Homework Questions for Monday 6/29. This homework is due at the beginning of school on Wednesday 7/1.
Vocabulary Map Vocabulary:
Alsace and Lorraine
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Battle of the Marne
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
League of Nations
Treaty of Versailles
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
1. What caused WWI and what effect did it have on world events?
2. Why did European countries form alliances?
3. Why was the Balkan peninsula known as the "Powder Keg" of Europe?
4. How did Austria react to the assassination of the archduke?
5. How and where was WWI fought?
6. Why did the Turks dislike the Armenians?
7. Describe three ways in which technology affected WWI?
8. How did Nationalism within the Ottoman Empire come into play during the war?
9. How did the Allies win WWI?
10. What measures did wartime government take to control public opinion?
11. What impact did wartime failures have on Russia?
12. Explain why America got involved in WWI?
13. Why was the American entry into the war a turning point?
14. Describe the conditions in Europe after WWI?
15. Explain how the Treaty of Versailles treated Germany?
16. How might the Treaty of Versailles have started WWII?