5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations.
Its job would be to protect the independence of all countries—large or small. His goals were clear. He stated:
"An evident principle runs through the whole program that I have outlined. It is the principle of justice to all peoples and nationalities, and their right to live on equal terms of liberty and safety with one another, whether weak or strong."
— Woodrow Wilson, Speech, January 8, 1918
- the right of national groups to have their own territory and forms of government.
- in 1918 and was the first major battle outside of Paris. it lasted for 3 weeks and America finally won over the Germans
- The 369th United States Infantry, made up of African-Americans. The French respected their bravery, although the USA made them fight separately. They were the regiment that saw the most time under fire.
- Woodrow Wilson (US president),
Georges Clemenceau (french premier),
David Lloyd George (british prime minister),
Vittorio Orlando (italian prime minister)
5 True/False questions
epidemic → a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms; an agreement to stop fighting
Battle of the Argonne Forest → defeat of the Germans by French and American troops in France in October 1918; more than 100,000 casualties for America
Fourteen Points → Presidents Wilson's peace plan; it was meant to prevent international problems from causing another war.
isolationist → people who wanted the United States to stay out of world affairs, opposed the League of Nations.
armistice → a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms; an agreement to stop fighting