Ch 30: Causes & Effects of WWI

About This Chapter

This chapter details the causes of World War I and the lasting effects of the war for Europe and the world. You can use the lessons to study the economic, social, and political consequences of the war as well the creation of the U.S.S.R.

Causes and Effects of WWI - Chapter Summary

This chapter covers the essential events that changed the world following WWI. The lessons are designed to help you study the effects of WWI, changes in the economic balance of the world following the Great War, and the timeline of the Russian Revolution of 1917. By the end of this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Recall and detail the causes of and effects of WWI
  • Describe the characteristics of the war, from trench warfare to propaganda
  • List the political, social, and economic consequences of this war
  • Summarize reasons and impact of the Russian Revolution of 1917
  • Explain how the Russian Revolution led to the development of the U.S.S.R.

Use the videos, text lessons, and practice quizzes to refresh and assess your knowledge of the cause and effects of WWI. All courses are taught by professional instructors who are available for any additional help you may need. Don't forget to use your Dashboard to track the progress of the lessons you have completed.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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