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1

Serbian terrorist organization that assassinated the Archduke

Black Hand

2

Germany and its allies during WWI

Central Powers

3

war materials supplied by a neutral nation to a belligerent

Contraband

4

Prime Minister and UK representative at the Paris Peace Conference

David Lloyd George

5

Wilson's plan for peace after WWI

Fourteen Points

6

Archduke whose assassination sparked WWI

Franz Ferdinand

7

Emperor of Austria-Hungary at the start of WWI

Franz Josef

8

Assassinated the Archduke of Austria

Gavrilo Princip

9

Premier of France and represented France at the Paris Peace Conference

Georges Clemenseau

10

Leader of the Central Powers

Germany

11

colony designated by the League of Nations to be administered by an "advanced" nation until it could govern itself

Mandate

12

the preparation of a country's army for war

Mobilization

13

Meeting of the victorious powers to write the treaty ending WWI

Paris Peace Conference

14

ideas, facts, or rumors spread deliberately to further one's cause or hurt another's

Propaganda

15

payment for war damages

Reparations

16

German war plan to fight a two front war

Schliefen Plan

17

Wife of the Archduke also assassinated on June 28, 1914

Sophie

18

Treaty that ended WWI

Treaty of Versailles

19

Alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy

Triple Alliance

20

Alliance of France, UK, and Russia

Triple Entente

21

German submarines

U-Boats

22

a threat of harmful action if demands are not met

Ultimatum

23

unrestricted submarine warfare brought this country into the war

United States

24

Premier of Italy and represented Italy at the Paris Peace Conference

Vittorio Orlando

25

slow wearing down process in which each side tries to outlast the other

War of Attrition

26

Kaiser of Germany at the Start of WWI

Wilhelm II

27

President of the United States during WWI

Woodrow Wilson