5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Archduke Ferdinand of Austria
- Field Marshal Ferdinand Foch
- a A slang term for anti-aircraft fire used by the British Royal Flying Corps and RAF.
- b People who were perceived as a threat to mainstream American culture.
- c Some of the best pilots such as Barron Manfred Von Richthofen, or the Red Baron.
- d The French Field Marshal who served as supreme Allied commander during the First World War.
- e This man was an Archduke of Austria-Este, Austro Hungarian and Royal Prince of Hungary and Bohemia, and from 1889 until his death, heir presumptive to the Austro-Hungarian throne. His assassination in Sarajevo precipitated Austria-Hungary's declaration of war against Serbia. This caused countries allied with Serbia to declare war on each other, starting World War I.
5 Multiple choice questions
- This took place at Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey from April 25, 1915, to January 9, 1916, during the First World War. A joint British Empire and French operation was mounted to capture the Ottoman capital of Constantinople, and a secure sea route to Russia. The attempt failed, with heavy casualties on both sides.
- The new type of women, who became more independent. They broke the traditional behavior patterns, and changed their views on courtship rituals, marriage, and child rearing.
- Was an American financier, stock-market speculator, statesman, and political consultant. After his success in business, he devoted his time toward advising Democratic US President Woodrow Wilson and Franklin D Roosevelt on economic matters.
- Different groups of people who drank illeagly during the Prohibition Era. They hid liqour in their boot, smuggled it, and made it by the light of the moon.
- The tip of the salient below Ameins. This was the first full-scale battle for the AEF.
5 True/False questions
Greenfield Village → In the Metro Detroit suburb of Dearborn, Michigan, USA, is the nation's "largest indoor-outdoor museum" complex. Designed and built by the automobile industrialist Henry Ford.
Alvin York → 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.
Trench Warfare → A form of warfare in which both combatants have fortified postitions and fighting lines are static.
Austria-Hungary → Part of Germany's Central powers.
Kaiser Wilhelm II → The kaiser, or emperor, of Germany during the First World War. After the Germans were defeated and the Allies claimed victory of World War I, he fled.