WWI & Russian Revolution
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WWI & Russian Revolution
WWI Russian Revolution
WWI & Russian Revolution Study Guide
What are the causes of WWI?
massive build up of military weapons
when a larger country takes over a smaller one
meant people were willing to accept govt. policies
because there was so many alliances it created problems
Germanys plan for taking over France
What event was the spark that set off the war?
The Assassination of Franz Ferdinand
How did Austria respond to the assassination of Franz Ferdinand?
They wanted revenge and declared war
Who was the Kaiser of Germany during the war?
What Blank Check did Wilhem give to Austria?
He said that Germany would back them up no matter what
Where did the French stop the German advance into their country?
Who were the main members of the Allies during the war?
France, Britain, & Russia
Who were the members of the Central Powers?
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Ottoman Empire
Germanys main goal is to capture city
Battle of Verdun
Germany tries to conquer to get to Russia
Battle of Gallipoli
British passenger liner from U.S. to Britain
What was Unrestriced Submarine Warfare?
Germans would sink any boat that came near
What effect did the 1917 Russian Revolution have on the war?
the U.S. entered war
using everything you have in war
Why were casualties of the First World War significant?
because it lost generation
What did women gain from the war?
Jobs in Factories
Germanys lost because of socialist and Jews
"Stab in the Back" legend
Who was the president of the US during the war?
What were the 14 points?
Wilsons plan for peace
a document stating Germany started war and its their fault
Treaty of Versailles
The title of the absolute monarch in Russia was the ________.
The person who was the leader of Russia during WWI was _________
The revolution of 1905 was caused by the Russian failure in the _______________War.
The revolution forced the Csar to issue the _____________________which created a national legislature
Most people in Russia were of what social class?
200 workers protest, & Bloody Sunday were 2 events that contributed to the______________
1917 Russian Revolution
Strikes and mutinies led to the _____________ of Czar Nicolas II.
social class group from the Marxists
Who was the Bolsheviks leader?
"Peace, Bread, and Land"....was known as???
when the bolsheviks renamed and took control of govt.
Who fought in the Russian Civil War?
Reds vs. Whites
Who represented the reds?
Who represented the whites?
Why did the Bolsheviks win?
Russians didnt trust white army
What did Russia become under the Communists?
U.S.S.R or Soviet Union
What power did the Commsnist party have?
to have lots of control and small scale capitalism was.....
The new Economic Policy
How did it help russia?
became more powerful