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alliance
artillery
big bertha
central powers
flamethrower
france
germany
militarism
mustard gas
no mans land
shell shock
tear gas

WWI Word Search

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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

World War One Crossword Puzzle

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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 1 Word Search

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Word Search
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

WW1 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Alliance
Balance of Power
Central Powers
colonized
colony
Convoy
Franz Ferdinand
Industrialize
Industrialized
invade
Lusitania
Mobilize
mustard gas
nationalist
Propaganda
Schlieffen Plan
Stalemate
Triple Alliance
war
world war one

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 One Crossword

Type
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

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

world war one and the Russian revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

Type
Crossword
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 1 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A disease that makes your feet swell normally does not go away. trench feet
This is what the soldiers ate in their trenches. dogbiscuits
The stretch of land between the opposing sides and no body wanted to be there. nomansland
Small explosives that are thrown into a small area with the enemy in it. grenade
Sharp twisted strands of wire that are not designed to kill. barbedwire
Used underwater to fight. submarine
One type of communication was... wirelessradio
This led to unification of Italy and Germany. nationalism
This made Germany envy France and the British because they had the richest colonies. imperialism
An agreement or promise between two countries or people. alliance
This is building up the armed forces and getting ready for war. militarism
They only get invited to solve the problem and promote peace. internationalists
This ignored the warning to not cross british water and then 128 americans died. lusitania
In the Zimmermann note this country plans to ally with Japan. germany
These people stay out of war. isolationists
This is a 100 mph monoplane. aircraft
A wartime condition in which two oposite forces can't win on the western front. waroffronts
Who was part of the triple entente from France? raymondpoincare
This battle was the first time posion gas was ever used. battleofypres
In the Battle of Verdun the first what was used? flamethrower