World War I fill-in-the-blank Review 1. Militarism, alliances, imperialism, and nationalism were the primary causes of ____________ __________ ___. 2. The two alliance systems involved in World War I were the _______________ _______________ and the _________________ __________________. 3. The Triple Entente was made up of ____________________, ______________________, ________________, and eventually the ______________________. 4. The Triple Alliance was made up of _________________, ____________-____________, and the __________________ _________________. 5. Major leaders of World War I included a. Triple Entente i. _______________ _____________-President of the U.S. ii. Raymond Poincare- France iii. _______ ______________ ____ - Russia iv. King George V – England 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. b. Triple Alliance i. ________ _____________ ____ - Germany ii. _____________ _______________ - Austria Hungary iii. Abdul Hamid II - Turkey The event that sparked the start of World War I was the assassination of ____________ ___________ ____________________. _______________ _________________ developed during World War I and eventually caused a ___________________ (meaning that no side gained land). In the early stages of World War I, the United States maintained a policy of __________________. The U.S. traded with both sides, eventually causing Britain to redefine the term ____________________. Contraband was redefined to include ______________ and other wartime __________________. During World War I, the Germans used ___-___________ to control the seas. The U.S. and Allies felt that this was violating the ____________ __ ________ _______________, but the U.S. still maintained the policy of neutrality. Eventually, German u-boat warfare caused the _______ to enter World War I. Although ___________ _____________ won the Election of 1916 on the campaign slogan “He kept us out of war”, the __________ eventually entered World War I after German u-bouts sunk the ___________________________. The two primary causes of U.S. entry into World War I were the _________________________ _______________ and the ________________ _______________. The _______________ ______________ was sent to Mexico by the Germans in an effort to bring Mexico into the war. The ______________ __________ promised lands in TX, NM, and AZ would be returned to Mexico if they entered the war. In order to combat the attacks of German submarine, the u-boats, the ______________ _____________ was used to escort ships across the Atlantic. World War I fill-in-the-blank Review 14. The Espionage and Sedition Acts, which prohibited __________________________________, was challenged in the Supreme Court case , _______________ ___. _________________. 15. The __________________ ____________________ of 1917 forced Russia to leave the war. The Bolsheviks overthrew the Russian government in Russia and established _________________ as a form of government. As a result, ____________ would not be included in the peace talks following World War I. 16. In order to increase enlistment in the military, Congress passed the _______________ _____________ ___________, which established a military draft. 17. During World War I, Americans were asked to _______________________ resources. Many Americans gave up meat, heat, electricity, fuel, corsets, and other things that would help the war effort. 18. On ____________________________________ an armistice was signed ending World War I. 19. President _____________________ __________________ outlined his postwar goals in the _________________ ________________ _______________. 20. The _______________ ____ _____________________ was signed to end World War I. The U.S. never signed the Treaty of Versailles to end World War I because Republican senators opposed the _______________ __ _______________. The fight to avoid this treaty was led by Senator ________________________________________________. 21. The _______________ __ ____________________ created nine new nations, included a ____________ ____________ _____________ which blamed Germany for the war, and forced Germany to pay huge sums of ______________________________. As a result of the way that ______________________ was punished by the Treaty of Versailles, ___________ _________ _____ would take place.