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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History Cold War
cold war
containment
domino theory
Iron Curtain
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
USA did not let communism spread
idea that if one country fails to communism other surrounding…
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the line of…
cold war
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
containment
USA did not let communism spread
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World War II - World History
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
League of Nations
Blitzkreig
Nonagression Pact
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess wi…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
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World History World War 1
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
The Black Hand
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group tassassinated Archduke Ferdinand aft…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
Woodrow Wilson
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Stalingrad
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Battle of Britain
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Stalingrad
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Stalingrad
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Battle of Britain
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History World War 2
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
The Black Hand
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group tassassinated Archduke Ferdinand aft…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
Woodrow Wilson
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
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History World War 2 Terms
Scientist who headed up the developmen…
Group targeted and put into prison cam…
Purchased by Americans to help pay for…
German strategy that means "lightning…
Oppenheimer
Japanese -Americans
Liberty Bonds
Blitzkreig
Scientist who headed up the developmen…
Oppenheimer
Group targeted and put into prison cam…
Japanese -Americans
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World History, Chapter 26- World War I
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
archduke of Austria-Hungary whose assassination led to World…
young Serbian who assassinated Franz Ferdinand and his wife S…
Triple Alliance
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
Triple Entente
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History; Cold War Terms
Superpowers
Anti-ballistic missiles
Ronald Reagan
Detente
Nations that were stronger than other powers nations such as…
Missiles that can shoot down other missiles
fiercly anti-communist U.S. president; retreat from détente
relaxation of tensions between the United States and its two…
Superpowers
Nations that were stronger than other powers nations such as…
Anti-ballistic missiles
Missiles that can shoot down other missiles
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History terms for World War 2
Agression
Debt
Democratic nations
dictator
hostile or unprovoked attack
Money owed to another person or country
nations that have leaders and lawmakers that are elected by t…
ruler who has absolute power usually unjust
Agression
hostile or unprovoked attack
Debt
Money owed to another person or country
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World History, Chapter 28- World War II
appeasement
Axis Powers
nonaggression pact
blitzkrieg
giving in to aggressive demands in order to maintain peace
military alliance made up of Germany, Japan, and Italy
an agreement between parties not to attack one another, such…
German word for "lightning war," a type of assault that empha…
appeasement
giving in to aggressive demands in order to maintain peace
Axis Powers
military alliance made up of Germany, Japan, and Italy
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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Unit 25 World History - The Cold War - Terms
Superpowers
Iron Curtain
Berlin
West Berlin
Nations with enough military, political, and economic strengt…
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
Key focus of Cold War tensions, split into democratic in the…
Portion of Germany that was occupied by Britain, France & US…
Superpowers
Nations with enough military, political, and economic strengt…
Iron Curtain
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
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World History: Cold War Essential Terms
containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Cold War
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
Alliance of the allied powers, all non-Communist, against the…
An ideological conflict between the US and the Soviet Union.…
containment
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
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Cold War World History
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
Massive aid package offered by the United States to Europe to…
a military alliance between allies of the United States to pr…
Cold War
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
Truman Doctrine
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
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World War 1 terms
trench warfare
no man's land
total war
propaganda
A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other f…
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along…
A conflict in which the participating countries devote all th…
Ideas spread to influence public opinion
trench warfare
A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other f…
no man's land
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along…
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History World War I Terms
November 11, 1918
July 28, 1914
June 28, 1914
Triple Entente
The date in which the Germans agreed to sign an armistice (ce…
Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia, the start of World Wa…
The date of the day that Austria-Hungary's Franz Ferdinand wa…
The alliance being made up of the following countries: German…
November 11, 1918
The date in which the Germans agreed to sign an armistice (ce…
