Assassination Center Check

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Assassination Center Check

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  • 1. 
    The heir to Austria-Hungary's throne whose assassination sparked World War I was __________________________.
    • A. 

      Kaiser Wilhelm II

    • B. 

      Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    • C. 

      Gavrilo Princip

    • D. 

      Otto von Bismarck

  • 2. 
    The nations of ______________________ and ____________________ were annexed by Austria-Hungary in 1908.
    • A. 

      Bosnia and Herzegovnia

    • B. 

      Serbia and Russia

    • C. 

      France and Belgium

    • D. 

      Germany and Morocco

  • 3. 
    The ______________________ was the terrorist group that planned the assassination of the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne.
    • A. 

      The Schlieffen Plan

    • B. 

      The Alliance System

    • C. 

      Isis

    • D. 

      The Black Hand

  • 4. 
    _______________________  was the Serbian terrorist that killed Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife in Bosnia on June 28, 1914.
    • A. 

      Gavrilo Princip

    • B. 

      Alfred von Schlieffen

    • C. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • D. 

      Kaiser Wilhelm II

  • 5. 
    What was the Schlieffen Plan?
    • A. 

      Austria-Hungary's plan for fighting a two front war with France and Russia.

    • B. 

      Germany's plan for fighting a two front war with Russia and France.

    • C. 

      Russia's plan for invading Germany and Austria - Hungary.

    • D. 

      France's plan for invading Germany and Austria-Hungary.

  • 6. 
    ______________________ was the name given to World War I before anyone knew there would be a World War II. 
    • A. 

      World War I

    • B. 

      The Great War

    • C. 

      The Franco-Prussian War

    • D. 

      The War of Insurgence

  • 7. 
    The ________________________ turned the war between Austria-Hungary and Serbia into a World War.
    • A. 

      Nationalist groups

    • B. 

      Alliance system

    • C. 

      Allied nations

    • D. 

      Treaty of Belgium

  • 8. 
    A/an _______________________  is when one event sets into motion a chain of similar events where each event is triggered by the previous event.
    • A. 

      Domino effect

    • B. 

      Mobilization

    • C. 

      Two-front war

    • D. 

      Crises

  • 9. 
    A/an _______________________ is a region in which active warfare is taking place in two places at one time.
    • A. 

      Domino effect

    • B. 

      Mobilize

    • C. 

      Treaty

    • D. 

      Two-front war

  • 10. 
    When a nation _____________________, it is bringing together military forces to prepare for war.
    • A. 

      Annexes

    • B. 

      Makes a treaty

    • C. 

      Makes an alliance

    • D. 

      Mobilizes

  • 11. 
    ________________________  is killing a famous or important person usually for political reasons.  
    • A. 

      Assassination

    • B. 

      Annexed

    • C. 

      Front

    • D. 

      Treaty

  • 12. 
    A ________________________ nation, is a nation that does not take sides or participate in a war.
    • A. 

      Territory

    • B. 

      Neutral

    • C. 

      Treaty

    • D. 

      Democracy

  • 13. 
    ________________________ is a belief in freedom and equality between people and a form of government in which the people rule, either directly or through elected representatives.
    • A. 

      Neutral

    • B. 

      Democracy

    • C. 

      Annexed

    • D. 

      Capitalism

  • 14. 
    A/an ________________________ is the person who will become the king or queen of a place when the current king or queen dies.
    • A. 

      Prince

    • B. 

      Archduke

    • C. 

      Heir

    • D. 

      Royal

  • 15. 
    Which nation remained neutral during World War I until April 6, 1917? 
    • A. 

      Belgium

    • B. 

      The United States

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      The Ottoman Empire