Could shoot hundreds of rounds of ammunition per minute
Causes A burning sensation in the throat and chest painful death- suffocate
First used to deliver bombs inspiring work but then dogfights emerged
Standard issue for all armies on the Western front to offer some protection against bullets and shell splinters
Used to move ammunion;ridden by frontline soldiers
A short stumpy tube designed to fire a projectile at a angle so that it fell straight down on the enemy
Causes blistering skin sore eyes internal and external bleeding death could take up to five weeks
Used by submarines to blow up ships
A tank of nitrogen attached to a man's back that used pressure to spray fuel oil which was ignited as it left the muzzle of a small hands directed pipe
Protected troops from the enemy small arms fire and substantially sheltered from artillery
An airship that was used during the early part of the war and bombing raids by Germans
A blade that is attached to the barrel of a rifle for use and close combat
Used by British soldiers in the trenches
Needed 4 to 6 men to work them
A.k.a. the blimp carried machine guns and bombs
Causes a burning sensation in the throat and chest pains
Developed to cope with the conditions on the Western front
Used to deliver bombs in for spying
Used to blow up ships carrying supplies from America to Britain
Completely submerged in the sea and with torpedoes and or missiles
Network of countries for mutual protection
Area between opposing trenches
Germany, Italy, and Australia- Hungary in 1914
U. S. President who fought for peace
the policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army prepared for war.
loyalty to your nation
when a stronger nation takes over a weaker nation
the joining of italy to duel alliance between germany and austria
didn't bind britian to fight with france and russia, almost certainly ensured that britian wouldn't fight against them.
a deadlocke region in france
battle strategy that called for attacking and defeating france in the west and rushing east to fight russia
stretch of battlefield along the german and russian border
miles of dug up parallel trenches to protect from enemy fire
state of deadlocke
countries devoted all their resources to the war effort
people could only buy a small amount of those items that were also needed for war effort
one-sided information designed to persuade
an agreement to stop fighting
the removal or banning of anything that was negative toward the war
materials used in war, especially weapons and ammunition
a series of peace proposals
a compromise made between french, britian, and u.s
the killing of millions of Jews and other people by the Nazis during WWII
a type of combat in which opposing troops fight from trenches facing each other
Austrian-born Nazi leader, Chancellor of Germany
Germany, Italy, and Japan, which were allied before and during World War II
nations allied in opposition to the Axis Powers
a federal republic comprising fifty states and the Federal District of Columbia
An island off the western coast of Europe comprising England
Its capital and largest city is Paris
Soviet Union's dictator
a colorless oily liquid whose vapor is a powerful irritant and vesicant, used in chemical weapons
Book about hitlers future plans
a member of the people and cultural community whose traditional religion is Judaism
the day on which a combat attack or operation is to be initiated
camps where Germany's prisoners went to be killed
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force
a vegetable garden, especially a home garden, planted to increase food production during a war
Country Adolf Hitler became in control of during WWII
the most powerful republic of the former Soviet Union
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
a member of the National Socialist German Workers' Party
the action or process of appeasing
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups
Nazi plan to kill 6 million Jews
major United States naval base in Hawaii
Japanese aircraft loaded with explosives and making a deliberate suicidal crash on an enemy target
Largest volcano island in Japan
almost completely destroyed by the first atomic bomb dropped on a populated area
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.
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations.
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts.
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force.
the action of assassinating someone.
Germany and its allies (Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and the Ottoman Empire) in World War I
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
what is now northeastern Poland, that ended in a German victory over the Russians in the early days of World War I
A river of east central France its valley was the scene of two important battles in the First World War
A major battle of the First World War between the British and the Germans, on the Western Front in northern France July-November 1916
a British luxury liner sunk by a German submarine in the North Atlantic
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
a heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and moving on a continuous articulated metal track
an airlike fluid substance which expands freely to fill any space available, irrespective of its quantity
a large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century, long and cylindrical in shape and with a rigid framework
a German submarine used in World War I
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
a long, narrow ditch
a painful condition of the feet caused by long immersion in cold water or mud and marked by blackening and death of surface tissue
one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers
development of armed forces.
loyalty and devotion to a nation.
is a chemical agent that causes severe burning of the skin, eyes and respiratory tract.
is a mask used to protect the user from inhaling airborne pollutants and toxic gases.
Trench warfare is a type of land warfare using occupied fighting lines consisting largely of military trenches.
is a formal agreement of warring parties to stop fighting.
soldiers marching or fighting on foot; foot soldiers collectively.
is the German word for 'emperor' and comes to us via the Latin word ' Caesar' which is pronounced in exactly the same way.
a large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century, long and cylindrical in shape and with a rigid framework. Zeppelins were used during World War I for reconnaissance and bombing.
is land that is unoccupied or is under dispute between parties who leave it unoccupied due to fear or uncertainty.
the military line or part of an army that is closest to the enemy.
