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Ch 17: AP European History - World War I: Tutoring Solution

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The World War I chapter of this AP European History Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about World War I. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the components involving the First World War required in a typical AP European History course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other AP European History work.
  • Identify the World War I concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our AP European history tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about World War I and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding tensions in Europe, the Triple Alliance and the Triple Entente, the causes of World War I, the creation of the League of Nations or any other World War I topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their history learning
  • Prefer learning history visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their World War I unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in AP European History
  • Don't have access to their history teacher outside of class

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  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Take a look at European political developments in the early 20th century.
  • Discuss the Powder Keg of Europe prior to WWI.
  • Learn about European political alliances prior to WWI.
  • List the causes of WWI.
  • Describe the major events and end of WWI.

6 Lessons in Chapter 17: AP European History - World War I: Tutoring Solution
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Tensions in Europe: Political, Social & Entangling Alliances

1. Tensions in Europe: Political, Social & Entangling Alliances

In this lesson, we will study the tensions in Europe that led up to World War I. We will take a look at the nations involved, the alliances they made, the ideas they embraced, and the conflicts they fought.

The Powder Keg of Europe During WWI

2. The Powder Keg of Europe During WWI

In this lesson, we will explore the way in which Europe was a sort of 'powder keg' in the years leading up to World War I. We will examine the sources of tension among the European powers and explore how these played a role in the outbreak of World War I.

Triple Alliance and Triple Entente in Europe on the Eve of World War I

3. Triple Alliance and Triple Entente in Europe on the Eve of World War I

In this lesson, we will take a close look at the Triple Alliance and the Triple Entente that were in effect on the eve of World War I. We will examine the rise of the alliances and learn about the countries that created them.

Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War

4. Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War

Although World War I began in Europe, it is important to take a look at World War I in relation to U.S. history as well. The U.S. was greatly affected by the war. In this lesson, we'll take a quick and direct look at the causes that led up the war and the assassination that was the final catalyst.

End of WWI: the Treaty of Versailles & the League of Nations

5. End of WWI: the Treaty of Versailles & the League of Nations

In this lesson, we will examine the Treaty of Versailles. We will explore the treaty's negotiations at the Paris Peace Conference, take a look at the treaty's terms, and discuss Germany's reaction to the treaty.

Sinking of the Lusitania: Definition & Facts

6. Sinking of the Lusitania: Definition & Facts

The sinking of the Lusitania was caused by a German submarine boat. Most historians point to it as a reason the United States decided to get involved in World War I. Read about this history-changing event below.

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