World War I

  • The Age of Extremes Textbook readings:  Chapters 36-38 and

    War, Peace and all that Jazz: Preface


    Key Questions:

    What was the immediate cause of WWI?

    What were the four underlying causes of WWI?

    What brought the US into war?

    How was Germany impacted by the Treaty of Versailles?


    Woodrow Wilson

    The Great War

    Alliance System

    Triple Alliance

    Triple Entente

     Central Powers

     Allied Powers

     The Lusitania

    Zimmerman Note

    Fourteen Points

     John Pershing

      League of Nations

       Treaty of Versailles

      National Defense Act


    Armistice Day