Ch 35: Overview of World War I - MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy

About This Chapter

In order to effectively review information and learn new details about World War I, you can take a look at our chapter. It will help you successfully and quickly prepare for the MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy exam.

MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy: Overview of World War I - Chapter Summary

Expanding on your knowledge of World War I is made easy when you go through the lessons in this chapter. They will help you review these topics:

  • Factors that led to World War I
  • Areas where World War I was fought
  • Economic and political consequences of the Great War
  • History of the U.S.S.R.

The lessons in this chapter are interactive, and they will help you effectively review World War I material that will be on the exam. Our instructors are also standing by in case you need assistance.

MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy: Overview of World War I Chapter Objectives

The MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy exam is designed to test your knowledge of different topics, so you can receive licensure in Massachusetts. All of the information found in this chapter is part of the History portion of the exam, which makes up 20% of the entire test.

You will be asked to answer multiple-choice questions on the exam. Looking through the lessons and quizzes in this chapter, you will be prepared for any topic on the exam. Memory recollection is an important skill to master in order to do well on this exam.

5 Lessons in Chapter 35: Overview of World War I - MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy
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Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War

1. 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.

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.

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

3. 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.

Economic, Social & Political Consequences of the Great War

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

5. 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.

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