← HIstory test #5 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- General Ludendorff
- League of Nations
- a The tip of the salient below Ameins. This was the first full-scale battle for the AEF.
- b The land between the opposing trench lines.
- c Commander of German armies on the Western Front. In the spring of 1918, he launched an all-out offensive on the Allies, gambling everything.
- d One of President Wilsom's Fourteen Points, to keep another world war from breaking out. The senate refused the treaty, but other nations joined, it stayed intact until it was replaced by the United States in 1945.
- e Part of Germany's Central powers.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- British passenger boat sunk by a German submarine that claimed 1,000 lives. One of the main reasons America decided to join the war.
- The kaiser, or emperor, of Germany during the First World War. After the Germans were defeated and the Allies claimed victory of World War I, he fled.
- This took place at Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey from April 25, 1915, to January 9, 1916, during the First World War. A joint British Empire and French operation was mounted to capture the Ottoman capital of Constantinople, and a secure sea route to Russia. The attempt failed, with heavy casualties on both sides.
- A store with a hidden room where alcohol was sold and drunk illegally.
- A World War I battle fought between December 12-15, 1918, involving the AEF and 48,000 French troops under the command of U.S. general John J. Pershing against German positions. The UNited States Army Air Service (which later became the United States Air Force) played a significant role in this action.
5 True/False Questions
Teddy Roosevelt → The 26th president of the United States; "Speak softly but carry a big stick." He was leader of the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War, and he built the Panama Canal. He was also a naturalist and a noted author.
General William "Billy" Mitchell → Brigadier General and chief of air operations, First Army. The first high-ranking United States Army officer to learn how to fly, and the first to win the Croix de Guerre.
Flappers → Some of the best pilots such as Barron Manfred Von Richthofen, or the Red Baron.
American Expeditionary Force (AEF) → The United States Armed Forces sent to Europe during World War I.
German Americans → Americans that descended from Germany.