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November 11th

Armistice Day

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"Big Four"

1. Wilson
2. George of England
3. Clemenceau of France
4. Orlando of Italy

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Two sides in World War I

1. Central
2. Allies

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Countries that made up allies

1. Britain
2. France
3. Russia
4. Japan

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Voltaire

"Father of "Enlightenment"

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Rousseau

"Father of Romanticism"

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Countries that make up central powers

1. Germany
2. Austria-Hungary
3. Bulgaria
4. Turkey

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Hegel

Introduced dialectic thinking

8

Schleiermacher

"Father of Theological Liberalism"

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Skepticism

Truth of knowledge must be in question

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"Doughboys"

Nickname for soldiers

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Hoover

Created food administration

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Darwin

Came up with evolution

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Provisions of Treaty of Versailles

1. German territorial losses
2. Demilitarization of Germany
3. Admission of guilt

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York

Hero during the Meuse-Argonne campaign

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1914-1918

World War I dates

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Lenin

Led the Bolshevik Revolution

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"Blackjack"

Nickname for Pershing

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Pershing

Led war of expedition

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Rickenbacker

Most famous american flying ace

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Taft

War labor board

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Marx

Invented communism

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1917

America entered war

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Why america went to war

To make world safe for democracy

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Wilson

"He kept us out of the war"

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"Big Bertha"

Guns shot from 70 miles away

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Treaty of Brest-Litosvk

Official peace with russia & germany

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Events that led United States into WWI

1. Zimmerman note
2. Unrestricted submarine warfare

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Red Baron

Most famous German ace

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Ways America financed the war

1. Liberty loans
2. Victory loans

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Triple alliance

1. Germany
2. Austria-Hungary
3. Italy

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Debs

Arrested under the terms of the Espionage Act

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Committee of public information

Helped boost support for the war

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Argonne forest

Over a hundred thousand were killed everyday

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Why is there going to be World War 2

1. Way they divided the map
2. Peace without creation

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Triple entente

1. Britain
2. France
3. Russia

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Dialectic thinking

Truth is dependent upon's man's reasoning