Objective: Analyze U.S. foreign policy before and during World War I
<ul><li>Wilson believes in moral diplomacy  </li></ul><ul><li>Mexico enters a time of unrest starting in 1911 </li></ul><u...
<ul><li>I.  Nationalism : The feeling one has for one's nation or homeland. </li></ul><ul><li>II.  Militarism : The buildi...
<ul><li>Triple Alliance or  Central Powers: </li></ul><ul><li>Germany  </li></ul><ul><li>Austria-Hungary </li></ul><ul><li...
<ul><li>Arch Duke Ferdinand was killed by a Serbian Terrorist  </li></ul><ul><li>Austro-Hungarian ask for help from German...
<ul><li>WWI resulted in greater loss of life and property than in any pervious war </li></ul><ul><li>Battle of Verdun: Feb...
<ul><li>A) Modern science and technology produced weapons of great destruction and killing power (the machine gun, artille...
<ul><li>Trenches on the western front included massive tangles of barded wire, Machine gun nests, gun batteries, and heavy...
 
<ul><li>Life in the Trenches movie </li></ul>
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10.2 Watching Europe’S War

  1. 1. Objective: Analyze U.S. foreign policy before and during World War I
  2. 2. <ul><li>Wilson believes in moral diplomacy </li></ul><ul><li>Mexico enters a time of unrest starting in 1911 </li></ul><ul><li>Wilson supports the side with Poncho Villa in Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>Then changes mind and supports his enemies </li></ul><ul><li>Poncho Villa enters U.S. and killed some 17 Americans in 1916 </li></ul><ul><li>Wilson orders Gen. Pershing to captured Villa </li></ul><ul><li>Villa is never captured </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>I. Nationalism : The feeling one has for one's nation or homeland. </li></ul><ul><li>II. Militarism : The building up of armies and navies. </li></ul><ul><li>III. Alliances : A strategic friendship between two or more nations </li></ul><ul><li>IV. Dissent within Nations: The Spark that starts WWI : The assassination of the heir to the throne of Austria started the war. WWI will last four years and millions will die. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Triple Alliance or Central Powers: </li></ul><ul><li>Germany </li></ul><ul><li>Austria-Hungary </li></ul><ul><li>Italy (At Start of War) </li></ul><ul><li>Triple Entente or Allied Powers: </li></ul><ul><li>Great Britain </li></ul><ul><li>France </li></ul><ul><li>Russia </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Arch Duke Ferdinand was killed by a Serbian Terrorist </li></ul><ul><li>Austro-Hungarian ask for help from Germany and then declare war on Serbia </li></ul><ul><li>Serbia is backed by Russia When war is declared on Serbia Russia becomes involved </li></ul><ul><li>WWI is a total war meaning a complete mobilization of people and resources </li></ul>Gavrilo Princip
  6. 6. <ul><li>WWI resulted in greater loss of life and property than in any pervious war </li></ul><ul><li>Battle of Verdun: Feb. to July 1916 resulted in 600,000 killed or wounded </li></ul><ul><li>Battle of Somme: Britain suffered 60,000 casualties in one day of fighting </li></ul><ul><li>The Battle of Somme lasted 5 months and killed 1 million men. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>A) Modern science and technology produced weapons of great destruction and killing power (the machine gun, artillery, airplane, submarine, poison gas, the tank ) </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Trenches on the western front included massive tangles of barded wire, Machine gun nests, gun batteries, and heavy artillery. Soldiers lived in holes in the ground </li></ul><ul><li>The territory between the two sides was called no-man’s land </li></ul><ul><li>When not shooting, soldiers fought lice, rats, dampness, and cold as well as diseases (dysentery, gangrene, and trench mouth and foot) </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>Life in the Trenches movie </li></ul>

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