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What was the reason Europe invaded Africa? Imperialism
Why did America join the war? Nationalism
belief that a strong military force should be maintained and used aggressively to defend or promote national interests Militarism
the military alliance formed between Russia, Great Britain and France before World War I Triple entente
naval warfare in which submarines sink vessels such as freighters and tankers without warning Unrestricted sub warfare
a wearing down or weakening of resistance, especially as a result of continuous pressure or harassment Attrition
two sharp conflicts that heralded the onset of World War 1 Balkan Crisis
secret agreement between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy formed in May 1882 and renewed periodically until World War 1 Triple Alliance
military conflict in which the contenders are willing to make any sacrifice in lives and other resources to obtain a complete victory Total war
a fixed allowance of provisions or food Rationing
when countries join forces or worked together to achieve a certain goal Alliance system
an agreement between two or more parties Alliance
a group of nations fighting against the Allied Powers during World War 1 Central Powers
a form of communication to distribute information. It is always biased Propaganda
an authoritative command especially Mandates
the effective end of a war, when the parties agree to stop fighting Armistice
A British passenger ship sunk by a German submarine off the coast of Ireland in 1915 Lusitania

world war one and the Russian revolution Crossword

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glorification of the military. one of the main causes of war. militarism
treaty signed after world war 1 had ended in 1918. treaty of Versailles
German submarines used during world war 1 and world war 2 against enemy naval warships and used to cut off enemy supply ships u-boats
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view. propaganda
a successful coup d'etat by revolutionaries in Russia that overthrew Czar Nicholas II in 1917. They renamed themselves the communists party. Bolshevik revolution
agreements between countries to aid and support one another in the event of war alliances
a policy of not supporting either side in an argument, fight, or war between other powers. Neutrality
international organization that was created to promote world peace and cooperation that was created by the treaty of Versailles league of nations
alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy during WWI. also known as the Triple Alliance. central powers
heir to the Austria-Hungary throne and was assassinated by Gavrillo Principe in 1914. his death was the spark that started WWI. Franz Ferdinand
a form of combat in which soldiers took shelter in opposing lines of ditches. used during WWI. trench warfare
an agreement between opposing armies to suspend hostilities to discuss peace terms. armistice
founder of the Russian Communist Party and leader or the Bolshevik Revolution Vladimir Lenin
the alliance between Great Britain , France, and Russia during WWI . also known as the Triple Entente. allied powers
the last Russian Czar who was executed by the Bolsheviks in July, 1918. Tsar Nicholas II

world war 1 Crossword

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Description

the policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army prepared for war. militarism
loyalty to your nation nationalism
when a stronger nation takes over a weaker nation imperialism
the joining of italy to duel alliance between germany and austria triple alliance
didn't bind britian to fight with france and russia, almost certainly ensured that britian wouldn't fight against them. triple entente
a deadlocke region in france western front
battle strategy that called for attacking and defeating france in the west and rushing east to fight russia schlieffen plan
stretch of battlefield along the german and russian border eastern front
miles of dug up parallel trenches to protect from enemy fire trench warfare
state of deadlocke stalemate
countries devoted all their resources to the war effort total war
people could only buy a small amount of those items that were also needed for war effort ration
one-sided information designed to persuade propaganda
an agreement to stop fighting armistice
the removal or banning of anything that was negative toward the war censor
materials used in war, especially weapons and ammunition munitions
a series of peace proposals fourteen points
a compromise made between french, britian, and u.s treaty of versailles

