World War I Causes 2018

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  • 1. 
    Where was Archduke Ferdinand assassinated?
    • A. 

      Belgium

    • B. 

      London

    • C. 

      Berlin

    • D. 

      Sarajevo

  • 2. 
    The US sent troops into Europe as early as 1915 to fight in the war.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    France, Great Britian, and the US were allies during WWI.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Trenches were dug in Europe and the war was fought in this method.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which technology was not used during WWI?
    • A. 

      Submarines

    • B. 

      Tanks

    • C. 

      Atomic bomb

    • D. 

      Airplanes

  • 6. 
    A nation that has the ability to take over and maintain control of another nation in order to expand an empire is known as ________________________
    • A. 

      Nationalism

    • B. 

      Imperialism

    • C. 

      Alliances

    • D. 

      Patriotism

  • 7. 
    Which of the MAIN causes of WWI does not belong? 
    • A. 

      Nationalism

    • B. 

      Militarism

    • C. 

      Alliances

    • D. 

      Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand

  • 8. 
    Select the years for WWI.
    • A. 

      1814-1819

    • B. 

      1914-1918

    • C. 

      1915-1917

    • D. 

      1920-1930

  • 9. 
    The word that means an agreement among nations to support each other in times of conflict or war __________ "I got your back"-unhealthy friendships.
    • A. 

      Alliances

    • B. 

      Imperialism

    • C. 

      Nationalism

    • D. 

      Communism

  • 10. 
    The Schlieffen Plan was the military strategy used by which nation in early 1914?
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      Austria-Hungary

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      England

  • 11. 
    Gavrilo Princip was connected to which terrorist group from the Serbian nationalists movement? 
    • A. 

      Red Shirts

    • B. 

      Taliban

    • C. 

      Black Hand

    • D. 

      Black Shirts

  • 12. 
    ______________ was a fungal disease that a WWI soldier contracted from spending too much time in the trenches, in standing water and in poor sanitary conditions. 
  • 13. 
    The Germans were determined to not have to fight a war on two fronts- French and the Russians , so they decided to eliminiate the threat of the Russians first by creating the Schlieffen Plan.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The life of a solider in the trenches during WWI would not be characterized by which of the following? 
    • A. 

      Boredom

    • B. 

      Rats, lice, mud, water

    • C. 

      Constant shelling, gunfire heard nearby

    • D. 

      Free time to study the enemy trench systems

  • 15. 
    Which main war strategies were used in WWI?
    • A. 

      Fighting war of attrition wear down enemy and keeping up constant pressure/attacks

    • B. 

      Fighting in trenches

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 16. 
    Study the photo provided: Select the MAIN cause that it correctly demonstrates in the political cartoon. 
    • A. 

      Militarism

    • B. 

      Alliances

    • C. 

      Imperialism

    • D. 

      Nationalism

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