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Who was the heir to the Austria-Hungarian empire

Franz Ferdinand

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Where was Franz Ferdinand killed

Sarajevo, Bosnia

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A feeling of intense loyalty to one's nation or group

Nationalism

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People who share common a language and traditions

Ethnic groups

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The defense agreements among the nations

Alliance system

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Triple alliance

Germany, Italy, and Austria-Hungary

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Triple entente

Great Britain, France, and Russia

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An understanding among nations

Entente

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A system that prevents any one country from dominating another

Balance of power

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A peninsula in southeastern Europe that was noted as the spark to ignite the war

The Balkan Peninsula

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A battle with other countries to build up a bigger military

Militarism and imperialism

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Assasinated Franz Ferdinand

Gavrilo princip

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Gavrilo Princip was part of this Serbian nationalist group

The black hand

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Allied powers

Great Britain, France, Russia

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Central powers

Germany, Austria Hungary, and the Ottoman (Turkish) empire

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A rival of Germany that joined the allies in late August 1914

Japan

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This country refused to honor its alliance with Germany and Austria Hungary instead joining the allies in 1915

Italy

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Battle fought at the Marne river where the British and French managed to stop Germany's advance

The battle of the Marne

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One of the longest and bloodiest battles of the war. 750,000 French and German soldiers died here.

The battle of Verdun

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Offensive launched by Britain and France while the battle of Verdun was still going on.

The battle of the Somme

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Poison gas was first used by this country.

Germany

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famous pilot nicknamed the Red Baron

Baron Von Richthofen

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Area between trenches

No mans land

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Sent a telegram to Mexico

Zimmerman

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Name of the draft

Selective service draft

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When u boats were being sunk they started to travel in this to stop being sunk

Convoy

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Congressional Medal of Honor

York

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Leader of the dough boys

Pershing/black jack

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Overthrew the Russian government

Bolsheviks

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Us fought in which major two battles

Chateau-Thierry and BelleauWood

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Keizer who surrendered throne

Kaiser Willhelm II

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Created so that the workers wouldn't go on strike

National war labor board

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name of Bolsheviks treaty

Treaty Brest-litvosk

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What did the battle of the marnes prove

Long war

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Made Sussex pledge

Germany

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Passed first draft

US

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Country that wants to stay out of the war

Dove

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Army name

American expeditionary force

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Old name for Veterans Day

Armistice day

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Ships sank by Germany

Lusitania and Sussex

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Led the Bolsheviks

Lennon