July 28, 1914
Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia, the start of World Wa…
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Cold War World History Terms
Big Three
NATO
Truman Doctrine
Yalta Conference
The big three western allies France, Uk, and US
Alliance of western Democracies to help deter the Soviet Union
Doctrine signed by Harry Truman that allowed the US to help a…
Conference in Yalta SU between Stalin, Roosevelt, and Churchi…
Big Three
The big three western allies France, Uk, and US
NATO
Alliance of western Democracies to help deter the Soviet Union
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History World War I terms
Underlying causes
Nationalism
Balkans
Militarism
Nationalism, Imperialism, and Militarism
Deep devotion to one's nation
The area where Serbia Bosnia and Romania are
The policy of glorifying a military
Underlying causes
Nationalism, Imperialism, and Militarism
Nationalism
Deep devotion to one's nation
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History World War 2 Terms
Appeasement
Neutrality Acts
Russo-German Non-Aggression Pact
Mein Kampf
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict. Mostly associat…
4 laws passed in the late 1930s that were designed to keep th…
A treaty of non aggression between the Soviet Union and Germa…
Hitler's book. Translates to "My Struggle"
Appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict. Mostly associat…
Neutrality Acts
4 laws passed in the late 1930s that were designed to keep th…
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World History, World War I
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
archduke of Austria-Hungary whose assassination led to World…
young Serbian who assassinated Franz Ferdinand and his wife S…
Triple Alliance
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
Triple Entente
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
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World War 1 History Review
Nationalism
Alliances
Imperialism
Militarism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Alliances
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
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US history World war 1 terms
M.A.I.N
German Unification
Schrieffer plan
Archduke Ferdinand
M = Militarism, A = Alliances, I=Imperialism, and N = Nationa…
The uniting of East and West Germany in 1990 after they had b…
it was an operational plan for a designated attack on France…
Franz Ferdinand was an Archduke of Austria-Este, Austro-Hunga…
M.A.I.N
M = Militarism, A = Alliances, I=Imperialism, and N = Nationa…
German Unification
The uniting of East and West Germany in 1990 after they had b…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of stopping further expansion of communism ar…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
World War One- World History
M.A.I.N.
Central Powers
Allied Powers (WWI)
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire.
Britain, France, America and Russia.
Archduke of Austria Hungary assassinated by a Serbian in 1914…
M.A.I.N.
Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism
Central Powers
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire.
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World History Cold War Terms
Big Three
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Cold War
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
1945 Meeting with US president FDR, British Prime Minister(PM…
July 26, 1945 - Allied leaders Truman, Stalin and Churchill m…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Big Three
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
Yalta Conference
1945 Meeting with US president FDR, British Prime Minister(PM…
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History World War II terms
League of Nations
Aggression of Hitler
Mussolini and Japan
Appeasement
-Who? 51 nations from around the world including China,France…
-On August 23, 1939-shortly before World War II (1939-45) bro…
-The alliance began to form in 1936. First, on October 15, 19…
-Appeasement, the policy of making concessions to the dictato…
League of Nations
-Who? 51 nations from around the world including China,France…
Aggression of Hitler
-On August 23, 1939-shortly before World War II (1939-45) bro…
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History World War 2 Terms
Totalitarianism
Propaganda
Collective Farm
Censorship
Government control over every aspect of public and private life
Information or material spread to advance a cause or to damag…
A large government controlled farm formed by combining many s…
The practice of officially examining books, movies, etc.
Totalitarianism
Government control over every aspect of public and private life
Propaganda
Information or material spread to advance a cause or to damag…
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History World War 1 Terms
MAIN causes of WW1
Triple Entente
Triple Alliance
Allied Powers
M- Militarism (Germany jealous of Britain's navy and they did…
An alliance between France, Britain, and Russia. They were pa…
An alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy. This…
Consisted of Great Britain, France, and Russia. Italy and Jap…
MAIN causes of WW1
M- Militarism (Germany jealous of Britain's navy and they did…
Triple Entente
An alliance between France, Britain, and Russia. They were pa…
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World History Cold War Terms
Nationalists
Truman
Kennedy
U2
South Chinese anti-commie group who was defeated by Mao and f…
POTUS who created a policy that promised to help countries re…
POTUS who wouldn't give air support to Cubans
Spy plane shot down over USSR
Nationalists
South Chinese anti-commie group who was defeated by Mao and f…
Truman
POTUS who created a policy that promised to help countries re…
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History Terms World War I
Balkan Powder Keg
Archduke Franz- Ferdinand
Alliance System
Triple Alliance
Balkan region. Tension over Serbian nationalism and were war…
His assassination caused declared war of Austria-Hungary agai…
Alliance between different countries who shared ideas and hel…
Military alliance among Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy.
