loss of human life, what was the worst single day engagement on the
How did these nations acquire mass armies?
- colonial armies
What Treaty ended the war in Europe?
Treaty of Versailles
Name 3 things the treaty required of Germany after the war.
- Reparationsloss of colonieslimitations on the military
What Russian political party gained control in October 1917?
Who are the proletariat?
Who are the bourgeoisie
What kind of political system was established in Russia after the revolution?
What treaty ended the war between Russia and Germany?
Treaty of Brest Litovsk
What did the New Economic Policy do
Criminalized possession of private business/some property. Nationalized industry and agriculture in the Soviet Union.
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