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1

What was Woodrow Wilson's (president of the USA) attitude towards Germany?

Wilson didn't want to be too harsh on Germany. He though that if they were, Germany might try to take revenge in the future. No spoiler alerts here, but he was right!

2

What was David Lloyd George's (prime minister of Britain) attitude towards Germany?

Lloyd George agreed with Wilson's view of not being too harsh on Germany. He also wanted to restore trading unions with Germany, however he wanted harder terms than Wilson. Lloyd George overall wanted to keep Britain safe.

3

What was Georges Clemenceau's (prime minister of France) attitude towards Germany?

He hated Germany, who had treated France mercilessly. He wanted revenge for all that France had suffered.

4

What was Wilson's main aim?

World peace.

5

What was Lloyd George's main aim?

Protection for Britain.

6

What was Clemenceau's main aim?

Revenge on Germany! Bwaha!

7

How did Wilson feel about the completed Treaty?

The treaty was too harsh on Germany.

8

How did Lloyd George about the completed Treaty?

It was fairly satisfactory, apart from the Germans not losing their navy.

9

How did Clemenceau feel about the completed Treaty?

The Treaty just wasn't harsh enough on Germany!

10

What was the Anschluss?

Errm

11

Who were the Big Three?

Woodrow Wilson, David Lloyd George, and Georges Clemenceau.

12

What is conscription?

Conscription is forcing people to fight, without giving them a choice. In the Disney movie Mulan, Mulan's father, although old and weak was told he had to go fight in the army against the Huns. Mulan, however, disguised as man, took his place.

13

What is co-operation?

Errm

14

What is a demilitarised zone?

An area where soldiers and military equipment, such as tanks, were banned from.

15

What is a democracy?

Errm

16

What is disarmament?

A process where a country give up military weapons and vehicles, including ships, guns, tanks, etc.

17

In essence, what were the Fourteen Points?

Wilson's plan of world peace.

18

What is free trade?

Errm

19

What is a general strike?

Errm

20

What is hindsight?

Errm

21

What is hyperinflation?

Errm

22

What is an idealist/realist?

Errm

23

Who was Kapp Putsch?

Ermm

24

What was the League of Nations?

Umm

25

What are mandates?

Umm

26

What was the Paris Peace Conference?

Umm

27

What is "public opinion"?

Umm

28

What are reparations?

Errm

29

What was the Rhineland?

Errm

30

What was right-wing?

Umm