Traditions and Encounters Ch. 33 Test Review AP World History
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The spark for World War 1 was provided when Gavrilo Princip assassinated...
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
The first total war in world history was...
the Great War also known as World War 1
Approximately how many combatants died in World War 1?
The term for the idea that people with the same ethnic origins, language, and political ideals had the right to form sovereign states was...
The nationalistic aspirations of subject minorities was most threatening to a state such as...
- Ottoman Empire
- Habsburg Empire
- Russian Dynasties
Slavic cultural unity was actively promoted by...
In 1914, England's share of the world's industrial output stood at...
List the important areas of competition and conflict between England and Germany in the years leading up to World War 1?
- economic output
- naval race
- colonial competition
- public pressure
The members of the Triple Alliance were...
Germany, Italy, and Austria-Hungary
The French were deeply suspicious of German expansion because of...
their defeat during the Franco-Prussian War
The military plan that called for an invasion of France through Belgium was called...
the Schlieffen plan
The soldiers who marched off in 1914 to fight in World War 1 were mostly...
Optimistic about a swift triumph and quick return home
The German offensive of 1914 was halted at...
the river Marne
The western front in World War 1 was...
a bloody stalemate
The massive German assault on the western front in 1916 was...
What are the characteristics of experiences of trench warfare in World War 1?
the site of a British counterattack that gained them a few thousand yards
In world War 1, the eastern front was...
Ultimately a spectacular German success
What are the characteristics of the new total war of World War 1?
What effect did World War 1 have on the status of women?
Women in many countries received the vote in the years after the war.
The World War 1 poet who considered Horace's line that it is "sweet and fitting to die for one's country," to be an "old lie" was...
What were some explanations of the expansion of World War 1 to Asia, Africa, and the Pacific?
- European nations carried their animosities into their colonies.
- Japan saw the war as an opportunity to grab German colonies.
- Europeans were forced to recruit soldiers from their colonies because of the demands of the war.
- Other nations entered the war for reasons that had nothing to do with the murder of Francis Ferdinand.
The Twenty-One Demands were issued by...
Japan to China
The Japanese fought in World War 1 due to their...
desire to acquire German colonies in Asia
Where is the German African colony conquered by the Allies in the Great War?
The March Revolution of 1917
was an unplanned and incomplete fair caused by disintegrating armies, mutinies, and a food shortage in Russia
- ended the monarchy
The last tsar of Russia was...
Tsar Nicholas II
The main reason for the failure of the provisional government in Russia in 1917 was...
it could not make fundamental changes such as confiscating land and distributing it among peasants and could not promise an and to war
The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
ended Russia's involvement in the Great War and gave the Germans control of much of Russia's territory
The official factor in the United States' decision to enter World War 1 was...
Germany's resumption of unrestricted submarine warfare
- a German submarine sank the British passenger liner Lusitania
One of the major problems of the Paris peace negotiations that led to the Treaty of Versailles was...
Russia's absence from the negotiations
Woodrow Wilson agreed to many harsh stipulations to the Treaty of Versailles
in return for the creation of the League of Nations
In the wake of World War 1, Mustafa Kemal became president of...
The Republic of Turkey
The mandate system
Angered the Arab world because it was little more than a glorified form of imperialism