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Militarism

Aggressive build up of the military to intimidate other countries

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Nationalism

Intense pride in ones homeland

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Stalemate

Neither side is winning

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Propaganda

Information designed to influence opinion, to win American favor

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Self-determination

People who share a national identity should have their own country

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Contraband

Illegal goods

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Victory garden

Grow your own vegetables

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Espionage

Spying

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Convoy

Ships gathered into groups for protections

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Armistice

Agreement to stop fighting at 11:00 11/11/1918

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Reparations

Monetary compensation for all of the war damage

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No-mans-land

Area between the trenches

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Treaty of Versailles

Peace conference with everyone but Russia-fourteen points

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League of Nations

Association of nations that would help preserve peace

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Cost of living

Cost of food clothing shelter and other essentials needed to survive

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General strike

A strike involving all the workers in a particular geographic location

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Deport

Sent out of the country

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Red scare

Fear that communist might take over America