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As WWI began in Europe, the alliance system places Germany and Austria-Hungary as leaders of the ____ and Russia and France among the _____

Central Powers and Allies

From 1914 to 1916, trade between brit and us:

pulled the Am economy out of recession

with the outbreak of WWT in 1914, the great majority of Americans:

earnestly hoped to stay out of the war

One primary effect of WWI on the US was that it

conducted an immense of trade with the Allies

German submarines began sinking unarmed and unresisting merchant and passenger ships without warning:

in retaliation for the british naval blockade of Germany

In the Sussex pledge, Germany promised:

not to sink passenger ships without warning

President Wilson broke diplomatic relations with Germany when:

Germany announced that it would wage unrestricted submarine warfare in the Atlantic

the Zimmerman note involved a proposed secret agreement between:

Germany and Mexico

President Woodrow Wilson persuaded the American people to enter WWI by?

Pledging to make the war "a war to end ll wars" and to make the world safe for democracy

Which one of the following was not among Wilson's 14 Points upon which he based America's idealistic foreign policy in WWi

international religious freedom and toleration

When the US entered WWI, it was

poorly prepared to leap into global war

During WWI, civil liberties in America were:

denied to many, especially those suspected of disloyalty

18th? 19th?

prohibition, women's suffrage

The 2 groups who suffered most from the violation of civil liberties during WWI were:

German Americans and social radicals

The movement of 10s of thousands of Southern blacks north during WWI resulted in:

racial violence in the North

Most of the money raised to finance WWI came from:

loans from the American public

In an effort to make economic mobilization more efficient during WWI, the federal government took over and operated?

the railroads

The WWI military draft:

generally worked fairly and effectively to provide military manpower.

Those who protested conscription during WWI did so because...

they dislike the idea of compelling a person to serve

Russia's withdrawal from WWI in 918 resulted in:

the release of thousands of German troops for deployment to the front in France

The supreme military commander of American forces during WWI was:

John J. Pershing

The Second Battle of the Marne was significant because it:

marked the beginning of a German withdrawal that was never resversed

As a condition of ending WWI, Woodrow Wilson demanded that?

the German kaiser be forced from power

The US main contributions to the Allied victory in WWI included all of the following except:

battlefield victories

Woodrow Wilson's ultimate goal at the Paris Peace Conference was to:

establish the League of Nations

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 many US Senators during the Paris Peace Conference:

gave Allied leaders in Parisa stronger bargaining position

After the Treaty of Versailles had been signed, Woodrow Wilson

was condemned by both disillusioned liberals and frustrated nationalists and imperialists

In the US, the most controversial aspect of the Treaty of V was:

Article X

The initial Republican strategy regarding the Treaty of Versailles was to:

delay and amend the treaty

Senate opponents of the League of Nations, as proposed in the Treaty of Versailles, argued that it:

robbed Congress of its war-declaring powers

In Congress, the most reliable support of Wilson's position on the League of Nations came from:


The Senate likely would have accepted American participation in the League of Nations if Wilson had:

been willing to compromise with the League opponents in Congress

Wilson's call for a "solemn referendum" in 1920 referred to:

his belief that the presidential election should dtermine the fate of the Treaty of Versailles

The major weakness of the L of Nations was that it:

did not include the US~

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