Tactics of WW1 were...
'Going over the top' (where soilders would climb onto the firestep, over the parapet and into No-man's Land)
Name another tactic used.
Attrition (Lowering the enemy's supply of resources and force) Also gives physcological edge over enemy (lowers morale and confidence)
Name 6 weapons used.
Bayonets (a sword put on the end of a rifle)
Why was the war STATIC?
Because of trenches
Why was there stalemate?
Because neither side wanted to give up
Some conditions the soilders fought in were:
Cold (caused pneumonia)
Rain/wet (caused trenches to become dirty+muddy; spread diseases;created marshes)
People were encouraged to fight through...
Propoganda (which created guilt feelings if they didn't enlist)
Conscript (came in later (in Britain,people aged 18-40 had to enlist))