Major Events of World War I Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What international peace organization was developed immediately following World War I?

Question 2 2. Which of the following was NOT a provision of the Treaty of Versailles?

Question 3 3. Why was the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk, signed in 1918, significant?

Question 4 4. Why was the July Crisis of 1914 unlikely to yield a diplomatic result that would avoid the need for World War I?

Question 5 5. Which nations made up the Big Three?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following has significant consequences that influence the geopolitical situation of the Middle East to this day?

Question 7 7. How did the powder keg environment prior to World War I differ from the situation prior to World War II?

Question 8 8. Why was the 'Red Baron', Manfred von Richthofen, famous in World War I?

Question 9 9. Why did Article 231 of the Treaty of Versailles have a negative effect on the German economy?

Question 10 10. Which of the following profiles is most likely that of a Bolshevik supporter in Russia in 1917?

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Question 11 11. Following defeat in which battle did Russian General Alexander Samsonov commit suicide?

Question 12 12. Which was NOT an innovation associated with World War I?

Question 13 13. Why was the Triple Entente formed in 1907?

Question 14 14. How did the RMS Lusitania sink?

Question 15 15. Which group began negotiations at the Paris Peace Conference?

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Question 16 16. Which modern-day organization reflects the thesis of Wilson's ''Fourteen Points''?

Question 17 17. Which President of the United States campaigned on the slogan 'He Kept Us Out Of War'?

Question 18 18. Why was the Armistice of Compiègne signed on November 11, 1918 after only three days of negotiation?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT true about the Zimmermann Telegram?

Question 20 20. Why was World War I often characterised as 'trench warfare'?

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Question 21 21. Why was the Third Battle of Ypres considered a futile engagement?

Question 22 22. The Battle of Verdun was significant because...

Question 23 23. In which battle was the British Mark I combat tank first used?

Question 24 24. Why did Gavrilo Princip assassinate Archduke Franz Ferdinand, ultimately causing World War I?

Question 25 25. If Mexico had accepted Germany's offer, the Zimmerman Telegram of 1917 would most resemble which of the following treaties?

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Question 26 26. Your nation is trying to sign a pact that will allow it to exit a war your country can no longer sustain due to famine, exhaustion and a complete regime change. The war continues between various countries even after you sign the treaty. What treaty does this remind you of?

Question 27 27. What was the 'spark' that resulted in World War I?

Question 28 28. What treaty signed in 1919 officially ended World War I?

Question 29 29. What was the Germans' response to the Treaty of Versailles?

Question 30 30. Why was the Treaty of London significant?

Major Events of World War I Chapter Exam Instructions

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