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1 Meg, Lauren, Amanda, Martin USAMeg, Lauren, Amanda, Martin
2 Timeline 1898 start of Spanish American War 1898 Cuba became an independent republic subject to intense inference by the USth president elected was Theodore RooseveltLarge areas of the western states preserved by Theodore Roosevelt1903 Ford Motor Company formed1904 Panama canal zone acquiredth president elected was William Howard Taft1912 Arizona, Alaska, and New Mexico admission to the USth president elected was Woodrow Wilson
3 1914 WW1 starts1917 The USA enters the WW11919 Treaty of Versailles1920 The 19th amendment of the constitution granting women the right to vote is signedth president elected was Warren Gamaliel Hardingth President elected was Calvin Coolidgest President elected Herbert Clark Hoover1929 Great Depression begins1932 Election of FDR1933: New Deal
4 CCOTAnalyze the political and economic changes and continuities in the United States from
6 Dates and Events for Germany, 1871-1933 Creation of the Nation State by Otto Von Bismark (United many tiny states)1882Germany enters the Triple Alliance with Austria-Hungary and Italy1905General Staff devises the Schlieffen Plan to win a future war against France by a quick sweep around Paris1914Start of World War One when Germany supports Austria-HungaryInvasion of Belgium and France stopped at First Battle of the Marne; Schlieffen Plan failsWorld War One, British Navy spends whole time blockading food supply.
7 Dates and Events Continued 1915Germany announced a blockade of Britain by submarine1916German High Seas fleet confronts the British Grand Fleet“Turnip winter"; failure of potato crop; severe food shortages in cities; reliance on Russian turnip1917Germany resumed unrestricted submarine warfare, causing the entrance of the US into the war1918Overthrow of Kaiser and all royal families; Germany becomes the Weimar Republic, End of Three class voting (which favoured the rich); universal equal suffrage; women get the vote for the first time.1919Treaty of Versailles, Ebert (socialist) elected as Germany’s first president
8 Date and Events continued Weimar Republic, Democratic but highly unstable (established by League of Nations)1924Dawes Plan renegotiates reparations, US Banks lend Germany more money to play1929Start of Great Depression, Adoption of Young Plan to pay back German debt.1933Hitler appointed chancellor
9 CCOT Prompt GermanyAnalyze the political and social changes and continuities of Germany between the years 1871 and 1933.
11 1876: The proposed constitution takes effect and greatly centralizes the Ottoman government. : Russo-Turkish War1878: Constitution is suspended, and the writers are exiled, by Sultan Abdulhamid II.1908: After years of gradual territorial loss, Young Turks push for the sultan to institute constitutional government and guarantee basic rights, in order to reform the declining Turkish Empire. Eventually they lead a rebellion with several military officers later that year.1912: The Ottomans are defeated by Italy in a relatively small war. The Ottomans lose holdings in Africa.1914:The Ottomans enter world war one, on the side of the Central Powers1919: British, French, and Greek armies occupy land near Istanbul (not Constantinople)Mustafa Kemal forms a new government.
12 1922: Mustafa Kemal defeats Greek armies; retakes Anatolia 1923: Assembly declares Turkey a republic with Kemal Ataturk as its president.1924: Ministry of Religious Affairs is abolished. Turkish government becomes effectively secular.1925: The Sheikh Said Rebellion erupts in Eastern Turkey, fueled by Kurdish revolutionaries.1926: Turkish civil code is accepted which increases rights for women and prohibits polygamy.1927: First Turkish census is taken.1928: The clause retaining Islam as state religion is removed from constitution. The Turkish Alphabet is replaced by the Latin alphabet.1929: Women are given the right to vote and run for office.
13 Analyze the political changes and continuities in Turkey from 1876 to 1929.
15 Timeline Part 1 1868-start of the Meiji Restoration Russo-Japanese War1904-Treaty of Portsmouth ends Russo-Japanese war1905-Russia acknowledges Japanese protectorate over Korea (1st time non-European country won)year economic boom starts1910-Japan annexes Korea1914-Japan joins Allied side
16 Timeline Part 2 1915-Japan presented China and with Twenty-One Demands 1915-Chinese anti-Japanese riots and boycotts1923-Kanto Earthquake killing 200,0001925-Introduces universal male sufferage1927-banking system collapses1928-population hits 65 million1929-Hamaguchi becomes prime minister1931-Invasion of Manchuria
17 CCOT Prompt - JapanDescribe political changes and continuities in Japan from 1868~1931.
19 Revolution and War (1900)1900: Boxer Rebellion encouraged by Dowager Cixi1900: Japan occupies Beijing with Western powers, demands heavy indemnity1908: Sun Yat-sen and revolutionary alliance attempt to take power, thwarted by military.1911: Yuan Shikai comes to power after regional army mutinies, quashes Sun's party1915: 21 demands presented to China by Japan that would have turned it into a virtual protectorate. USA and UK persuade them to soften demands, but they still took German enclaves in China and extracted railroad and mining concessions at China's expense.
20 Revolutionary Alliance(1908) 1919: Paris Peace Conference:West accepts Japanese seizure of German enclaves in China-this was viewed as a grave insult by most educated Chinese.1919: Students demonstrated in front of Beijing, protested against foreign domination1920: Sun Yat-sen attempts comeback with a communist party inspired by Lenin1925: Jiang Jieshi (Chiang kai-shek) takes power after death of Sun Yat-sen1927: Jiang Jieshi crushes regional warlords, issues ambitious plans to modernize, the implementation of which are thwarted due to incompetent and corrupt officials1931: Japan invades Manchuria, declares manchurian independance for the Republic of Manchukuo
21 CCOT PROMPTAnalyze political and economic changes and continuities in China between 1900 and 1929.
23 Russia And The USSR 1894: Nicholas II assumes the title of Tsar. 1905: political unrest results in establishment of Duma, a constitutional monarchy, eventually dissolved by tsar1914: Russia enters the "Great War."1916: The Russian army runs out of ammunition and other essential supplies.1917: "February Revolution"; food ran out in St. Petersburg, led to mutinies/strikes by workers and soldiers. Tsar abdicated and parliamentary parties, led by Alexander Kerensky, formed a Provisional Gov’t.
24 Russia And The USSR1917: "October Revolution"; the Bolsheviks gained the support of the workers and soldiers in St. Petersburg and rose up and took the city.1918: The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk is signed with Russia at a territorial disadvantage. The treaty was meant to promote peace with Russia's neighbors.: Russian civil war--the Bolsheviks come out on top.1921: New Economic Policy: peasants had more freedom as to what they could do with their produce.1926: Stalin takes control of Russia.1928: The Five Year Plan was announced, allowing development in every aspect of Russian politics and society.
25 CCOT PromptAnalyze political change and continuity between in Russia.