The Paris Peace Treaty

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Treaty Of Versailles Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The Paris Peace Conference was a meeting at the end of ______. 
    • A. 

      World War I

    • B. 

      World War II

    • C. 

      The Cold War

    • D. 

      The Civil War

  • 2. 
    The Paris Peace Conference was a ______. 
    • A. 

      Meeting of the Allies and the Central Powers

    • B. 

      Meeting in Germany

    • C. 

      Series of meetings over several months

    • D. 

      Meeting

  • 3. 
    The Paris Peace Conference was held in ______. 
    • A. 

      Switzerland

    • B. 

      A castle in Germany

    • C. 

      A palace outside of Paris

    • D. 

      A government office in Paris

  • 4. 
    Representatives from ______ met at the conference. 
    • A. 

      Four countries

    • B. 

      Thirty - two countries

    • C. 

      All of the countries in the war

    • D. 

      Two countries

  • 5. 
    The League of Nations was proposed by ______________.  
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      The United States

    • D. 

      Switzerland

  • 6. 
    All of the Big Four countries are located on the continent of Europe except ______. 
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      The United States

  • 7. 
    The main disagreement between President Wilson and the other members of the Big Four was about ________________.
    • A. 

      The League of Nations

    • B. 

      How Germany should be dealt with

    • C. 

      Serbia

    • D. 

      How long the conference should last

  • 8. 
    The Fourteen Points was the name given to ______. 
    • A. 

      President Wilson's plan for a peace settlement

    • B. 

      Germany's plan for a peace settlement

    • C. 

      The treaty written at the Paris Peace Conference

    • D. 

      David Lloyd George's plan for a peace settlement

  • 9. 
    Some people disagreed with Wilson's idea of a League of Nations because _____________________.
    • A. 

      They feared that any type of alliance could eventually get us involved in another conflict

    • B. 

      They felt that this type of alliance was just an excuse to use their power against smaller nations

    • C. 

      They felt that nations should not involve themselves in the affairs of other nations

    • D. 

      They felt that it would be a wasteful because the League would have no power to enforce decisions

  • 10. 
    Based on the reading, you can infer the reason the United States was more willingly to show mercy to the Central Powers than the European Allies was because _____________________.   
    • A. 

      The war was not fought on American land so it did not suffer the same destruction to the land or the economy that Europe felt

    • B. 

      The United States had not been in a war for over 100 years; so, they had forgotten the consequences of showing mercy to the losing side of a war.

    • C. 

      The United States had not been directly affected by Germany; so, they really did not see any reason to punish the Central Powers.

    • D. 

      The United States was a member of the Central Powers; so did not believe in punishing countries whom they were trying to help in the war.