History Test-Ch. 12 Study Guide
Terms in this set (29)
meatless, wheatless, sweetless
What 3 days did Herbert Hoover ask Americans to have?
_____________________ worked to conserve the amount of coal used in factories, homes, and businesses
help the war effort
The money spent on liberty bonds went to __________________
To prevent loss or waste
fled to Holland
What did Kaiser Wilhelm II do after the fighting ended in Germany?
_________________ was a holiday for the Allies
What country did not attend the discussion on the Treaty of Versailles?
Battle of Jutland
The largest sea battle of World War I, fought in the North Sea off the coast of Denmark
Battle of Verdun
The French saved the city after defending it for ten months describes which battle?
Germany's foreign minister who sent a telegram proposing Mexico to join the war on Germany's side
The commander of the Allied troops
Leader of the Food Administration
John J. Pershing
Commander of American Expeditionary Force
April 6, 1917
On what date did the US declare war on Germany entering World War I?
November 11, 1918
On what date did the fighting officially end when Germany signed the armistice?
American Expeditionary Force
____________________________ were the first American soldiers to arrive in France during World War I
Treaty of Versailles
_____________________ was the peace treaty between Germany and the Allies that ended World War I
Who was reelected as president because his supporters reminded Americans that "he kept them out of war"?
______________________ became the head of the Communist Party and signed a peace treaty with Germany.
Committee on Public Information
____________________ was in charge of information given out about the war
An alliance between Great Britain, France and Russia
an explosive that travels underwater to its target
An alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
The country that was responsible for the shooting of Archduke Francis Ferdinand
American boat that was sunk by the German U-boats; made America consider entering WWI
____________________ is what Germany and Austria-Hungary called themselves when World War ! began
Soldiers fought from these muddy ditches while enduring lice, bad smells, and rats
____________________ means strong patriotic feelings for one's country
_______________ is a German submarine