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Prentice Hall US History Chapter 19: World War I and Beyond (1914-1920) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did the RMS Lusitania sink?

Question 2 2. Why was the July Crisis of 1914 unlikely to yield a diplomatic result that would avoid the need for World War I?

Question 3 3. Who was the U.S. president in the anxious year leading up to the start of the 1920s?

Question 4 4. How did the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand affect World War One?

Question 5 5. Following defeat in which battle did Russian General Alexander Samsonov commit suicide?

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Question 6 6. How did the powder keg environment prior to World War I differ from the situation prior to World War II?

Question 7 7. What international peace organization was developed immediately following World War I?

Question 8 8. Why was the Armistice of Compiègne signed on November 11, 1918 after only three days of negotiation?

Question 9 9. World War I was ended by?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best describes the Zimmermann note?

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Question 11 11. Which modern-day organization reflects the thesis of Wilson's ''Fourteen Points''?

Question 12 12. Why did Article 231 of the Treaty of Versailles have a negative effect on the German economy?

Question 13 13. At the entry of the U.S. into WWI the U.S. Military:

Question 14 14. The U.S. Attorney General at the time of the Red Scare was

Question 15 15. Which country invented the world's first combat tank, called the Mark I?

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Question 16 16. Why was the 'Red Baron', Manfred von Richthofen, famous in World War I?

Question 17 17. What treaty signed in 1919 officially ended World War I?

Question 18 18. The German Revolution of 1918-1919 led to the creation of the _____.

Question 19 19. Why did Gavrilo Princip assassinate Archduke Franz Ferdinand, ultimately causing World War I?

Question 20 20. Which of the following helped financially support the American war effort during WWI?

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

Question 22 22. Which of the following best describes Woodrow Wilson's plan for preparing the US for a major war?

Question 23 23. Why was World War I often characterised as 'trench warfare'?

Question 24 24. Your father is telling you stories about how his great-grandfather took part in the Battle of the Marne. He claims that it was one of the most important battles of the war. Why does he believe it to be one of the most important battles?

Question 25 25. In which battle was the British Mark I combat tank first used?

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Question 26 26. Neutrality is

Question 27 27. The United States of America entered World War I in

Question 28 28. Archduke Franz Ferdinand was _____.

Question 29 29. Which country was NOT formed following the dissolution of the Russian Empire?

Question 30 30. What was the 'spark' that resulted in World War I?

Prentice Hall US History Chapter 19: World War I and Beyond (1914-1920) Chapter Exam Instructions

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