Type
Crossword
Description

Ideas that spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause. propaganda
Five seeparate agreements with the defeated nations of Germany, Austria, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Turkey Treaty of Versailles
A union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations. alliances
A close combat between military aircraft. dog fight
Fighting from a ditch protected by barbed wire. Trench warfare
A refusal to take sides or become involved in wars between other nations. neutrality
The extension of a nation's power over other lands imperialism
A payment made to the victor by the vanquished to cover the costs of war. reparation
Strategy based on wearing down the other side with constntattacks and heavy losses. war of attrition
The reliance on military strength and the agressive preparation for war. militarism
Prolonged operation conducted by the Allied Powers in an effort to restrict the maritime supply of goods to the Central Powers. naval blockade
Type of rigid airship that was responsible for German Air Raids and the deaths of over 50 Britons Zeppelin
Involved the complete mobilization of people and resources, affecting the lives of all citizens, even those remote from the battlefield. total war
Internal diplomatic communication issued from the German Fereign Office in January 1917 that proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico. Zimmerman Note
British luxury liner (cruise ship) sunk by a German submarine in the North Atlantic on May 7, 1915 Lusitania
Campaign of World War 1 that took place on the Gallipoli peninsula in the Ottoman Empire with the aim of capturing Constantinople. Dardanelles
Position counting as a draw - or a tie - that leaves each side without any ability to make wuccessful move. Stalemate
Strategy that assumed that France was weak and could be beaen quickly, and that Russia was much stronger, but would take longer to mobilize its army. Schlieffen Plan
Agreement made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting for a certain time; a truce. Armistice

World War One Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

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

world war one and the Russian revolution Crossword

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Description

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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Crossword
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

Terms for WW1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Ideas that spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause Propaganda
fighting from a ditch protected by barbed wire Trench Warfare
strategy based on wearing down the other side with constant attacks and heavy losses War of Attrition
Involved in the complete mobilization of people and resources, affecting the lives of all citizens, even those remote from the battlefield Total War
campaign of world war I that took place on the Gallipoli peninsula in the Ottoman Empire with the aim of capturing constantinople Dardanelles
5 separate agreements with the defeated nations of Germany, Austria, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Turkey Treaty of Versailles
A refusal to take sides or become involved in wars between other nations Neutrality
The reliance on military strength and the aggressive preparation for war Militarism
Internal diplomatic communication issued from the German foreign office in January 1917 that proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico Zimmerman Note
agreements made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting for a certain time a truce Armistice
A union or association formed by mutual benefit especially between countries and organizations Alliances
The extension of a nations power over other lands Imperialism
prolonged operation conducted by the Allied powers in an effort to restrict the maritime supply of goods to the central powers Naval Blockade
British Luxury Liner sunk by a German Submarine Lusitania
position counting as a draw or tie that leaves each side without being able to make a successful move Stalemate
A close combat between military aircraft Dog fight
A payment made to the victor by the vanquished to cover the costs of war Reparations
type of rigid airship that was responsible for German air raids and deaths of over 500 Britains Zeppelin
German strategy that assumed France was weak and Russia stronger, but would take longer to mobilize the Army Schlieffen Plan

WWI Crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Policy of aggressively building up a nation’s armed forces in preparation. Militarism
The readying troops for war Mobilization
In World War 1, Germany and Austria-Hungary Central powers
In World War 1, Russia, France, Great Britain, and later the United States; in World War II, the Soviet Union, and other nations. Allies
Situation in which neither side in a conflict is able to gain the advantage. Stalemate
Ruler with unlimited power. Autocrat
A German submarine. U-boat
Pledge by the German government in 1916 that its submarines would warm ships before attacking. Sussex pledge
Tactic in which senators take the floor, begin taking, and refuse to stop talking to permit a vote on a measure. Filibuster
1917 note by a German diplomat proposing an alliance with Mexico. Zimmerman note
Collapse of the czar’s government in Russia in 1917, leading ultimately to the Bolshevik takeover. Russian revolution
1917 law authorizing a draft of young men for military service. Selective Service Act

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

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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 1 Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
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

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

World War 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Russia, Great Britain, France, Serbia, France and the United States Allies
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire, Bulgaria Central Powers
created to allow Germany to defeat France quickly Schlieffen Plan
highly secretive British intelligence organization to intercept and decrypt German messages Room Forty
assassinated by the Bland Hand in Sarajevo Archduke Derdinand
flying weapon used for observation and combat Airplane
neutral country invaded by the Germans in August 1914 Belgium
french leader Clemenceau
assassinated the Archduke Ferdinand Gavelo Princip
biggest naval battle of the war Jutland
British Prime Minister Lloyd George
Passenger liner sunk by U-boat 20 in 1915 Lusitania
deadly weapon against infantry Machinegun
Tsar of Russia Nicholas II
area between opposing Trenches No Mans Land
lethal weapon responsible for maiming, blinding and killing thousands Poison Gas
systematic persuasion via the media Propoganda
Balkan country that threatened Austria`s rulership Serbia
war ending treaty blaming Germany for starting WWI Treaty of Versailles
U.S President that fought for peace Woodrow Wilson
Germany, Italy, and Austria- Hungary in 1914 Triple Alliance
the action of a country or its government preparing and organizing troops for active duty mobilization
not helping or supporting either side in a conflict Neutral
a German U-boat submarine
first German vs Russia battle of the war Tannenburg
Britain, France, and russia Triple Entente
huge airship filled with hydrogen Zeppelin
World peace organization created by Wilson League Of Nations
a note from Germany to Mexico that was intercepted by the British Zimmerman Telegram
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts nationalism