2 Causes of the WWINationalismMilitarismSecret TreatiesImperialism
3 Who Fought Who? Central Powers ALLIES Austria-Hungary vs. Serbia Germany RussiaBulgaria FranceOttoman Empire Great BritainItalyUnited States
4 What was the SPARK that set off WWI? The assassination of the Archduke Francis Ferdinand
5 What was The LUSITANIA?Large passenger ship like the Titanic sunk by a German submarine.Killed more than 1000 people123 Americans
6 What was Trench warfare? Neither side could win so they built trenches all the way across Europe.WESTERN Front - between Germany and FranceEASTERN Front - between Russia and Germany
7 New WeaponsTankSubmarinePoison gasAirplaneMachine gun
8 Why did Russia Quit WWI?Communist took over the country and took Russia out of WWI.
9 Why did the United States enter WWI? Germany used submarines to sink U.S. Ships on their way to Great Britain.Zimmerman Note- Germany tries to get Mexico to fight the USA (will return all the former territory like California to Mexico)
10 Who won the war? The ALLIES won the war. Germany lost and everyone blamed Germany for starting the war.
11 What treaty ended the war? The armistice stopped the fighting 0n the 11th hour of the 11th day in the 11th month.The Treaty of Versailles officially ended the war.
12 Wilson’s Fourteen Points No Secret TreatiesFreedom of the SeasSelf-determinationLeague of Nations (like the United Nations)