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Bonus: What is Harris Eskew's Favorite color? Orange
Which U.S president helped lead the allied forces in the Trench Warfare? Franklin Roosevelt
What was one popular weapon used in WWI? Machine Gun
Who was the main German leader in WWI? Wilhelm II
Which fever disease was spread by rats in WWI? Trench Fever
Where was the Trench Warfare fought? France and Switzerland
How many soldiers died in WWI ? Twelve Million
How long did the trench warfare last? Three and a half years
What chemical was used in the Trench Warfare that was highly poisonous? Mustard Gas
An empty stretch of land between enemy trenches is called? No mans land
A shelter dug in the trench walls that soldiers lived in? (They also use this term in baseball). Dugout

WWI Word Search

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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

Trenches Crossword Homework

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Area between two lines of trenches nomansland
Filled with earth & sand and used for building the dugout sandbags
Underground shelter in the trenches dugout
Soldiers could shoot at the enemy from here firestep
Wearing down the enemy with repeated attacks attrition
When neither side can advance stalemate
Soldiers stood on these so not to get trench foot duckboards
Condition caused by standing in water for too long trenchfoot
Defensive obstacle placed in front of the trench barbedwire
Used by soldiers to look out of the trench without being shot at periscope
Trenches were infested with these and some grew as big as cats rats
The command to go and attack the enemy overthetop
These tormented the soldiers on a daily basis lice
The constant daily routine created this negative effect boredom

Remembrance Day Crossword

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The month of Remembrance Day. November
What WWI was originally known as. TheGreatWar
Bravery. Courage
A statue or building to remember veterans. monument
Gas used in war. Poison
A place where people are buried. cemetery
Injured. Wounded
War Poem: In ________________ Fields. Flanders
Gun used in war. Machine
Someone who has fought in a war. Veteran
Lest we ___________. Forget
Wire used in war. Barbed
Wounded and dead. Casualties
A group of people who fight on land. Army
A group of people who fight on the sea. Navy
A red flower that is a symbol of remembrance of the dead. Poppy
The area between the trenches. NoMansLand
A group of people who fight in the air. Airforce
A long hole dug into the ground where soldiers hid. Trench

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

Trench Warfare Crossword

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Weapons which made attacking across no man's land almost impossible (2 words) machine guns
Soldiers in the trenches enjoyed receiving these from loved ones at home letters
What would likely happen to you if you put your head above the trench. shot
The material used to slow down the enemy's attack towards your trenches. wire
Almost as many died from this in the trenches as did from wounds. disease
Men suffered from this after being shelled for hour after hour, day after day. shellshock
This was everywhere. mud
Men bathed in water-filled shell... holes
The abbreviation for prisoner of war POW
This was your constant companion and often your closest "friend". rifle
These creatures filled the trenches and were better fed than the soldiers. Rats
This word describes what the soldiers' meals seemed always to taste like. Dirt
The territory between the opposing side's trenches was called "no man's ..." land
Soldiers were never free from these pests in the trenches. lice
Where all soldiers wanted to be after being in the trenches for some time. home
What everyone in the trenches wanted to happen soon in the war. End
You began your attack on the enemy's trenches by going "over the ..." top
When the trench soldiers thought the war would end. never
One of the new and most frightening weapons of the war. gas
What you had better have when attacked by 19 down mask
What never seemed to fill the sky when you were in the trenches. sun
The kind of #4 across that ripped men's clothing and bodies. Barbed

AUSTRALIA'S INVOLVEMENT IN THE WAR WW1 Crossword

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Description

What was the battle that the Anzacs fought in? Gallipoli
Anzac day is commemorated on the 25th of which month? April
The final evacuation of Gallipoli happened on the night of 19/20, of which month? December
On the 21st of March 1942 Douglas arrived in which capital city of Australia? Melbourne
How many times was Douglas MacAthur wounded? Twice
In 1935 Douglas became Military adviser to the New Commonwealth of which country? Philippines
How old was the youngest person who fought in ww1? twelve
Soldiers were given 20 ounces of bread and if they didn't get bread they were given 16 ounces of what? flour
Trenches were infested with big, fat rats which spread what? diseases
Soldiers got blindness and burns from what type of gas? mustard
In summer, lots of soldiers became_______________ dehydrated
Soldiers were given 8 ounces of fresh ______________ vegetables
In the trenches, the earth was transformed into mud and ___________ slush
Injuries became more infected as they didn't have a dry _____________ to heal in environment
Douglas MacArthur won the Silver Star, how many times? seven
The air was filled with the smell of human waste and dead_________ bodies
The air was always _________ damp

World War One Crossword

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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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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

The Great Depression 1929-1939 Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Americans lost their hope and ___________. confidence
Franklin D. Roosevelt promised of a "_____________". New deal
October 1929 the nation was plunged into the "_____________________". great depression
Factories continued to ___________ goods at record rates. Produce
What touched off when people lost confidence in the stock market? chain reaction
Local governments and ___________ did what they could to help people. charities
Congress voted to provide money for the construction of ________. harbors
Franklin D. Roosevelt brought ________, compassion and new ideas. energy
Franklin D. Roosevelt was born in __________. 1882
Franklin D. Roosevelt graduated from ______________ law school. columbia
In 1921 at the age of 39 Franklin D. Roosevelt was stricken with _____________. poliomyelitis
What was the name of the army with 20,000 homeless teens? vagabond army
Roosevelt recuperated at a spa in ______________. georgia
At the Democratic _______________ Convention Roosevelt was cheered as a returning hero. National
Roosevelt surrounded himself with experts in economics, agriculture, and law. These became know as the "____________". brain trust
5,000 banks had failed and most states declared "bank ___________". holidays
Roosevelt closed all banks for how many days? four
Closing all bank caused a "_____" on the banks. run
The Civilian _______________ Corps hired jobless young men and put them to work. conservation
A relief project started in Roosevelt 1st 100 days was the ? (abbreviation) pwa
The Glass - Steagall Banking act was set up in what month ? june
What program aimed to boost farm price? (abbreviation) aaa
What administration worked with business owners and labor unions? (abbreviation) nra
What was the name of the massive storm dust ? black blizzard
Mary Mcleod Bethune was the director of what administration ? (abbreviation) nya

Weapons of WWI Crossword

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Description

Used by British soldiers in the trenches Bolt action rifle
Needed 4 to 6 men to work them Machine guns
A.k.a. the blimp carried machine guns and bombs Zeppelin
Causes a burning sensation in the throat and chest pains Chlorine Gas
Developed to cope with the conditions on the Western front Tanks
Used to deliver bombs in for spying Planes
Used to blow up ships carrying supplies from America to Britain Torpedoes
Completely submerged in the sea and with torpedoes and or missiles Submarine
Network of countries for mutual protection Alliance System
Area between opposing trenches No Mans Land
Germany, Italy, and Australia- Hungary in 1914 Triple Entente
U. S. President who fought for peace Woodrow Wilson