War And Revolution Ch 23 (Wh)

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War And Revolution Ch 23 (Wh)

Students will show evidence of their knowledge and understanding of War and Revolution in the early 20th century.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Ideas that are spread to influence public opinion for or against cause are known as ____.
    • A. 

      Ad campaigns

    • B. 

      Brochures

    • C. 

      Propaganda

    • D. 

      Newsletters

  • 2. 
    Germany had to make ____ to cover the costs of World War I.
    • A. 

      Reparations

    • B. 

      Credit card purchases

    • C. 

      Debts

    • D. 

      Border changes

  • 3. 
    ____ is the process of assembling troops and supplies to get ready for war.
    • A. 

      Conscription

    • B. 

      War communism

    • C. 

      Armistice

    • D. 

      Mobilization

  • 4. 
    The ____ were councils composed of representatives from Russian workers and solders.
    • A. 

      Czars

    • B. 

      Duma

    • C. 

      Soviets

    • D. 

      Bolsheviks

  • 5. 
    To increase the size of their armies, many Western countries established which of the following?
    • A. 

      A voluntary enlistment program

    • B. 

      Their imperialistic goals

    • C. 

      A conscription program

    • D. 

      The Schlieffen Plan

  • 6. 
    When was Archduke Francis Ferdinand assassinated?
    • A. 

      August 4, 1914

    • B. 

      September 20, 1950

    • C. 

      November 11, 1918

    • D. 

      June 28, 1914

  • 7. 
    During World War I, the allies tried to open a Balkan front by landing forces in what city?
    • A. 

      Gallipoli

    • B. 

      Beirut

    • C. 

      Sarajevo

    • D. 

      Odessa

  • 8. 
    Who urged Arab princes to revolt against their Ottoman overlords in 1917?
    • A. 

      Mohandas Gandhi

    • B. 

      Lawrence

    • C. 

      Lord Chamberlain

    • D. 

      Gavrilo Princip

  • 9. 
    When did most British woman gain the right to vote?
    • A. 

      1920

    • B. 

      1904

    • C. 

      1918

    • D. 

      1935

  • 10. 
    In which city did Russian working-class woman lead a series of strikes in March 1917?
    • A. 

      Moscow

    • B. 

      Berlin

    • C. 

      Budapest

    • D. 

      Petrograd

  • 11. 
    Which faction of a Marxist party came under the leadership of V. I. Lenin?
    • A. 

      Bolsheviks

    • B. 

      Stalinists

    • C. 

      Zionists

    • D. 

      Slavsheviks

  • 12. 
    Under whose command did the German forces make one final military gamble to win the Western front in 1918?
    • A. 

      Adolf Hitler

    • B. 

      Erich Ludendorff

    • C. 

      Karl Liebknecht

    • D. 

      Friedrich Ebert

  • 13. 
    What were Woodrow Wilson's proposals for a peace settlement called?
    • A. 

      Germany's nightmare

    • B. 

      Twelve Points

    • C. 

      Fourteen Points

    • D. 

      The Peace Settlement

  • 14. 
    Analyze this map and answer this question.  This map depicts what is modern day Iraq and it's surroundings. During WWI, this area allied itself with Germany and the Axis powers.  Consequently, Britain and the Allied Forces were their enemies. According to this map, which geographic portion of this map was Britain successful in conquering by 1915?  Why was this area so critical? (For a larger version, Right Click and Open in a New Window).
    • A. 

      They had conquered the northern end. Controlling the desert areas is logistically critical.

    • B. 

      They controlled the swamp and wetlands, essential for controlling this otherwise desert area.

    • C. 

      They controlled the southern areas around the critical zone of the Persian Gulf. Control of waterways is essential in a desert area.

    • D. 

      They controlled Baghdad, the ancient capital of this area. The victory was a psychological defeat.

  • 15. 
    What major event resulted from the Balkan crises between 1908 and 1913?
    • A. 

      The creation of a new Serbian kingdom

    • B. 

      The assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand and his wife

    • C. 

      The Berlin Conference of 1884

    • D. 

      The end of the Romanov dynasty

  • 16. 
    Why did Russian conservative aristocrats kill Rasputin?
    • A. 

      He was a holy person.

    • B. 

      He had hemophilia.

    • C. 

      He was Alexis's tutor.

    • D. 

      He interfered too often in government affairs.

  • 17. 
    What slogan would best express Georges Clemenceau's motives at the Paris Peace Conference in 1919?
    • A. 

      "Give them bread"

    • B. 

      "Peace at last"

    • C. 

      Revenge! Sweet Revenge!"

    • D. 

      Down with Autocracy"

  • 18. 
    Which of the following statements is correct based on the information in the graph?  To enlarge the graph, right click on it and open it in a new window.
    • A. 

      There were approximately 1 million U.S. casualties in World War I.

    • B. 

      Approximately 400,000 U.S. troops were wounded in World War I

    • C. 

      Compared to the total number of U.S. casualties in World War I , there were approximately 3 times the total number of casualties in the Civil War.

    • D. 

      Total American casualties in World War I did not exceed 200,000

  • 19. 
    Analyze the document and answer the question that follows.  Base your answers on the document and on your knowledge of world history. situationMany Europeans saw the potential danger in the explosive situation between Serbia and Austria-Hungary.  The British ambassador to Vienna, Austria, anticipated war in 1913.            " Serbia will some day set Europe by the ears, and bring about a universal war on the Continent...I cannot tell you how exasperated people are getting here at the continual worry which that little country causes to Austria under encouragement from Russia... It will be lucky if Europe succeeds in avoiding a war as a result of the present crisis ."What country does this ambassador favor, based on his comments?
    • A. 

      None, he is obviously neutral.

    • B. 

      The United States

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      Austria

    • E. 

      Serbia

  • 20. 
    Analyze the document and answer the question that follows.  Base your answers on the document and on your knowledge of world history. situationMany Europeans saw the potential danger in the explosive situation between Serbia and Austria-Hungary.  The British ambassador to Vienna, Austria, anticipated war in 1913.            " Serbia will some day set Europe by the ears, and bring about a universal war on the Continent...I cannot tell you how exasperated people are getting here at the continual worry which that little country causes to Austria under encouragement from Russia... It will be lucky if Europe succeeds in avoiding a war as a result of the present crisis ."How long was it before his prediction of war came to pass?
    • A. 

      100 years

    • B. 

      50 years

    • C. 

      25 years

    • D. 

      1 year

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