Presentation on theme: "5 Causes of WWI Chapter 11, Sec 1!!! …I’ve been waiting for this moment all my life? What is that in the air tonight? …Something nasty for sure! I can."— Presentation transcript:
5 Causes of WWI Chapter 11, Sec 1!!! …I’ve been waiting for this moment all my life? What is that in the air tonight? …Something nasty for sure! I can feel something comin’ in the air tonight… Hank’s Gas? German Gas? What is that in the air!?!? HANK
RIVALRIES DEVELOP as countries fight for Power Imperialism
Nation alism Strong love for one’s country… Everyone wanted what was best for their Country /NATION! HUGE POWER STRUGGLE Countries getting stronger
Militar ism Development of armed forces to back up growing Empires Arms race develops
Alliances Countries begin alliances to protect themselves
Assassination Archduke Franz Ferdinand ( AH ) “Ferdy” – heir to the thrown killed by Black Hand ( Serbia ) (Gavrillo Princep) Vhat up baby?!? You like my mustache? BOSNIA SERBIA AUSTRIA
EEEEEEE! I believe ALLIANCES NOW GO INTO EFFECT! Hmm… What are they doing over there? Oh Crap Harry, I’ve heard about something like this… I think Alliances are starting to go into effect. This is not good, not good at all! Oh yeah, watch the crap hit the fan now! LLOYD HARRY
In 3 Months, over 60 countries get pulled into WWI
Who is the US siding with? Who is the US going to siding with!?! THE US STAYS “NEUTRAL” In 1914
My Trick to Remember the causes in order… IN MAA!
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