World War I (1914-1919) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was World War I often characterised as 'trench warfare'?

Question 2 2. Which treaty formally ended Russian participation in World War I?

Question 3 3. What was the 'spark' that resulted in World War I?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was not turn concerning the Russian Revolution?

Question 5 5. Why was the 'Red Baron', Manfred von Richthofen, famous in World War I?

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Question 6 6. All of the following were consequences of World War I except

Question 7 7. The three nations that made up the Triple Entente were

Question 8 8. Why was the Treaty of London significant?

Question 9 9. How did the RMS Lusitania sink?

Question 10 10. Which treaty formally ended Russia's presence in World War I?

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Question 11 11. Which was not an immediate cause for the United States entering World War I?

Question 12 12. How is Imperialism different from Nationalism?

Question 13 13. Which of the following were consequences imposed on Germany as a result of the Treaty of Versailles?

Question 14 14. 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 15 15. In which battle was the British Mark I combat tank first used?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was not a cause of World War I?

Question 17 17. Immediately following Lenin's death, which Russian leader led the Soviet Union through World War II and made it a world-wide superpower?

Question 18 18. 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 19 19. Which was NOT an innovation associated with World War I?

Question 20 20. Which of the following profiles is most likely that of a Bolshevik supporter in Russia in 1917?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements best characterizes the outcome of the Russian Civil War?

Question 22 22. Which territory did Germany have to give away to France following its defeat in World War I?

Question 23 23. The Acronym MAIN, referring to the main causes leading to World War I, stands for _____.

Question 24 24. Why did Article 231 of the Treaty of Versailles have a negative effect on the German economy?

Question 25 25. In which revolution was Russia's leftist provisional government overthrown and a permanent communist government established in its place?

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Question 26 26. How was the 'Bloody Sunday' of 1905 relevant?

Question 27 27. Which is NOT true of World War I trench warfare?

Question 28 28. Why was the Triple Entente formed in 1907?

Question 29 29. Why did Gavrilo Princip assassinate Archduke Franz Ferdinand, ultimately causing World War I?

Question 30 30. Which World War I battle included a costly German attack on a the French city and its ring of fortifications. Under the leadership of General Philippe Pétain, the French put up a stiff resistance, and eventually held out.

World War I (1914-1919) Chapter Exam Instructions

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