World War 1 Crossword

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Description

A formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to cooperate and come to another's defense. Alliance System
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts. Nationalism
President During WW1 Woodrow Wilson
A union or association between three powers or states. Triple Alliance
The heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary Franz Ferdinand
World War 1 military strategy of defending a position by fighting form the protection of deep ditches. Trench Warfare
German Submarines. U-boats
U.S bonds sold during WW1 to raise money for loans to the Allies Liberty Bonds
Most famous WW1 treaty Treaty Of Versailles
Teams of troops,ships,or equipment. Convoy
Information given to show something or someone in a based way. Propaganda
Nickname for American troops in europe. Doughboys
The gathering of resources and preparation for war. Mobilization
1917 act gave the government new ways to spy. Espionage Act
They do no believe in government. Anarchists
A rapid firing weapon Machine Guns
Tax on your average income to support the war. Income Tax
a covering for a soldiers head Steel Helmets
Idea about how nations should work together. Internationalism
Country pays for damage caused by war. Reparations
German emperor Kaiser
Law that requires people of a certain age to enlist in the military Draft
Russian Emperors Czars
To give up power. Abdicate
Unable to read or write Illiterate
A person who tries to stir up war Warmonger
system of managing government through departments. bureaucracy
Association of nations formed after WW1 under wilson's 14 points plan. League Of Nations
States Germany alone must accept responsibility for causing the war War Guilt Cause
The U.S had less than 100 of them in WW1. Tanks
They used intimidation and fear towards blacks catholics, and jews Ku Klux Klan
The name given to the line of trenches which stretched from the english channel across the battle fields of France and Belgium during WW1. Western Front
Strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along the western front during WW1 No- Man's-land
A military conflict centered on Europe that began in the summer of 1914. The fighting ended in late 1918. WW1
A ship that was sink in World War 1 by German U-boats. Lusitania
The military alliance formed between Russia, Great Britain and France before World War 1. Triple Entente
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 interest. Militarism
11,11,11,1918(11 day of the 11 month of the 11 hour 1918) Armistice Day
A 1917 telegram sent form Germanys foreign secretary to the German minister in Mexico telling the minister to urge Mexico to attack the U.S if the U.S declared war on Germany. Zimmermann Telegram
Leaders of britain, France, the U.S and Italy after WW1. Big Four

World War One Crossword Puzzle

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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. militarism
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations. alliance
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts. nationalism
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force. imperialism
the action of assassinating someone. assassination
Germany and its allies (Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and the Ottoman Empire) in World War I central powers
The victorious allied nations of World War I and World War II. In World War I, the Allies included Britain, France, Italy, Russia, and the United States allied powers
what is now northeastern Poland, that ended in a German victory over the Russians in the early days of World War I tannenberg
A river of east central France its valley was the scene of two important battles in the First World War marne
A major battle of the First World War between the British and the Germans, on the Western Front in northern France July-November 1916 somme
a British luxury liner sunk by a German submarine in the North Atlantic Lusitania
an internal diplomatic communication issued from the German Foreign Office proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico in the event of the United States' entering World War I against Germany Zimmerman telegram
a heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and moving on a continuous articulated metal track tank
an airlike fluid substance which expands freely to fill any space available, irrespective of its quantity gas
a large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century, long and cylindrical in shape and with a rigid framework zeppelin
an airplane plane
a German submarine used in World War I uboat
a cigar-shaped self-propelled underwater missile designed to be fired from a ship or submarine or dropped into the water from an aircraft and to explode on reaching a target torpedo
a long, narrow ditch trench
a painful condition of the feet caused by long immersion in cold water or mud and marked by blackening and death of surface tissue trench foot
one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers Treaty of Versailles

WW1 Crossword

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Description

Alliance between Britain, France, and Russia Triple Entente
Alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy Triple Alliance
Policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army prepared Militarism
Alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary Central Powers
Permanent alliance between Britain, France , and Russia Allies
Deadlocked region in northern France Western Front
Stretch of battlefield along the German and Russian border Eastern Front
Term used when countries devote all of their resources to the war effort Total War
Policy announced by Germany stating that they would sink any ship without warning in the waters around Britain Submarine Warfare
One-sided information used to persuade Propaganda
System used during war where people could only buy small amounts of items needed for the war effort. Rationing
Agreement to stop fighting Armistice
Peace proposal drawn up by Woodrow Wilson to achieve a just and lasting peace after the war Fourteen Points
Allowing people to decide for themselves under what government they wished to live Self Determination
International association whose goal would be to keep peace among nations League of Nations
Treaty signed between Germany and the Allied powers to stop fighting Treaty of Versailles

