5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Freikorps or Free Corps
- Battle of St.-Mihiel
- Total War
- a A conflict of unlimited scope in which a belligerent engages in a mobilization of all available resources at their disposal in order to entirely destroy or render beyond use of their rival's capacity to continue resistance.
- b A World War I battle fought between December 12-15, 1918, involving the AEF and 48,000 French troops under the command of U.S. general John J. Pershing against German positions. The UNited States Army Air Service (which later became the United States Air Force) played a significant role in this action.
- c Several militias created by German military officers to fight against communists.
- d The land between the opposing trench lines.
- e The tip of the salient below Ameins. This was the first full-scale battle for the AEF.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The French Field Marshal who served as supreme Allied commander during the First World War.
- A roaming countryside where the most famous battle of World War I was fought.
- Automobile manufacturer. This man was first to use the assembly line to manufacture cars, rolling a car off the line every ten seconds. He was founder of the Ford Motor Company, and made his cars affordable for even the commonest family. He also created the 8-hour workday, and had his workers work five days a week, unlike most manufacturers at the time. He paid his workers $5.00 a day, so that eventually every other company had to raise their wages as well, hence increasing American living standards.
- This made it illegal to drink, make, buy or sell alcohol unless it was for medicinal purposes.
- The name given to nine units of the United States 77th Division, roughly 554 men, isolated by German forces during World War I after an American attack in the Argonne Forest in October 1918. Roughly 197 were killed in action and approximately 150 missing or taken prisoner before 194 remaining men were rescued. They were led by Major Charles White Whittlesey.
5 True/False questions
American Expeditionary Force (AEF) → The United States Armed Forces sent to Europe during World War I.
Archie → Some of the best pilots such as Barron Manfred Von Richthofen, or the Red Baron.
Speakeasy → A store with a hidden room where alcohol was sold and drunk illegally.
The Battle of Meuse-Argonne → This, also called the Battle of the Argonne Forest, was a part of the final Allied offensive of World War I that stretched along the entire western front. The whole offensive was planned by Marshall Ferdinand Foch to breach the Hindenburg line and ultimately force the opposing german forces to capitulate.
Armenians → Immigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.