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a form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other from trenches dug in the battlefield trenchwarfare
a strip of land between the trenches dug in the battlefield nomansland
a conflict in which the participating countries devote all their resources to the war effort totalwar
ideas spread to influence public opinion propaganda
the assassin of Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria, a member of the black hand Gavrillo Princip
28th president of the United States known for WWI leadership, Treaty of Versailles, sought 14 points post-war plan, League of Nations (but failed to win U.S. ratification), won Nobel Peace Prize Woodrowwilson
Militaristic and nationalistic leader of Germany during the last decade of the 1800s and most of WWI Kaiserwilhelm
Passenger boat sunk by a German submarine that claimed 1,000 lives. One of main reasons US decided to join the war Lusitania
July 28,1914-November 11, 1918 Dates
The last emporer of Russia, cousin of KIng George V TsarnicholasII
a(Crown Prince) heir to Austrian throne from 1896 Archdukeferdinand
Mutual defensive treaty; one of the main causes of WWI Alliance
Part of the central powers; the "old man" of Europe Ottoman Empire
Alliance consisted of Germany, Austria-Hungary, and the Ottoman Empire Central powers
Message proposing an alliance between Germany and Mexico; one of the main reasons the US join the war Zimmerman Note
"Ace" American pilot who downed 26 enemy fighters in WW1 Eddie rickenbacker
Armed only with a rifle and a revolver, he killed 25 Germans and captured 132 prisoners Alivin York
A person who opposes warfare on moral grounds conscientious objector
Head of the war industries board Bernard Baruch
Payments for war damage Reparations
A temporary peace argument to end fighting Armistice
Militarism, alliances, nationalism, imperialism, and assassination Mania
Reigned as the last king of Serbia and as the first king of the serbs, Croats, and slovenes King peter 1
Reigned as king of the Belgians from 1909 to 1934 King Albert 1
Siege of Liege First battle
The longest battle of the WW1 at a French Fort Verdun
Known as the "Uncle of Europe" Edward Vll was king of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death Edward Vll
The freedom of a people to decide under what form of government they wish to live Self-determination
War based on wearing the other side down by constant attack & heavy loses War of attrition
A military alliance between Great Britain, France,and Russia in the years preceding WWI Triple entente
In WWI, the region along the German Russian Barder where Russians and Serbs battled Germans, Austrians, and Turks Easterfront
In WWI the region of northern France where the forces of the allies and the Central Powers battled each other Westerfront
A strategy drown up by Germany to avoid fighting war on two fronts Schlieffenplan
A demand or threat that is final Ultimatum
Emporer of Austria-Hungary Franzjoseph
A coded message sent by Germany to try to get Mexico to attack the U.S. Zimmerman telegram
Great Britain, France, and Russia. Later USA and Italy will join Allied powers
Founder of communism Karl Marx
A economic and political system that gets rid of social class and focuses on equality of all Communism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to ones country, uniting the people Nationalism
A policy of glorifying military power and atempting to build the largest, strongest standing military force militarism

world war 1 Crossword

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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

WWI Crossword puzzle

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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 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

World War 1 Crossword

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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

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 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 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

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 Word Search

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Description

League of Nations
Belgium
Colonial Expansion
Central Position
Controlled Seas
Machine Gun
Joint Borders
Japan
Austria Hungary
Black Sea
Submarine
North Sea
Battle Of the Marne
central powers
Allies
Battle of Jutland
Battle of Verdun
Italy
Alliances
Great Britain
United States
Russia
germany
France
Trenches

WWI Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Central Powers
Airplanes
Battles
Blockade
Triple Entente
Trench Warfare
Archduke
Militarism
Belgium
Stalemate
Mustard Gas
Troops
Peace
Serbia
France
Germany
Austria-Hungary
Soldiers
Nationalism
Alliance