Northern Lights Chapter 14 World War I -NO Pictures
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World War 1
a war fought from 1914 to 1918 mostly in Europe and the Middle East, between the Allies and the Central Powers.
during World War 1 the nations that allied or united against the Central Powers of Europe. They included Great Britain, France Russia, Italy and the United States.
during World War 1 the nations that fought against the Allies. They included Germany, Austria- Hungary and the Ottoman Empire.
the combined efforts of those at home as well as those in the military to win a war.
the organized spreading of information in order to persuade people to adopt a certain position. It typically only presents one point of view.
loyalty to one's country.
a certificate, or bond, sold to citizens by a government in order to help pay for a war.
Commission of Public Safety (CPS)
a state agency that existed only during World War 1. Its role was to oversee the war effort in Minnesota.
Sweden, Spain, Switzerland, and Norway
Neutral countries during World War 1.
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire
four nations that made up the central powers during World War 1.
Russia, France, Algeria, and Italy
four nations that made up the Allies during World War 1.
Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)
A labor union whose members included iron miners and lumber jacks.
The US joins the war.
November 11, 1918
The war ends
Assasination of Austrian Royalty
Technology of WWI
submarines, airplanes, machine guns, chemical gas
The Great War
Another name for World War I, used by Europeans until World War II.