Spark of WWI <ul><li>The spark of WWI was the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand. </li></ul>
Two sides in WWI <ul><li>Central Powers Allied Powers </li></ul><ul><li>Germany France </li></ul><ul><li>Austria-Hungary G...
Causes of WWI <ul><li>M ilitarianism </li></ul><ul><li>A lliances </li></ul><ul><li>I mperialism </li></ul><ul><li>A llian...
Reasons U.S. entered WWI <ul><li>This is a big difference between the causes of the war and U.S. entry </li></ul><ul><li>U...
Battles <ul><li>The U.S. did not enter the war until 1917.  </li></ul><ul><li>The war was fought on different fronts in Eu...
Woodrow Wilson <ul><li>He was the president during WWI. </li></ul><ul><li>He tried to keep the U.S. neutral. </li></ul><ul...
Treaty of Versailles <ul><li>This treaty ended WWI.  It blamed Germany for the war and changed many boundaries within Euro...
League of Nations <ul><li>This was the first international peace keeping organization. </li></ul><ul><li>The U.S. did not ...
Isolated <ul><li>After WWI the United States will become an isolated country.  We are going to keep to ourselves.  </li></...
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  1. 1. Spark of WWI <ul><li>The spark of WWI was the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand. </li></ul>
  2. 2. Two sides in WWI <ul><li>Central Powers Allied Powers </li></ul><ul><li>Germany France </li></ul><ul><li>Austria-Hungary Great Britain </li></ul><ul><li>Turkey 1917-US enters </li></ul><ul><li>It was still known </li></ul><ul><li>as the Ottoman </li></ul><ul><li>Empire </li></ul>
  3. 3. Causes of WWI <ul><li>M ilitarianism </li></ul><ul><li>A lliances </li></ul><ul><li>I mperialism </li></ul><ul><li>A lliances </li></ul>
  4. 4. Reasons U.S. entered WWI <ul><li>This is a big difference between the causes of the war and U.S. entry </li></ul><ul><li>Unrestricted warfare-German U-boats were sinking American ships. </li></ul><ul><li>Sinking of the Lusitania-English passenger ship </li></ul><ul><li>Zimmerman Note-Mexico was planning on attacking U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>Failure of the Sussex pledge. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Battles <ul><li>The U.S. did not enter the war until 1917. </li></ul><ul><li>The war was fought on different fronts in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>Men fought in trenches. </li></ul><ul><li>Modern warfare was introduced. Machine guns, poisonous gas, tanks. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Woodrow Wilson <ul><li>He was the president during WWI. </li></ul><ul><li>He tried to keep the U.S. neutral. </li></ul><ul><li>He proposed the fourteen points. </li></ul><ul><li>He wanted the treaty to be ratified. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Treaty of Versailles <ul><li>This treaty ended WWI. It blamed Germany for the war and changed many boundaries within Europe. Look at the map. </li></ul>
  8. 8. League of Nations <ul><li>This was the first international peace keeping organization. </li></ul><ul><li>The U.S. did not join. The Senate defeated our entry. They claimed it went against the Constitution. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Isolated <ul><li>After WWI the United States will become an isolated country. We are going to keep to ourselves. </li></ul><ul><li>We try to maintain neutrality when WWII breaks out, but the attack on Pearl Harbor will end that neutrality. </li></ul>

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