Ch 31: OAE - Integrated Social Studies: World War I

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Passing the OAE Integrated Social Studies examination require careful study and review. The brief video lessons in this chapter discuss the major events of World War I that could be asked about on the exam.

OAE Integrated Social Studies: World War I - Chapter Summary

Prepare for the OAE Integrated Social Studies examination by reviewing this chapter's tutorial video lessons. They outline key events, alliances and treaties of the First World War. Its major battles are also emphasized, including the Battle of Tannenberg and the Battle of Verdun. Watch the lessons so that you can:

  • Share the events leading up to WWI
  • Explain how the war was carried out on land, in the air and by sea
  • Discuss the significance of the war's most famous battles
  • Describe the secret agreements of WWI
  • Review the events that led to America's entry into the war
  • Re-examine the events surrounding the ending of the war
  • Discuss the social, economic and political ramifications of WWI
  • Describe the origins of the U.S.S.R. as well as the timeline of the Russian Revolution
  • Learn more about the rise of Communism
  • Explore the Soviet Union under the rule of Stalin
  • Examine the new European states that were created and the empires that fell after the war's end

Develop your knowledge of the above topics as you get set to take the OAE Integrated Social Studies examination. When you watch this chapter's informative lessons, you can utilize the video tags that make it easier to jump from subject to subject and click on links to related lessons. Make sure to ask questions about WWI of our experts if you get stuck. You can also take practice quizzes and the more comprehensive practice chapter examination.

OAE Integrated Social Studies: World War I - Chapter Objectives

Constituting 25% of the assessment score, the U.S. History domain of the OAE Integrated Social Studies tests your understanding of WWI and United States' involvement in the war, among other topics. Use the practice questions found in this chapter to get an idea of what to expect for this topic. You'll be allowed 180 minutes to finish and potentially qualify for an Ohio social studies teaching endorsement. The examination is administered on the computer, and includes 150 multiple-choice questions.

12 Lessons in Chapter 31: OAE - Integrated Social Studies: World War I
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The Powder Keg of Europe During WWI

1. 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.

World War One: On Land, at Sea & In the Air

2. World War One: On Land, at Sea & In the Air

In this lesson, we will look specifically at the way World War I was waged on land, at sea, and in the air. We will explore how warfare was conducted within these contexts, and learn about the new technologies that made this possible.

Famous Battles of the First World War

3. Famous Battles of the First World War

In this lesson, we will learn about some of the famous battles of World War I. We will learn why these battles are important and how they affected the course of the war.

Diplomacy of World War One: Secret Agreements & Diplomatic Arrangements

4. Diplomacy of World War One: Secret Agreements & Diplomatic Arrangements

In this lesson, we will explore the diplomatic history surrounding World War I. We will highlight the systems of alliances and take a look at key diplomatic events, such as the Zimmermann telegram controversy and the Sykes-Picot Agreement.

WWI: America's Entry and Russia's Exit

5. WWI: America's Entry and Russia's Exit

In this lesson, we will learn about America's entry into World War I in 1917, and Russia's exit from the war between 1917 and 1918. We will learn about what led to these developments, and how they affected the course of the war.

The Peace of Paris: Ending World War I

6. The Peace of Paris: Ending World War I

In this lesson, we will learn about the end of World War I and the Peace of Paris. We will learn what events transpired to bring about the end of the war and what provisions were laid forth in the Treaty of Versailles.

Economic, Social & Political Consequences of the Great War

7. Economic, Social & Political Consequences of the Great War

In this lesson, we will explore the consequences of World War I. We will learn about the political, economic, and social impact the war had on the United States and Europe.

The Russian Revolution: Timeline, Causes & Effects

8. The Russian Revolution: Timeline, Causes & Effects

In this lesson, we will examine the Russian Revolution. We will see what events led to the revolution, and we'll learn how the revolution impacted Russia's involvement in World War I.

The U.S.S.R.: History & Creation

9. The U.S.S.R.: History & Creation

In this lesson, we will learn about the creation of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, commonly referred to as the Soviet Union. We will learn what events brought about the emergence of the Soviet Union, and how it has impacted the course of world history.

The Rise of Communism & Vladimir Lenin

10. The Rise of Communism & Vladimir Lenin

In this lesson, we will examine the role Vladimir Lenin played as a leading architect of the communist system. We will explore his involvement in the Russian Revolution and the establishment of Soviet Russia.

The Soviet Union Under Stalin: Five-Year Plans, Purges & Policies

11. The Soviet Union Under Stalin: Five-Year Plans, Purges & Policies

In this lesson, we explore the brutal rule of Joseph Stalin in the Soviet Union, from 1928 to 1953. Stalin radically transformed the economy of the Soviet Union, while also terrorizing its people.

Gains of Global Democracy After 1919: History & Summary

12. Gains of Global Democracy After 1919: History & Summary

In this lesson we briefly discuss the end of WWI and explore the proliferation of new states that occurred with the collapse of several central and eastern European empires.

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