World War 1 Crossword

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Description

What was used for people on ships to get snuck up on ? Submarine
A formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to cooperate and come to another's defense Alliance System
The "I" in MAIN Imperialism
President During WW1 Woodrow Wilson
A union or association between three powers or states Triple Alliance
A ship that was sink in World War 1 by German U-boats Lusitania
A military conflict centered on Europe that began in the summer of 1914. The fighting ended in late 1918 WW1
World War 1 military strategy of defending a position by fighting form the protection of deep ditches Trench Warfare
Strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along the western front during WW1 No Mans Land
German Submarines U Boats
President Woodrow Wilsons plan for organizing post WW1 Europe and for avoiding future wars 14 Points
Teams of troops,ships,or equipment convoy

World History WW1 Vocabulary Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a conflict in which the participating countries devote all their resources to the war effort Total War
a policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing army always prepared for war. Militarism
information or material spread to advance a cause or to damage an opponent's cause. Propaganda
the limiting of the amounts of goods people can buy—often imposed by governments during wartime, when goods are in short supply. Rationing
an agreement to stop fighting. Armistice
in World War I, the region of northern France where the forces of the Allies and the Central Powers battled each other. Western Front
the freedom of a people to decide under what form of government they wish to live. Self-determination
a military alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia in the years preceding World War I. Triple Entente
a military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy in the years preceding World War I. Triple Alliance
a form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other from trenches dug in the battlefield. Trench Warfare

World War 1 Crossword Puzzle

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Description

a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties; truce armistice
holes or ditches dug in the ground to protect the soldiers from gunfire trenches
to assemble or marshal into readiness for active service mobilize
an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy allies
ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause propaganda
groups of soldiers troops
payment to the winning country for damages after a war reparations
provisions of food and other materials rations
not siding with one country or the other neutral
alliance that included Great Britain, France and Russia Triple entente
alliance that included Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy Central powers
armored combat vehicle used for the first time in WW1 tank
the policy of keeping a large army and glorifying war militarism
leader of Russia up until 1917 Czar Nicholas
America joined this side when it entered the war France

World War One Crossword

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Crossword
Description

german attack plan in case of two front war schlieffen
whose assassination resulted in ww1 Franz Ferdinand
allaince between Germany, Italy, and Austria-Hungary triple alliance
allaince between France, Britain, and Russia triple entente
which country switched sides in the war Italy
country that Germany gave a blank check Austria Hungary
country that left the war in 1918 Russia
having pride in the military and keeping an army ready for war militarism
agreement to stop fighting that ended ww1 armistice
limiting supplies such as food and clothes etc. rationing
one sided information created to keep people supporting the war propaganda
a way of attack where soldiers run out of trenches at the enemy trench warfare
the last central power to leave the war Germany
person from the U.S. who made series of peace proposals woodrow Wilson
french person who was nicknamed Tiger and really wanted Germany to be punished Clemenceau
the country germany invaded to get to France Belgium
the front in which France and Britain was fending off Germany western
the front at which there was more movement of land gained and lost eastern
Woodrow Wilson's plan for achieving lasting peace fourteen points
what battle happened july 1-November 18 1916 and was one of the bloodiest battles of the war Somme
what country did the Germans plan on defeating first france
country the person who kill Archduke Ferdinand is from Serbia
the sinking of what ship caused 1,198 deaths of citizens and almost dragged the u.s. into the war Lusitania
pledge the Germans signed to stop unrestricted warfare on ships sussex
what advance/revolution allowed for modern weapons to be produced industrial
some countries got extra soldiers from their_______. colonies
what country declared war on Germany april 6, 1917 Unitedstates
the person who assassinated the archduke of Austria Hungary june 28, 1914 Princip
the person who took Russia out of ww1 Lenin

