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WW1 crossword puzzle

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Payments for war damage Reparation
1919 treaty that ended WW1 Treaty of Versailles
Assassination of this man started WW1 Franz Ferdinand
Serbian nationalist group Black Hand
German military plan on how Germany should handle the threat of war on two fronts Schlieffen Plan
Term for the total number of people killed Casualties
Resignation of a monarch Abdication
Forced acquisition of a region or territory by a more powerful state Annexation
Temporary suspension of hostility in a war Armistice
Government control or restrictions placed on the media Censorship
Government policy that requires citizens to join the army Conscription
A long, narrow ditch Trench
Belief that a nation needs a large military Militarism
Not taking sides during a war Neutrality
Opinion expressed for the purpose of influencing the actions of others Propaganda
Any horrible or violent action taken against an innocent or unarmed person or group Atrocity
Someone who objects to killing Pacifist
A strong love for one's country Nationalism
Policy of building up an empire Imperialism

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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

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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

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WWI Crossword

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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

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World War 1 #1 Crossword

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Where soldiers mostly fought in Trenches
A deep devotion to one's nation Nationalism
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force Imperialism
The policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army prepared for war was known as Militarism
Growing rivalries and mutual mistrust led to the creation of Alliances
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Ottoman Empire forming the Triple Alliance
The ruler of Germany at the time was Kaiser Wilhelm II
Britain, France, and Russia formed the Triple Entente
Who joined the war in 1917 America
Who was assassinated in 1914 in Sarajevo, Bosnia Franz Ferdinand
Who assassinated Franz Ferdinand? Gavrilo Princip
What was the region in northern France? Western Front
The War Strategy Germany Developed Schlieffen Plan

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World War I Crossword

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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

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World War I Crossword Review

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pride in one's country and ethnicity (Gavrilo Princip Assassinating the Archduke Nationalism
The policy of extending a nation's territory by establishing political and economic power over other countries. Ex: Hawaii, Cuba, Philippines Imperialism
building up of military. EX: Arms race between Great Britain & Germany prior to start of WWI militarism
agreement to work together to advance a common goal or defeat a common enemy alliance
Britain, France, Russia Triple Entente
Italy, Germany, Austria-Hungary Triple Alliance
His assassination "sparked" the start of World War 1 Archduke Ferdinand
Name of territory Austria-Hungary wanted Balkans
Caused a war of attrition Trench Warfare
Intercepted by British Intelligence and reason for U.S. involvement in WWI Zimmerman Telegram
wearing the enemy down with constant attacks and heavy losses attrition
Member of Serbian Terrorist group called the Black Hands and assassinated Archduke Ferdinand Gavrilo Princip
Declared War on Germany after learning of Zimmerman Telegram Woodrow Wilson
Agreement to cease fire and consider peace-talks—Cease fire Armistice
Sent by Germany back to Russia to start a revolution and get Russia out of WWI Vladimir Lenin
Reduced the size of Germany's army and outlined monetary reparations Treaty of Versailles
Amending the wrongs of your actions through monetary or other means Reparations
President Wilson's Peace Plan The Fourteen Points
Citizens loaned money to the government to help pay for war by buying these Liberty Bonds
made it illegal to aid the enemy, give false reports, or interfere with the war efforts Espionage Act
Made it illegal to speak against the war publicly. Sedition Act

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U.S History Chapter 11 Quiz Review Crossword

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A policy of extending your rule over foreign countries Imperialism
A strategy drawn up by Germany to avoid fighting a war on two fronts Schlieffen plan
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one’s country Nationalism
American boat that was sunk by the German U-boats Lusitania
Defense agreement among nations Alliance system
Famous American fighter pilot Eddie Rickenbauer
Having merchant ships travel in groups protected by warships Convoy system
Fighting from ditches protected by barbed wire Trench warfare
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, assassinated in Saraievo Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Law requiring men to register for military service Selective Service Act
Policy of building up strong armed forces to prepare for war Militarism
The area between opposing trenches No man’s land
General of the American Expeditionary Force in WWI General John Pershing
Most decorated soldier in WWI Alvin York
An agreement to stop fighting Armistice
Message proposing an alliance between Germany & Mexico against the U.S Zimmerman Note
Great Britain, France, Russia Allies
Head of War Industries Board Brenard Baruch
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire Central Powers
A person who opposes warfare on moral grounds Conscientious objector
Prime Minister of Great Britain during WWI David Lloyd George
Laws that enacted harsh punishments against anyone who opposed participation in the war Espionage & sedition acts
Wilson’s plan for world peace following WWI Fourteen points
Headed the Committee on Public Information George creel
Premier of France during WWI George Clemenceau
Movement of over 300,000 African American from the rural south into northern cities between 1914 and 1920 Great migration

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World War 1 Crossword Puzzle

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a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties; truce armistice
holes or ditches dug in the ground to protect the soldiers from gunfire trenches
to assemble or marshal into readiness for active service mobilize
an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy allies
ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause propaganda
groups of soldiers troops
payment to the winning country for damages after a war reparations
provisions of food and other materials rations
not siding with one country or the other neutral
alliance that included Great Britain, France and Russia Triple entente
alliance that included Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy Central powers
armored combat vehicle used for the first time in WW1 tank
the policy of keeping a large army and glorifying war militarism
leader of Russia up until 1917 Czar Nicholas
America joined this side when it entered the war France

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World War 1 Crossword

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Stayed out of the war until 1917 under the isolationism policy America
A new weapon developed and used in the great war Rifle
Treaty to cease hostilities on the western front (not the same as the treaty of Versailles) Armistice
Who wanted their freedom from the Austro-Hungarian Empire? Black Hand
Caused many nations to get involved in the Great War Alliance System
His assassination sparked the Great War Franz Ferdinand
Shot Franz Ferdinand Gavrilo Princip
Rats and trench foot were discomforts of- Trench Warfare
The battles of the Great War never touched (blanks) soil German
A piece of land that has belonged to both Germany and France Alsace-Lorraine
A weapon used on the western front for the first time by 1916 Tank
Blame was placed on this country for the war Germany
An internal diplomatic communication issued from the german foreign office that proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico Zimmermann
Veterans of WWI were known by this name as a result of war time experiences and for being cynical and disillusioned. Lost Generation
Some germans were chained to their machines guns during the battle of Belleau
Germany had to give up (blank) as part of the Treaty of Versailles Land
Over 700,000 French villages were (blank) Destroyed

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