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New Imperialism

__________ ____________________ most commonly took the form of capital investment in the colony

Suez Canal

The British established control over Egypt primarily because the newly constructed __________ _______________ provided a strategic link to their Asian colonies.

German Empire

The establishment of the ____________________ ____________________ in 1871 upset the European balance of power.


. The Congress of Berlin in 1878 sought to limit the expansion of ____________________ .

Triple Alliance

The ____________________ ____________________ consisted of Germany, Austria, and Italy.

Entente Cordiale

By the terms of the ____________________ ____________________, Britain and France patched up colonial differences without making a formal alliance.

Francis Ferdinand

In 1914, the Archduke ____________________ ____________________ was assassinated by a Bosnian trained by a Serbian official.

Blank Check

The "____________________ ____________________" refers to Germany's commitment to support Austria's attack on Serbia.

Schlieffen Plan

The ____________________ ____________________ proposed attacking France and then Russia in order to prevent a two-front war.

Woodrow Wilson

U.S. President ____________________ ____________________ had great hopes for the League of Nations.

War communism

"__________ ____________________" authorized the government to take over most economic functions.


Stalin's policy of ____________________ was designed to increase agricultural output through government ownership and control.

Great Purges

Stalin's ____________________ ____________________ seemed to be primarily aimed at old Bolsheviks who had been loyal to others.


___________________'s followers were called black shirts.

Lateran Accord

Through the ____________________ ____________________ of 1929, the Italian state made peace with the Catholic Church.


___________________ became the leader of Germany by being legally appointed.

Enabling Act

The ____________________ ____________________ of 1933 permitted Hitler to rule by decree.

Beer Hall Puisch

The ____________________ ____________________ ____________________ of 1923 in Munich gave Hitler the opportunity to become a national figure.

Gustan Stresemann

Who was the man primarily responsible for the reconstruction of the Weimar Republic? ____________________ ____________________ .


___________________ was the Nazi destruction of Jewish stores and synagogues.


___________________ refers to living space for the growing German nation.


The policy of ____________________ was based on the assumption that Germany had real grievances and that Hitler's goals were limited.

Fransico Franco

__________________ ____________________ supported the republican forces with military aid in the Spanish Civil War.


The ____________________ referred to the union of Germany and Austria.

Nazi- Soviet

The secret provision of the ____________________—____________________ nonaggression pact was the partitioning of Poland between Russia and Germany.


___________________ was a famous episode in 1940 in which Allied troops were evacuated across the English Channel.


the ____________________ refers to the destruction of 6 million Jews by the Nazis.

Atlantic Charter

The ____________________ ____________________ was a broad set of principles in the spirit of Wilson's Fourteen Points.


The Battle of ____________________ turned the tide against Japan in the Pacific.

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