Terms
Alliances
Causes of the War
Warfare
End of the War
100

Drafting citizens to the military 

Conscription

100

Russia, France, Great Britain 

Triple Entente (Allied Powers)

100
Main event that sparked the start of WW1

The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand 

100

Many soldiers lived in the _____ during the long stalemates on the Western Front.

trenches

100

Which allied side won the war?

Triple Entente (Allied Powers)

200

A system of loose friendships (agreement to fight on same side)

Alliance system

200

Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy

Triple Alliance (Central Powers)

200

Germany sank this United States ship (one of the main causes for the U.S. joining the war)

Lusitania 

200

What new weapon was introduced at the Battle of the Somme?

armored tanks

200

What were the Fourteen Points?

Woodrow Wilson's plan for peace

300

Glorification of war; to build up a country's military

Militarism 

300

_____ declared war on Germany because they invaded neutral Belgium

Great Britain

300

Germany sent this to try and get Mexico to start a war against the United States

Zimmermann Telegram

300

Name three new weapons used in WW1

machine gun, tank, airplane

300

Woodrow Wilson's main goal at the Paris Peace Conference was to ____

create a League of Nations

400

A final demand with only two possibilities 

Ultimatum 

400

______ entered the war to support Serbia against Austria-Hungary

Russia

400

The idea that Slavic people should have their own nation and independence 

Pan-Slavism

400

Germany's plan to defeat France quickly and turn to Russia

the Schlieffen Plan

400
What did the Treaty of Versailles do to Germany?

blamed them for the war, made them pay reparations, left their country humiliated and resentful, economic/political chaos

500

An agreement to stop fighting and put down weapons

Armistice 

500

Disputed territory between France and Germany

Alsace-Lorraine

500
What does each letter of the MAINS acronym stand for?

M- Militarism

A- Alliances

I- Imperialism

N- Nationalism 

500

The British failed at _____, where they were trying to get supplies to Russia

Gallipoli 

500

Name one new nation created after WW1 ended

Estonia, Hungary, Austria, Poland, Yugoslavia

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