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Prentice Hall World History Chapter 14: World War I & Its Aftermath (1914-1919) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. At the entry of the U.S. into WWI the U.S. Military:

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. How did the RMS Lusitania sink?

Question 4 4. Archduke Franz Ferdinand was _____.

Question 5 5. 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?

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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. The Battle of Verdun was significant because...

Question 8 8. Why was World War I often characterised as 'trench warfare'?

Question 9 9. The German Revolution of 1918-1919 led to the creation of the _____.

Question 10 10. Who did President Wilson put in charge of the American Expeditionary Forces?

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Question 11 11. How is Imperialism different from Nationalism?

Question 12 12. Why was the 'Red Baron', Manfred von Richthofen, famous in World War I?

Question 13 13. Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife were shot by:

Question 14 14. Which territory did Germany have to give away to France following its defeat in World War I?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT true about the Zimmermann Telegram?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following best describes Woodrow Wilson's plan for preparing the US for a major war?

Question 17 17. The Acronym MAIN, referring to the main causes leading to World War I, stands for _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following helped financially support the American war effort during WWI?

Question 19 19. The social impact of World War I was NOT associated with _____.

Question 20 20. Following defeat in which battle did Russian General Alexander Samsonov commit suicide?

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Question 21 21. Which modern-day organization reflects the thesis of Wilson's ''Fourteen Points''?

Question 22 22. What was the 'spark' that resulted in World War I?

Question 23 23. Why was the Third Battle of Ypres considered a futile engagement?

Question 24 24. Why was the sinking of the RMS Lusitania on May 7, 1915 by a German U-boat a significant step towards American entry into World War I?

Question 25 25. Which of the following profiles is most likely that of a Bolshevik supporter in Russia in 1917?

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Question 26 26. Why was the Sykes-Picot Agreement made public?

Question 27 27. Which President of the United States campaigned on the slogan 'He Kept Us Out Of War'?

Question 28 28. Why was the Treaty of London significant?

Question 29 29. What treaty signed in 1919 officially ended World War I?

Question 30 30. Which country was NOT formed following the dissolution of the Russian Empire?

Prentice Hall World History Chapter 14: World War I & Its Aftermath (1914-1919) Chapter Exam Instructions

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