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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
27 terms
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…
51 terms
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…
51 terms
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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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…
28 terms
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
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…
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.
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 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
28 terms
Cold War (World History)
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…
28 terms
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…
33 terms
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 War 1 World History
Causes of World War I
Countries of World War 1
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
Central Powers
nationalism, imperialism, militarism, creation of alliances (…
France, Russia, Britain ... Austria, Germany, Ottoman Empire
treaty in which Russia lost substantial territory to the Germ…
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire
Causes of World War I
nationalism, imperialism, militarism, creation of alliances (…
Countries of World War 1
France, Russia, Britain ... Austria, Germany, Ottoman Empire
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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…
25 terms
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 that assassinated Archduke Ferdinand…
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 I
entente
militarism
Alsace and Lorraine
ultimatum
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies - Great Britai…
glorification and buildup of the military
provinces on border between France and Germany.
to give a final set of demands or "else."
entente
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies - Great Britai…
militarism
glorification and buildup of the military
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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
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…
33 terms
World History - World War II
Fascism
Appeasement
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
an aggressive nationalistic movement that considered the nati…
giving someone what they want in order to avoid war
Fascist leader of Italy
Fascist leader of Germany
Fascism
an aggressive nationalistic movement that considered the nati…
Appeasement
giving someone what they want in order to avoid war
World History- World War II
nonaggression pact
blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
French general and statesman who became very popular during W…
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of…
nonaggression pact
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
blitzkrieg
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
World War II (World History)
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Winston Churchill
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of…
Axis Powers
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
40 terms
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
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…
World history world war.
Axis
Appeasement
Blitzkrieg
Kamikaze
1. An imaginary line through a body, about which it rotates.…
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
Axis
1. An imaginary line through a body, about which it rotates.…
Appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
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…
23 terms
World History--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
World History-World war
Allied Powers
Central Powers
Francis Ferindand
Francis Joseph
Great Britain, France, Russia, and Serbia
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman empire
Austrian Archduke who was killed and was also inline for the…
After Ferdinand's death Austrian Emperor Francis Joseph blame…
Allied Powers
Great Britain, France, Russia, and Serbia
Central Powers
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman empire
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History World War 1 & Spanish American War
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. When he ran f…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group assassinated Archduke Ferdinand afte…
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. When he ran f…
World History | Wars
Sun Tzu
German Peasants' War
War of the Austrian Succession
Spanish Civil War
The Art of War
1525 popular revolt which was led by Thomas Müntzer, that saw…
Involved most of the powers of Europe over the question of Ma…
Between left wing Republicans in government power supported b…
Sun Tzu
The Art of War
German Peasants' War
1525 popular revolt which was led by Thomas Müntzer, that saw…
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, 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
29 terms
US History- World War 1
Allied Powers
Central Powers
Trench Warfare
Machine guns
Great Britain, Russia, Serbia, France
Germany, Ottoman Empire, Austria Hungray, Bulgaria
WWI strategy of defending your territory from deep ditches
shoots in rapid succession, changing how wars are fought
Allied Powers
Great Britain, Russia, Serbia, France
Central Powers
Germany, Ottoman Empire, Austria Hungray, Bulgaria
25 terms
World History: Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Eisenhower Doctrine
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Policy of the US that it would defend the Middle East against…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Truman Doctrine
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
33 terms
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
51 terms
World History CST Review 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…
23 terms
world history world war II
World War I
World War II
Adolf Hitler
Lebensraum
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
(1939 - 1945) A war fought in Europe, Africa and Asia between…
Austrian-born founder of the German Nazi Party and chancellor…
Hitler's expansionist theory based on a drive to acquire "liv…
World War I
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
World War II
(1939 - 1945) A war fought in Europe, Africa and Asia between…
39 terms
World History: Cold War
Cold War
cause of Truman doctrine
Truman Doctrine
Berlin airlift
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
the U.S.' pledge to provide economic and military aid to coun…
organized by Western leaders as a massive effort to supply We…
Cold War
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
cause of Truman doctrine
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
18 terms
World War II - World History
Treaty of Versailles
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
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
51 terms
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…
World History Cold War
East/West
Iron Curtain
NATO
Warsaw Pact
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
an international organization created in 1949 by the North At…
treaty signed in 1945 that formed an alliance of the Eastern…
East/West
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
10 terms
World History Between Wars
Authoritarian State
Dadaism
Fascism
Lebensraum
a state that has a dictatorial government and some other trap…
An artistic movement between wars that had a purposely nonsen…
A system of government characterized by strict social and eco…
Hitler's expansionist theory based on a drive to acquire "liv…
Authoritarian State
a state that has a dictatorial government and some other trap…
Dadaism
An artistic movement between wars that had a purposely nonsen…
126 terms
World History World War 1-World 2
militarism
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Balkan powder keg
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
Alliance among Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy at the end…
A military alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia…
State of unrest in the Balkans that allowed the assassination…
militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
Triple Alliance
Alliance among Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy at the end…
21 terms
World History, World War I
Triple Entente
Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
neutral
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…
taking no side in a conflict; Belguim
Triple Entente
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
Franz Ferdinand
archduke of Austria-Hungary whose assassination led to World…
World History World War 2
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany
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 German Emperor led the Germans during WWI. In 1918 he wa…
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…
56 terms
World History: Cold War
Stalin
Truman
Churchill
McCarthy
Soviet leader during and after WW2
US President immediately following WW2
British Prime Minister during WW2
US Senator responsible for the Red Scare of the early '50s
Stalin
Soviet leader during and after WW2
Truman
US President immediately following WW2
24 terms
World History World War 1
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
U-boats
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 new machinery used by the Germans in sea warfare, to att…
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…
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…
23 terms
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…
33 terms
World War 1- US History
What's an alliance?
Who was Archduke Franz Ferdinand?
Who were the Allies?
Who were the Central Powers?
A formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to c…
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne who was assassinated in…
Great Britain, France, and Russia; later joined by the U.S
Germany, Austria-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire
What's an alliance?
A formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to c…
Who was Archduke Franz Ferdinand?
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne who was assassinated in…
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