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1

Which of the following was not a cause of World War I?

american isolationism

2

where did the assassination that triggered World War I occur?

Bosnia

3

What caused widespread starvation in Germany?

the british blockade

4

What did the United States use to overcome the threat of German U-Boats?

convoys (groups) of guarded ships

5

Which of the following was a result of the Selective Service Act?

men were required to register for military service

6

which weapons mechanized warfare were introduced in World War I?

airplanes and tanks

7

which nations suffered the fewest casualties?

France / United States

8

which of the following nations was not a member of the "big 4"?

Russia

9

who rejected wilson's "14 point" peace plan?

allied leaders

10

What reason did senators give for opposing u.s. membership in the League of Nations?

it would drag the United States into european conflicts

11

in which country did most of the fighting shown on this map take place?

France

12

Which neutral country lies between France and Germany?

Luxembourg

13

Through which 3 countries does the river meuse flow?

France, Belgium, Netherlands

14

which physical feature marks the northwestern border of the battlefront?

the English Channel

15

What was the length of the entire western front in september 1914?

about 400 miles

16

True or false. NATIONALISM in Europe, a policy under which nations built up their armed forces, was a major causes of World War I.

False. Militarism

17

True or False. The invasion of BELGIUM began the active fighting in the war.

true

18

True or False. For more than 3 years, the major form of fighting on the western front was AIR COMBAT.

false. trench warfare

19

True or False. U-boats were German BATTLESHIPS.

false. submarines

20

True or False. The Zimmermann note suggested an alliance between Germany and MEXICO. After defeating Russia on the eastern front, the central powers concentrated on fighting in France.

true

21

True or False. After defeating RUSSIA on the eastern front, the central powers concentrated on fighting in France.

true

22

True or False. Wilson, Clemenceau, Lloyd George, and Orlando were referred to as the "CENTRAL POWERS"

false. "big 4"

23

True or False. The event known as the great migration increased the AFRICAN-AMERICAN population of Northern cities.

true

24

True or False. Woodrow Wilson's "14 points" speech described his WAR plan.

false. peace

25

True or False. Daylight-savings time was instituted as a means of CONSERVING FUEL.

true

26

Which of the following is not an example of mechanized warfare?
A) machine guns
B) the big Bertha cannon
C) tanks
D) U-boats
E) all are examples

all are examples

27

which of the following was not a method by which americans conserved for the war effort?

sweetless saturdays

28

which was part of the 14 points?

Austria-Hungary would become 2 distinct countries

29

True or False. ALVIN YORK was the first U.S. flying "ace" in World War I.

False. Rickenbacker

30

True or False. The BRITISH blockade was responsible for the FRANCE blockade.

False. german and France