Germany, Austria and turkey.
Britain, France, Russia and america.
first seen in this war. Failed badly in the Somme but much more successful at the Battle of Flers.
peace terms signed by Germany in June 1919.
A disease that makes your feet swell normally does not go away.
This is what the soldiers ate in their trenches.
The stretch of land between the opposing sides and no body wanted to be there.
Small explosives that are thrown into a small area with the enemy in it.
Sharp twisted strands of wire that are not designed to kill.
Used underwater to fight.
One type of communication was...
This led to unification of Italy and Germany.
This made Germany envy France and the British because they had the richest colonies.
An agreement or promise between two countries or people.
This is building up the armed forces and getting ready for war.
They only get invited to solve the problem and promote peace.
This ignored the warning to not cross british water and then 128 americans died.
In the Zimmermann note this country plans to ally with Japan.
These people stay out of war.
This is a 100 mph monoplane.
A wartime condition in which two oposite forces can't win on the western front.
Who was part of the triple entente from France?
This battle was the first time posion gas was ever used.
In the Battle of Verdun the first what was used?
Ideas that spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause.
Five seeparate agreements with the defeated nations of Germany, Austria, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Turkey
A union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations.
A close combat between military aircraft.
Fighting from a ditch protected by barbed wire.
A refusal to take sides or become involved in wars between other nations.
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
A payment made to the victor by the vanquished to cover the costs of war.
Strategy based on wearing down the other side with constntattacks and heavy losses.
The reliance on military strength and the agressive preparation for war.
Prolonged operation conducted by the Allied Powers in an effort to restrict the maritime supply of goods to the Central Powers.
Type of rigid airship that was responsible for German Air Raids and the deaths of over 50 Britons
Involved the complete mobilization of people and resources, affecting the lives of all citizens, even those remote from the battlefield.
Internal diplomatic communication issued from the German Fereign Office in January 1917 that proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico.
British luxury liner (cruise ship) sunk by a German submarine in the North Atlantic on May 7, 1915
Campaign of World War 1 that took place on the Gallipoli peninsula in the Ottoman Empire with the aim of capturing Constantinople.
Position counting as a draw - or a tie - that leaves each side without any ability to make wuccessful move.
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.
Agreement made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting for a certain time; a truce.
Area between two lines of trenches
Filled with earth & sand and used for building the dugout
Underground shelter in the trenches
Soldiers could shoot at the enemy from here
Wearing down the enemy with repeated attacks
When neither side can advance
Soldiers stood on these so not to get trench foot
Condition caused by standing in water for too long
Defensive obstacle placed in front of the trench
Used by soldiers to look out of the trench without being shot at
Trenches were infested with these and some grew as big as cats
The command to go and attack the enemy
These tormented the soldiers on a daily basis
The constant daily routine created this negative effect
A formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to cooperate and come to another's defense.
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts.
President During WW1
A union or association between three powers or states.
The heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary
World War 1 military strategy of defending a position by fighting form the protection of deep ditches.
U.S bonds sold during WW1 to raise money for loans to the Allies
Most famous WW1 treaty
Teams of troops,ships,or equipment.
Information given to show something or someone in a based way.
Nickname for American troops in europe.
The gathering of resources and preparation for war.
1917 act gave the government new ways to spy.
They do no believe in government.
A rapid firing weapon
Tax on your average income to support the war.
a covering for a soldiers head
Idea about how nations should work together.
Country pays for damage caused by war.
Law that requires people of a certain age to enlist in the military
To give up power.
Unable to read or write
A person who tries to stir up war
system of managing government through departments.
Association of nations formed after WW1 under wilson's 14 points plan.
States Germany alone must accept responsibility for causing the war
The U.S had less than 100 of them in WW1.
They used intimidation and fear towards blacks catholics, and jews
The name given to the line of trenches which stretched from the english channel across the battle fields of France and Belgium during WW1.
Strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along the western front during WW1
A military conflict centered on Europe that began in the summer of 1914. The fighting ended in late 1918.
A ship that was sink in World War 1 by German U-boats.
The military alliance formed between Russia, Great Britain and France before World War 1.
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.
11,11,11,1918(11 day of the 11 month of the 11 hour 1918)
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.
Leaders of britain, France, the U.S and Italy after WW1.
a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties; truce
holes or ditches dug in the ground to protect the soldiers from gunfire
to assemble or marshal into readiness for active service
an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy
ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause
groups of soldiers
payment to the winning country for damages after a war
provisions of food and other materials
not siding with one country or the other
alliance that included Great Britain, France and Russia
alliance that included Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
armored combat vehicle used for the first time in WW1
the policy of keeping a large army and glorifying war
leader of Russia up until 1917
America joined this side when it entered the war