Chapter 12 Quiz

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Chapter 12 Quiz

The Quiz for Chapter 12


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  • 1. 
    Section of French border that was critical to winning the war
    • A. 

      Alsace-Lorraine / Western Front

    • B. 

      Eastern Front

    • C. 

      Atlantic Charter

    • D. 

      Nuremburg

  • 2. 
     On May 7, 1915, less than a year after World War I (1914-18) erupted across Europe, a German U-boat torpedoed and sank this British ocean liner
    • A. 

      Lusitania

    • B. 

      Titanic

    • C. 

      Sussex

    • D. 

      Bridgeport

  • 3. 
    Efficient naval weapon used by the Germans against enemy naval warships during World War I and was effective in enforcing a naval blockade against shipping
    • A. 

      Untersee Boots

    • B. 

      Destroyers

    • C. 

      Battlecruisers

    • D. 

      Aircraft Carriers

  • 4. 
    Term used to describe soldiers who are killed, wounded or missing 
    • A. 

      Casualties

    • B. 

      Killed In Action

    • C. 

      Missing in Action

    • D. 

      Prisoners of War

  • 5. 
    Goods being transported on American-flag ships that could support the European war, mostly ammunition and weapons but extended to include a much wider range of goods
    • A. 

      Contraband

    • B. 

      Casualties

    • C. 

      Illegal Items List

    • D. 

      Contradictory Supply Codes

  • 6. 
    The assassination of this heir to the Austro Hungarian throne, along with the arms race, nationalism, imperialism, militarism, and the alliance system all contributed to the origins of World War I
    • A. 

      Franz Ferinand

    • B. 

      Gavrilo Princep

    • C. 

      Alfred Von Schlieffen

    • D. 

      Freiderick Wilhelm

  • 7. 
    This man was chosen to lead the War Industries Board to coordinate the purchase of war supplies, encourage companies to use mass-production techniques to increase efficiency and eliminate waste by standardizing products
    • A. 

      Bernard Baruch

    • B. 

      George Creel

    • C. 

      Frank Scott

    • D. 

      Elizabeth Schoolman

  • 8. 
    Authorized the federal government to raise a national army for the American entry into World War I through conscription
    • A. 

      Selective Service Act

    • B. 

      Conscription Act of 1915

    • C. 

      Uncle Sam Joins The Army

    • D. 

      Army Recruitment Bill

  • 9. 
    Chosen to lead an independent agency of the government of the United States created to influence U.S. public opinion regarding American participation in World War I
    • A. 

      George Creel

    • B. 

      Bernard Baruch

    • C. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • D. 

      Frank Scott

  • 10. 
    Law intended to prohibit interference with military operations or recruitment, to prevent insubordination in the military, and to prevent the support of U.S. enemies during wartime
    • A. 

      Espionage Act

    • B. 

      Alien and Sedition Act

    • C. 

      Government Quota Act

    • D. 

      Merica is Amazing Act

  • 11. 
    People who refused military service for moral reasons were called
    • A. 

      Conscientious Objectors

    • B. 

      Traitors

    • C. 

      Quakers

    • D. 

      Canadians

  • 12. 
    Movement of African Americans to cities in the North during World War I when jobs became available
    • A. 

      Great Migration

    • B. 

      Voluntary Job Transfer

    • C. 

      World War I Adjustment Act

    • D. 

      African American Civil Rights Act

  • 13. 
    Assassinates the Archduke in Sarajevo on June 28 1914
    • A. 

      Gavrilo Princep

    • B. 

      Franz Ferdinand

    • C. 

      Alfred Schlieffen

    • D. 

      Frederiech Wilhelm

  • 14. 
    German strategy to strike France through Belgium before Russia mobilizes
    • A. 

      Schlieffen Plan

    • B. 

      The Blitzkrieg

    • C. 

      The Tower Push

    • D. 

      Kaiser Wilhelm Strategy

  • 15. 
    German foreign minister sends a telegram that promises Mexico land in exchange for assistance 
    • A. 

      Zimmerman Note

    • B. 

      Wilson Letter

    • C. 

      Kaiser Essay

    • D. 

      Schlieffen Email

  • 16. 
    US warships begin escorting merchant vessels across the Atlantic to avoid unterseebootes 
    • A. 

      Convoy System

    • B. 

      Partner Plan

    • C. 

      Fleet Protection Program

    • D. 

      Internal Naval Abutment Transport Protocol