World War I Crossword

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Crossword
Description

ideas spread to influence public opinion propaganda
A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other from trenches dug in the battlefield. trench warfare
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along the Western Front during WW1 no man's land
A conflict in which the participating countries devote all their resources to the war effort total war
A strategy drawn up by Germany to avoid fighting a war on two fronts Schlieffen Plan
In WWI, the region along the German-Russian Border where Russians and Serbs battled Germans, Austrians, and Turks Eastern Front
in WWI, the region of northern France where the forces of the Allies and the Central Powers battled each other Western Front
A demand or threat that is final ultimatum
A military alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia in the years preceding World War I. Triple Entente
A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and the Ottoman Empire. Central Powers
A temporary peace agreement to end fighting armistice
Treaty that ended WW I. It blamed Germany for WW I and handed down harsh punishment. Treaty of Versailles
an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations League of Nations
As part of the Treaty of Versailles, Germany was ordered to pay fines to the Allies to repay the costs of the war. Opposed by the U.S., it quickly lead to a severe depression in Germany. reparations
A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy in the years preceding World War I Triple Alliance
The alliance system in Europe was a major cause of World War 1. alliance system
28th president of the United States, known for World War I leadership, Treaty of Versailles, sought 14 points post-war plan, League of Nations (but failed to win U.S. ratification), won Nobel Peace Prize Woodrow Wilson
militaristic and nationalistic leader of Germany during the last decade of the 1800's and most of WWI Kaiser Wilhelm
A coded message sent by Germany to try to get Mexico to attack the US Zimmerman Telegram
A deadlock in which neither side is able to defeat the other. stalemate
July 28, 1914 - November 11, 1918 Dates of WW1
A series of proposals in which U.S. president Woodrow Wilson outlined a plan for achieving a lasting peace after World War I. Fourteen Points
A policy that the Germans announced on January 1917 which stated that their submarines would sink any ship in the British waters unrestricted submarine warfare
Wilhelm II or William II was the last German Emperor and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 15 June 1888 to 9 November 1918 and cousin the Edward VII Kaiser Wilhelm II
book by Norman Angell first published in Great Britain in 1910 about the growing rivalry between England and Germany. It was translated into 11 different languages The Great Illusion
the siege of Liege The first battle of WWI
a high ranking senior military officer in the army Field Marshal
The longest battle of WWI at a French fort Verdun
German submarine - u boat is short of the German word, Unterseeboot (Under Sea Boat) U-boat
The Battle of the Marne was a First World War battle fought from 5-12 September 1914. It resulted in an Allied victory against the German Army The Marne
was laid out between the trenches to slow down advancing enemy forces barbed wire
was a program for settling German reparations debts after World War I written in 1929 and formally adopted in 1930 The Young Plan
is an international port city on Belgium's River Scheldt Antwerp
12-14 April 1915 was between British forces and Ottoman forces that were trying to retake the city of Basra from the British The Battle of Shaiba
The Treaty of Versailles (French: Traité de Versailles) was one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers Versailles Peace Treaty
as proposed by the Dawes Committee, chaired by Charles G. Dawes) was an attempt in 1924 to solve the World War I reparations problem, which had bedeviled international politics following World War I and the Treaty of Versailles. Dawes Plan
was a commander of French forces in the early days of World War I. Michel-Joseph Maunoury
(31 January 1869 - 1 September 1935) was a French politician and general. He served as Minister of War at the start of the First World War Adolphe Marie Messimy
in World War I traces Belgium's role between the German invasion in 1914, through the continued military resistance and occupation of the territory by German forces, known as the Rape of Belgium, to the armistice in 1918, as well as the role it played in the international war effort through its African colony and small force on the Eastern Front. It tried to stay neutral, however, since is was in the path of Germany's invasion to France, got caught up in the war. Belguim
Frederick II (German) 24 January 1712 - 17 August 1786) was King of Prussia from 1740 until 1786.[1] Frederick's achievements during his reign included his military victories, his reorganization of Prussian armies, his patronage of the Arts and the Enlightenment in Prussia, and his final success against great odds in the Seven Years' War. He became known as Frederick the Great (Friedrich der Große) and was nicknamed Der Alte Fritz ("Old Fritz") by the Prussian people. Frederick the Great