Germany if it would honor the Triple Alliance
and come to their aid if needed.
Additional Key Terms
Triple Alliance (Central Powers):
The Triple Alliance consists of Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy.
Triple Entente (The Allies):
The Triple Entente consists of Russia, France, and Great Britain.
A terrorist group that assisted in the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
A plan intended to ensure German victory over a Franco-Russian alliance by holding off
Russia with minimal strength and swiftly defeating France by massive flanking movement
through the Low Countries, devised by Alfred, Count von Schlieffen in 1905.
Allied Powers -
Italy (joined in 1915)
United States (joined in 1917 )
Central Powers -
Bulgaria (joined in 1915)
7.02 Modern Warfare and its Legacy
What I learned
What new weapons and technology were
developed during World War I, and how did
they affect combat?