First World War

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First World War
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  1. Which two countries were involved in the Naval Race?
    Britain and Germany
  2. Who was the leader of Germany at the time of the First World War?
    Kaiser Wilhelm II
  3. Which countries were members of the Triple Alliance?
    Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
  4. Which countries were members of the Triple Entente?
    Britain, France and Russia
  5. What was Imperialism and why did it increase tension in Europe?
    Imperialism was the desire of countries to control other countries in the world. It increased tension because it brought Britain, France and Germany into conflict.
  6. In which continent were Britain, France and Germany all interested in building their empires?
    Africa
  7. What was the name of the British Battleship which was introduced in 1906?
    The Dreadnought
  8. In which Empire were there Nationalist groups demanding change?
    Austro-Hungarian Empire
  9. There were 2 crises in Morocco. What were the years?
    1905 and 1911
  10. In what year was the Bosnian Crisis?
    1908-09
  11. When were the Balkan wars?
    1912-13
  12. Which state was particularly annoyed with Austria-Hungary?
    Serbia
  13. What is another name for the 2nd Moroccan Crisis?
    The Agadir Crisis
  14. Who was Archduke Franz Ferdinand?
    He was the heir to the throne of the Austro-Hungarian Empire
  15. Where was Archduke Franz Ferdinand assassinated?
    In Sarajevo the capital of Bosnia

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