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_ officially declared war on _, beginning WWI

July 28, 1914, Austria, Serbia

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A vital strait connecting the Black Sea to the Mediterranean, Allies tried to regain access to it in the battle of Galipoli

Dardanelles

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Glorification of the Military

Militarism

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Goods forbidden to be supplied by neutrals who engaged In war

Contraband

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Leader of the Bolsheviks was The principal figure of the
Russian revolution and the first premier of the Soviet Union

V.I. Lenin

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the spreading of ideas in support of a cause.

Propaganda

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stopped unrestricted warfare temporarily.

The sinking of the Lusitania

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Complete control of Russia w in the hands of _ in 1917

Bolsheviks

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deadlock in which neither side is able to defeat the other

Stalemate

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Technologies of the war

ZEPPELINS, CONVOYS

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Describe the m in the acronym M.A.I.N.

M- MILITARISM
Glorofication and growth of militaries to "avoid" future wars
Germany and Britain had an arms race. They poured $$ into the navy

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agreement to end the fighting

Armistice

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Women played a critical role in the war effort, Mainly by

working in war industries. Balkan states

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Powder keg of Europe

Balkan states

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Wilson's plan for ending WWI and stopping all future wars.

The fourteen points

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Who had to pay the reparations for war?

Grmany

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Who was neutral?

Belgium

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Describe the A in the acronym M.A.I.N and give an example

A - ALLIANCES
Treaties between countries "Just in Case"
Triple alliance ( Germany Austria Hungary Italy( keep the peace))and triple entente (Britain France Russia) who wants to fight three powerful countries?

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What nation joined the allied war effort in 1917?

America

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WERE LARGE GAS FILLED BALLONS USED BY GERMANY TO DROP BOMBS

ZEPPELINS

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Said that the Germans had to pay all of the reparations and that they had to take all of the blame for the war

Treaty of Versailles

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horrible acts committed against innocent people.

Atrocities

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Describe the I in the acronym M.A.I.N.

I - IMPERIALISM
Attempt to extend control/power over others
Austria Hungary literally wanted to devour Serbia they were hungry for power, and land. Close to the Ottoman Empire

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the draft which required all young man be registered and ready dir military service.

Conscription

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A competition between nations for superiority in the development and accumulation of weapons, esp. Between Germany and Britain

Arms race

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An association of countries established in 1919 by the treaty Versailles to promote international peace and security

League of nations

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Wanted peace, Germany, Italy and Austria- Hungary

Triple alliance

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Tsar abdicated the throne as a result of this

Russian revolution

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Means majority, radical social group

Bolsheviks

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France, Britain, and Russia

Triple entente

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All the activities associated with the armed forces of a nation to go to war.

Mobilize

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designed to avoid a "two front" war.

The Schlieffen plan

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The zone of fighting in Western Europe in wwi

Western front

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Describe the N in the acronym M.A.I.N and give an example

Nationalism "We are better than you"
Russia
"People" were Slavic, from SERBIA
IDENTITY AS A PEOPLE, NOT GEOGRAPHICALLY
Patriotism on crack
Whatever leader says, you do
Germany
0-hero
Proud of power, government, navy, and industry
Force respect
France
Lost land
Because we r France n we can
History, just came off of their French empire n desire to bring it back.

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policy of supporting neither side in war

Neutrality

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GROUPS OF MERCHANT SHIPS PROTECTED BY WARSHIPS

Convoys

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_ HAD THE GREATEST IMPACT ON THE WAR

SUBMARINES

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Archduke of Austria that started the wwi as a result of his assassination

Francis Ferdinand