The invention of planes
World War I
World War II
Assassination of Martin Luther King
Neerja Bhanot (Pan AM Flight 73)
First African American President Barack Obama
H1N1 Swine Flu1
First case of Ebola
Civil Rights Act
Queen Elizabeth crowned
german attack plan in case of two front war
whose assassination resulted in ww1
allaince between Germany, Italy, and Austria-Hungary
allaince between France, Britain, and Russia
which country switched sides in the war
country that Germany gave a blank check
country that left the war in 1918
having pride in the military and keeping an army ready for war
agreement to stop fighting that ended ww1
limiting supplies such as food and clothes etc.
one sided information created to keep people supporting the war
a way of attack where soldiers run out of trenches at the enemy
the last central power to leave the war
person from the U.S. who made series of peace proposals
french person who was nicknamed Tiger and really wanted Germany to be punished
the country germany invaded to get to France
the front in which France and Britain was fending off Germany
the front at which there was more movement of land gained and lost
Woodrow Wilson's plan for achieving lasting peace
what battle happened july 1-November 18 1916 and was one of the bloodiest battles of the war
what country did the Germans plan on defeating first
country the person who kill Archduke Ferdinand is from
the sinking of what ship caused 1,198 deaths of citizens and almost dragged the u.s. into the war
pledge the Germans signed to stop unrestricted warfare on ships
what advance/revolution allowed for modern weapons to be produced
some countries got extra soldiers from their_______.
what country declared war on Germany april 6, 1917
the person who assassinated the archduke of Austria Hungary june 28, 1914
the person who took Russia out of ww1
The political party that dominated Germany from 1933-1945
The leader of Germany from 1933-1945; nicknamed die fuhrer
The leader of the SS troops
Institutionalized many of the racial theories prevalent in Nazi ideology
The interwar-period government that (1918-1933)
Served as the second president of Germany
The name of the book Hitler wrote while incarcerated
The event that marked the turning point between passive and aggressive anti-semitic actions
The Nazi party paramilitary troops
The symbol adopted by the Nazi's
The name Hitler gave to his government
Event that allowed Hitler's Nazis to convince the people to vote for them instead of the popular communist party
Hitler's idea of the master race
Hitler's attempt to carry out his "Final solution"
Capital of Germany where the 1936 Olympics were held
The African-American man who upstaged Hitler by winning a gold in the Olympics
The event in which Hitler ordered the Gestapo and SS to take out rival Nazi leaders
The Nazi secret police
Name of the German air force
glorification of the military. one of the main causes of war.
treaty signed after world war 1 had ended in 1918.
German submarines used during world war 1 and world war 2 against enemy naval warships and used to cut off enemy supply ships
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view.
a successful coup d'etat by revolutionaries in Russia that overthrew Czar Nicholas II in 1917. They renamed themselves the communists party.
agreements between countries to aid and support one another in the event of war
a policy of not supporting either side in an argument, fight, or war between other powers.
international organization that was created to promote world peace and cooperation that was created by the treaty of Versailles
alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy during WWI. also known as the Triple Alliance.
heir to the Austria-Hungary throne and was assassinated by Gavrillo Principe in 1914. his death was the spark that started WWI.
a form of combat in which soldiers took shelter in opposing lines of ditches. used during WWI.
an agreement between opposing armies to suspend hostilities to discuss peace terms.
founder of the Russian Communist Party and leader or the Bolshevik Revolution
the alliance between Great Britain , France, and Russia during WWI . also known as the Triple Entente.
the last Russian Czar who was executed by the Bolsheviks in July, 1918.
struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist
communist insurgents in South Vietnam
war between North and South Vietnam
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies
Chinese communist leader
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain"
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China
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.
Type of bomb built during WORLD WAR II that was more powerful than any built before it.
This battle was the German's last major offensive in World War II. The Allies pushed the Germans back and won.
A leader who has complete control over a country's government
A war fought between 1939-1945 between Axis/Allied powers.
June 6, 1944 - Led by Eisenhower, over a million troops (the largest invasion force in history) stormed the beaches at Normandy and began the process of re-taking France. The turning point of World War II
GERMANY, ITALY, JAPAN
GREAT BRITAN, FRANCE,UNITED STATES,SOVIET UNION.
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, Successor to Lenin as head of the USSR; strongly nationalist view of Communism; war with Western Europe and the United States.
1933 dictator of Germany, German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WORLD WAR11 leader of troops in Africa and commander in D-Day invasion-elected president.
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that overthrew Jiang Jieshi and the Nationalists. Established China as the People's Republic of China and ruled from 1949 until 1976
December 7, 1941 - Surprise attack by the Japanese on the main U.S. Pacific Fleet harbored in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii destroyed 18 U.S. ships and 200 aircraft. American losses were 3000, Japanese losses less than 100. In response, the U.S. declared war on Japan and Germany, entering World War II.
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort
Japanese forced about 60,000 of americans and philippines to march 100 miles with little food and water, most died or were killed on the way
a bloody and prolonged operation on the island of Iwo Jima in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945)
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of World War II and along with Roosevelt planned many allied campaigns. He predicted an iron curtain that would separate Communist Europe from the rest of the West.
prison camps used under the rule of Hitler in Nazi Germany. Conditions were inhuman, and prisoners, mostly Jewish people, were generally starved or worked to death, or killed immediately.
A propaganda character designed to increase production of female workers in the factories. It became a rallying symbol for women to do their part.
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause.
Russia, Great Britain, France, Serbia, France and the United States
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire, Bulgaria
created to allow Germany to defeat France quickly
highly secretive British intelligence organization to intercept and decrypt German messages
assassinated by the Bland Hand in Sarajevo
flying weapon used for observation and combat
neutral country invaded by the Germans in August 1914
assassinated the Archduke Ferdinand
biggest naval battle of the war
British Prime Minister
Passenger liner sunk by U-boat 20 in 1915
deadly weapon against infantry
Tsar of Russia
area between opposing Trenches
lethal weapon responsible for maiming, blinding and killing thousands
systematic persuasion via the media
Balkan country that threatened Austria`s rulership
war ending treaty blaming Germany for starting WWI
U.S President that fought for peace
Germany, Italy, and Austria- Hungary in 1914
the action of a country or its government preparing and organizing troops for active duty
not helping or supporting either side in a conflict
a German U-boat
first German vs Russia battle of the war
Britain, France, and russia
huge airship filled with hydrogen
World peace organization created by Wilson
a note from Germany to Mexico that was intercepted by the British
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
Name of the President whose Doctrine to contain the USSR was published in March 1947.
The second of 3 conferences to decide the post-WW2 world was held here in February 1945?
The East European countries controlled by Russia after WW2 were known as what states?
The number of Zones Germany & Berlin and Austria & Vienna were divided into after WW2?
Name of the Pact created by the USSR in retaliation to West Germany joining NATO in 1955?
The European Recovery Plan (April 1948) was informally named this after its author?
Name of the British Prime Minister who replaced Churchill for the Potsdam Conference?
The war on this peninsula began in 1950 & ended in a cease-fire in 1953?
The theory that if one nation fell to communism, others would follow was named the what theory?
The name of the plan created by the USSR in response to 1 Down.
The name given to the Communist Information Bureau, whose job was to guide & control the actions of Communist parties around the world?