5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- The 369th United States Infantry, made up of African-Americans. The French respected their bravery, although the USA made them fight separately. They were the regiment that saw the most time under fire.
- an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations.
Its job would be to protect the independence of all countries—large or small. His goals were clear. He stated:
"An evident principle runs through the whole program that I have outlined. It is the principle of justice to all peoples and nationalities, and their right to live on equal terms of liberty and safety with one another, whether weak or strong."
— Woodrow Wilson, Speech, January 8, 1918
- Presidents Wilson's peace plan; it was meant to prevent international problems from causing another war.
- ending Russia's participation in the war. The treaty was harsh, requiring Russia to give up large amounts of land to Germany.
- June 1919, , The treaty imposed on Germany by France, Great Britain, the United States, and other Allied Powers after World War I. It demanded that Germany dismantle its military and give up some lands to Poland. It was resented by many Germans.
5 True/False questions
isolationist → people who wanted the United States to stay out of world affairs, opposed the League of Nations.
self determination → the right of national groups to have their own territory and forms of government.
Henry Cabot Lodge → A Republican from Massachusetts, who disagreed with the Versailles Treaty, and who was the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He mostly disagreed with the section (Article 10) that called for the League to protect a member whose independence or territory was threatened.
abdicate → to give up power
Battle of the Argonne Forest → defeat of the Germans by French and American troops in France in October 1918; more than 100,000 casualties for America