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
- cash payments, for the losses they had suffered during the war.
- people who wanted the United States to stay out of world affairs, opposed the League of Nations.
- Presidents Wilson's peace plan; it was meant to prevent international problems from causing another war.
- a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms; an agreement to stop fighting
5 True/False questions
self determination → the right of national groups to have their own territory and forms of government.
epidemic → a widespread outbreak of an infectious disease
Big Four → Woodrow Wilson (US president),
Georges Clemenceau (french premier),
David Lloyd George (british prime minister),
Vittorio Orlando (italian prime minister)
Battle of Belleau Wood → defeat of the Germans by French and American troops in France in October 1918; more than 100,000 casualties for America
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk → ending Russia's participation in the war. The treaty was harsh, requiring Russia to give up large amounts of land to Germany.