World War I: 8th grade
Pride in your country
Desire to gain colonies
Power struggle and military build-up
Secret agreement between countries
Germany, Austria-Hungry, Bulgaria, and Turkey
France, England, Russia, and United States
What year did the war begin in Europe?
Whose murder sparked the war in Europe?
Arch Duke Francis Ferdinand
What country stayed neutral until 1917?
Did the sinking of the Lousitania in 1915 cause the U.S. to enter the war?
what caused the U.S. to enter the war in 1917?
Name the 4 things U.S. citizens did on the home front to help the war effort.
rations, sacrifice, meatless, and wheatless days
Who murdered Arch Duke Francis Ferdinand?
Name 3 new weapons used for the first time during the war.
poisonous gas, tanks, and machine guns
The war was fought in the --------
What is the land called that lies between?
no man's land
An agreement to stop fighting
Who was the President of the U.S. during WWI?
what is the name of the treaty that ended WWI?
Treaty of Versailles
What year did the war end?