Balkan Powder Keg
Balkan region. Tension over Serbian nationalism and were war…
Archduke Franz- Ferdinand
His assassination caused declared war of Austria-Hungary agai…
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History Terms: World War I
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
"Powder Keg"
Militarism
...
...
...
...
Triple Alliance
...
Triple Entente
...
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History World War I terms
Triple Entente
Triple Alliance
The Allies
The Central Powers
A military alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia…
A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Ita…
The nations of Great Britain, France, and Russia, along with…
The nations of Germany and Austria-Hungary, along with the ot…
Triple Entente
A military alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia…
Triple Alliance
A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Ita…
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World History Cold War Terms
Nuremberg trails
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Trails at an Allied military court that brought several dozen…
A post World War 2 Era of open hostility and high tension bet…
Winston Churchill's term for the division of Europe created b…
U.S pledge to provide economic and military aid to oppose the…
Nuremberg trails
Trails at an Allied military court that brought several dozen…
Cold War
A post World War 2 Era of open hostility and high tension bet…
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History world war 2 terms
Fascism
Isolationism
Lend-Lease Act
Winston Churchill
System of govt that focuses on the good of the state over the…
A policy in which a nation avoids entanglement in foreign wars
1940-program that gave the govt power to make weapons availab…
British prime minister who opposed the policy of appeasement…
Fascism
System of govt that focuses on the good of the state over the…
Isolationism
A policy in which a nation avoids entanglement in foreign wars
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Cold War Terms - World History
United Nations
Nurnberg Trials
Eleanor Roosevelt
General Assembly
Organization that would keep the peace through collective sec…
Postwar trials of Nazi leaders charged with crimes against pe…
Former First Lady, wife of Franklin Roosevelt
One body of the United Nations
United Nations
Organization that would keep the peace through collective sec…
Nurnberg Trials
Postwar trials of Nazi leaders charged with crimes against pe…
History World War Two terms
Fission
Albert Einstein
Robert Oppenheimer
Leslie Groves
the splitting of atoms
A German scientist, informs FDR about the threat of Germany
American scientist in charge of atomic bomb project.
military commander of the Manhattan Project
Fission
the splitting of atoms
Albert Einstein
A German scientist, informs FDR about the threat of Germany
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World War 2 History terms
Fascism
Isolationist
Kristallnacht
Concentration Camp
A governmental system led by a dictator having complete power
the policy of isolating one's country from the affairs of oth…
a Nazi program throughout Germany and Austria during which Je…
a guarded compound for the detention or imprisonment of membe…
Fascism
A governmental system led by a dictator having complete power
Isolationist
the policy of isolating one's country from the affairs of oth…
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World History Terms the for Cold War
Big Three
NATO
Truman Doctrine
Yalta Conference
Allied leaders-Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin
North Atlantic Treaty organization
Truman declared that the United States must consider the cont…
was a meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, So…
Big Three
Allied leaders-Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty organization
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Pre-AP World History: World War I
militarism
alliance
imperialism
nationalism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
Empire building; taking over others' territory.
Extreme patriotism; a love of one's country so strong one is…
militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
alliance
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
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World History World War II
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Winston Churchill
Nonaggression Pact
Germany, Italy, Japan alliance in WWII
America, Britain, Russia, France ally in WWII
British Prime Minister during WWII. Lead the British people w…
German and Soviet pact to not fight each other
Axis Powers
Germany, Italy, Japan alliance in WWII
Allied Powers
America, Britain, Russia, France ally in WWII
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World History-World War I terms quiz
Militarism
Central Powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
The alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia
A treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. Not as…
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength
Central Powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
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World History: World War I
militarism
alliance
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sar…
Member of a Serbian terrorist/nationalist organization called…
militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
alliance
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
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