Unformatted text preview: GENIEVE AHOKYE
US2 FLHS LoPresti
1. Causes of World War I
a. Militarism ~ competition of military build up among countries
b. Alliances ~ development of a group of countries for power
c. Imperialism ~ accumulation of territory for a benefit
d. Nationalism ~ Pride and loyally for your Country.
2 . The " Spark " ( flow it starts )
a. sarajevo - heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary.lle was assasingled in
b. Archduke Franz Ferdinand - location of assassination of the Archduke.
c . The Black Hand ~ Serbian Nationalist -terrorist group
d. Gavrilo Princip ~ the assasin.
3. Good guys vs. Bad guys
a. Allied Powers - France, Great Britain, Russia, Italy (1915), U.S.A. (1917)
b. Central Powers - Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Ottoman Empire
(acountry called Turkey )
4. Weapon evolution - led to 30 million casualities. The innovation of weapons
a. Machine guns
b. Trench warfare
killed an action & wounded combred)
c. Poison gases
advanced to a level beyong the knowledge or the people
5. War comes to an end
a. Russian revolution $ 1917
7CZAR (American spelling )
i. Overthrow of Imperial Government & Tsar Nicholas II
He orders his country to go to war)
ii. Vladimir Lenin and the Bolsheviks
iii. Treaty with Germany to leave the war...
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- Fall '19