The Archduke Franz Ferdinand was heir of which of the following empires?
A policy of peaceful coexistence
A policy of isolation from foreign relations
A policy of maintaining a large military
A partnership formed between nations
Which of the following is NOT an example of an alliance?
The United States promising to help the UK if they are invaded.
Russia attacking Austria-Hungary because Austria Hungary attacked Serbia
France declaring war on Germany
The UK and France protecting one another
Britain, France, and Russia made up which Alliance?
The Axis Powers
The Triple Entente
The Triple Alliance
The Triple Play
In the case of small countries that were part of larger empires, nationalism
increased desire to be independent
decreased the desire to eat sandwiches
decreased the desire to be independent
increased the desire to be more respected
increased efforts to solve problems between countries
decreased competition between countries
decreased tension between countries
increased competition between countries
What is a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries?
What is the belief or desire of a government or people that a country should maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests?
What is the belief that a people who share a common language, history, and culture should constitute an independent nation, free of foreign domination?
Alliances were formed for all of the following reasons EXCEPT:
To increase military strength
To align against mutual rivals
To increase confidence
To seek diplomatic solutions and avoid conflict
Whose death sparked World War I?
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Which type of warfare was highly developed on the Western Front of World War I?
Special Operations Warfare
In which country was almost all of the war in the West fought?
What is the name the international organization created at the end of the First World War?
The European Union
The League of Nations
Who were the Big Three of the Treaty of Versailles?
Lloyd George, Lincoln, Obama
Stalin, Hitler, Bush
Reagan, Clemeanceau, Clinton
Wilson, Clemeanceau, Lloyd George
What was the War Guilt Clause?
Germany had to accept full blame for the war
Germany blamed Serbia for the war
Austria Hungary had to accept part blame for the war
Germany had to accept no blame for the war
Which leader wanted revenge?
What was the name for Wilson's peace plan following WWI?
American Peace Agreement
Treaty of America
Payment for damages after a war is called
What was a result of the harsh conditions placed on Germany by the Treaty of Versailles?
the development of democracy
economic and political instability
their economy improved
an increase in their military
Which country suffered the greatest number of casualties including civilian deaths?
What was President Wilson's desire?
remain neutral in wars
bring about world peace
begin another war
imperialize for raw materials and new markets
When a nation reduces its armed forces and are not allowed to acquire weapons, it is known as
Which of the peace conference's leaders was considered the most radical?
What did the Germans think of the Treaty of Versailles?
They thought it was perfect and were happy to be offered such a generous reparations settlement
They thought it was quite good but were unhappy with some clauses such as the war guilt clause
The Germans hated it; they had not been allowed to negotiate, they considered the 'war guilt' clause "a lie" and they hated having to pay war reparations.