Long term/ short term causes of WWI
Schlieffen Plan- What was it ?
How and When did WWI end?
What’s an armistice?
What were the fourteen Points? Who came up with them? Why/ What was their purpose?
Which nation lost the most troops?
What was the Treaty of Versailles and its consequences?
What was the War Guilt Clause?
What was the purpose of trench warfare?
Who were the two sides at war ? How did these sides change later into WWI?
Define Rationing and explain why this system was used
What is propaganda and how did it influence WWI?
What is self- determination and who felt this was essential during the post war process?
What countries were excluded from the Council discussing the Treaty of Versailles
Western and Eastern Fronts- Who/why/ where/ how
define unrestricted submarine warfare
which factors (long and short term) led to the U.S. officially entering the War?
What was the purpose of the League of Nations?
Who were the “Big Four” who met at the Paris Peace Conference?
Effects of WWI on the Ottoman Empire
post war Germany
What was the U.S. government’s eventual stance on the Treaty of Versailles?
Propaganda and its purpose
Congress of Vienna ( Effects)
Alliances formed prior to WWI
Short term/ long term causes of WWI
Forms of Imperialism
Causes and effects of the Industrial Revolution
Inventions during the Industrial revolution( England)
- Autocratic Rule
- The Russo-Japanese War
- Bloody Sunday: The Revolution of
- Czar Nicholas II
- March Revolution 1917
- The Czar Steps Down
- Provisional govt
- The Bolshevik Revolution
- Civil War Rages in Russia
- Stalin ( 5 year plan) collectivization
Treaty of Versailles – War Guilt clause
Weak League of Nations- no enforcement (Ethiopia( Italy) Rhineland , Czechoslovakia ( Germany)
Appeasement: To give in. The League of Nations appeased Germany.
Rise of Dictators
(Economic) The Great Depression
Munich agreement: The agreement signed between Hitler and L.O.N that Germany will not take any more land.
Poland: Germany will invade it and the ALLIES (Great Britain and France) will declare war.
Blitzkrieg: Lightning war – Germany’s strategy
Dictator : An absolute ruler – Hitler, Mussolini, Stalin , Tojo
Germany: Nazi country during WWII
Holocaust: Millions of Jews were killed by Nazi Germany
Allies: Great Britain, U.S., (Russia ) Soviet Union
Axis: Germany, Italy, Japan
Non – Aggression Pact – Germany & Russia
Stalingrad: Battle in which Russia will defeat Germany
Pearl Harbor: U.S. Naval base where the Japanese attacked the U.S. This will bring the U.S. into WWII.
Kamikaze: Japanese Suicide soldiers
Atomic bomb: Used by U.S. to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. Cut human and financial costs/ proved a point to Russia not to mess with the U.S.
Superpowers: Great/ strong countries. The U.S. and Soviet Union will emerge from WWII as superpowers.