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President Wilson broke diplomatic relations with Germany when
Germany announced that it would wage unrestricted submarine warfare in the Atlantic
President Woodrow Wilson persuaded the American people to enter World War I by
pledging to make the war a war to end all wars and to make the world safe for democracy
President Wilson viewed America's entry into World War I as an opportunity for the U.S. to
shape a new international order based on the ideals of democracy
Of Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points, the one that he hoped would provide asystem of collective security was the
League of Nations
The major problem for George Creel and his Committee on Public Informationwas that
he oversold Wilson's ideals and led the world to expect too much.
Match each civilian administrator below with the World War I mobilizationagency that he directed
A-2, B-3, C-1, D-4
During World War I, civil liberties in America were
denied to many, especially those suspected of disloyalty
Two constitutional amendments adopted in part because of because of wartime influences were the 18, which dealt with _________________, and the 19, whose subject was _______________.
prohibition; woman suffrage
The strikes and sabotage of the Industrial Workers of the World during WWIwere
the result of some of the worst working conditions in the country
Grievances of labor during and shortly after World War I include all of the following except
suppression of the American Federation of Labor
The movement of tens of thousands of Southern blacks north during WWIresulted in
racial violence in the North
Most wartime mobilization agencies relied on _____________ to prepare the economy for war.
In an effort to make economic mobilization more efficient during World War I,the federal government took over and operated
The U.S. used all of the flowing methods to support the war effort except
using government power extensively to regulate the economy
When the U.S. entered WWI in 1917, most Americans did not believe that
it would be necessary to send a large American army to Europe
Those who protested conscription during World War I did so because
they disliked the idea of compelling a person to serve
A unique feature of the U.S. armed forces during World War I was
the entry of women for the first time
Russia's withdrawal from World War I in 1918 resulted in
the release of thousands of German troops for deployment on the front in France
The first significant engagement of American troops in a European battle in American history came in the spring of 1918
The Second Battle of the Marne was significant because it
marked the beginning of a German withdrawal that was never reversed
As a condition of ending World War I, Woodrow Wilson demanded that
the German Kaiser be forced from power
The U.S.' main contributions to the Allied victory in World War I included all of the following except
The chief difference between Woodrow Wilson and the parliamentary statesmenat the Paris peace table was that Wilson
did not command a legislative majority at home
At the Paris Peace Conference, Wilson sought all of the following goals except
an end to the European colonial empires in Africa and Asia
Opposition to the League of Nations by the U.S. Senate during the Paris PeaceConference
gave Allied leaders in Paris a stronger bargaining position
After the Treaty of Versailles had been signed, Wilson
was condemned by both disillusioned liberals and frustrated imperialists
Senate opponents of the League of Nations as proposed in the Treaty of Versaillesargued that it
robbed Congress of its war-declaring powers
In Congress, the most reliable support for Wilson's position on the League of nations came from
The Senate likely would have accepted American participation in the League of Nations had Wilson
had been willing to compromise with League opponents in Congress
Wilson's "solemn referendum" in 1920 concerned
his attempt to use the presidential election as a public vote on the Treaty of Versailles
Republican isolationists successfully turned Warren Harding's 1920 presidentialvictory into a
death sentence for the League of Nations
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