WW1 Museum Information Exit Forward
Back Causes of world war 1 Forward
Back Nationalism/Imperialsim Forward
Trench Warfare Back Forward
Why the U.S. entered WW1 Back Forward
Back U.S. In WW1 Forward
Back Treaty of Versailles Exit
Allied Forces <ul><li>Great Britain  </li></ul><ul><li>France  </li></ul><ul><li>Russia  </li></ul><ul><li>U.S.A   </li></...
Central Power <ul><li>Germany  </li></ul><ul><li>Austria-Hungary  </li></ul><ul><li>Ottoman Empire   </li></ul>Back
Nationalism <ul><li>Having pride in your country </li></ul>Back
Imperialism <ul><li>European nations competed for colonies </li></ul><ul><li>“ Bigger is better” </li></ul><ul><li>Areas o...
Militarism <ul><li>Building up the military </li></ul><ul><li>Military was built for 2 reasons: protect their colonies, pe...
Alliances <ul><li>Forming partnerships with other nations </li></ul><ul><li>Central power: Germany, Austria, Ottoman Empir...
Pan-German <ul><li>Unite all German speaking people </li></ul>Back
Pan-Slavic <ul><li>Unite all Slavic speaking people </li></ul><ul><li>Example: Bosnia-95% Slavic speaking language yet con...
<ul><li>To protect their positions & to cut down on losses, both sides dug trenches </li></ul>Back
<ul><li>At night supplies were brought in & scouts were sent out </li></ul>Back
<ul><li>At dawn/dusk attacks came: they hit them with artillery & then they went over the top. </li></ul><ul><li>They had ...
<ul><li>Problems in the Trenches: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mud  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rats  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>S...
Sinking of the Lusitania <ul><li>It was a passenger ship that was secretly carrying ammunition </li></ul><ul><li>A German ...
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare <ul><li>Sussex pledge </li></ul><ul><li>Germany promised not to sink merchant ships without...
Zimmerman Note <ul><li>Zimmerman was a German official </li></ul><ul><li>He sent a letter to Mexico asking them to attack ...
<ul><li>General Pershing led the U.S. troops in World War 1 </li></ul><ul><li>By July, 1918 the U.S. have 1 million troops...
<ul><li>By 1917 Germany controlled: Belgium, Italy, & N. France </li></ul><ul><li>By 1918 Russia has a revolution & they d...
<ul><li>The 11 th  hour, the 11 th  day of the 11 th  month in 1918 the war ends! </li></ul>Back
New Nations Created <ul><li>Russia: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Finland  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lativia  </li></ul></ul><ul>...
Germany’s Punishment <ul><li>Germany must except full responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>The Allies took away their colonies...
The League Of Nations <ul><li>An organization of nations established at the end of WWI to maintain world stability </li></...
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  1. 1. WW1 Museum Information Exit Forward
  2. 2. Back Causes of world war 1 Forward
  3. 3. Back Nationalism/Imperialsim Forward
  4. 4. Trench Warfare Back Forward
  5. 5. Why the U.S. entered WW1 Back Forward
  6. 6. Back U.S. In WW1 Forward
  7. 7. Back Treaty of Versailles Exit
  8. 8. Allied Forces <ul><li>Great Britain </li></ul><ul><li>France </li></ul><ul><li>Russia </li></ul><ul><li>U.S.A </li></ul>Back
  9. 9. Central Power <ul><li>Germany </li></ul><ul><li>Austria-Hungary </li></ul><ul><li>Ottoman Empire </li></ul>Back
  10. 10. Nationalism <ul><li>Having pride in your country </li></ul>Back
  11. 11. Imperialism <ul><li>European nations competed for colonies </li></ul><ul><li>“ Bigger is better” </li></ul><ul><li>Areas of conflict: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Africa </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bosnia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alsace </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Loraine </li></ul></ul>Back
  12. 12. Militarism <ul><li>Building up the military </li></ul><ul><li>Military was built for 2 reasons: protect their colonies, peer pressure </li></ul><ul><li>Used a mandatory draft to accomplish this </li></ul><ul><li>Russia had the largest army, Germany the best trained, Britain had the largest navy </li></ul>Back
  13. 13. Alliances <ul><li>Forming partnerships with other nations </li></ul><ul><li>Central power: Germany, Austria, Ottoman Empire </li></ul><ul><li>Allies: Britain, France, Russia, (U.S.A.) </li></ul>Back
  14. 14. Pan-German <ul><li>Unite all German speaking people </li></ul>Back
  15. 15. Pan-Slavic <ul><li>Unite all Slavic speaking people </li></ul><ul><li>Example: Bosnia-95% Slavic speaking language yet controlled by German speaking Austria </li></ul>Back
  16. 16. <ul><li>To protect their positions & to cut down on losses, both sides dug trenches </li></ul>Back
  17. 17. <ul><li>At night supplies were brought in & scouts were sent out </li></ul>Back
  18. 18. <ul><li>At dawn/dusk attacks came: they hit them with artillery & then they went over the top. </li></ul><ul><li>They had to go through barbwire, machinegun fire, and craters </li></ul>Back
  19. 19. <ul><li>Problems in the Trenches: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mud </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rats </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smell </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Body rot </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cold </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Staying dry </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Maggots </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Disease </li></ul></ul>Back
  20. 20. Sinking of the Lusitania <ul><li>It was a passenger ship that was secretly carrying ammunition </li></ul><ul><li>A German submarine sunk the ship </li></ul><ul><li>1,198 passengers died (128 were Americans) </li></ul><ul><li>President Wilson demanded that the Germans apologize & pay for damages </li></ul>Back
  21. 21. Unrestricted Submarine Warfare <ul><li>Sussex pledge </li></ul><ul><li>Germany promised not to sink merchant ships without first warning them & rescuing passengers </li></ul><ul><li>By 1917 Germany is defeating Russia on the eastern front. They want a quick victory on the western front </li></ul><ul><li>To do this they use unrestricted submarine warfare </li></ul><ul><li>They were sinking all ships heading towards allied nations </li></ul>Back
  22. 22. Zimmerman Note <ul><li>Zimmerman was a German official </li></ul><ul><li>He sent a letter to Mexico asking them to attack the U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>In exchange he promised that Germany would aid them in retrieving the land that we took from them </li></ul>Back
  23. 23. <ul><li>General Pershing led the U.S. troops in World War 1 </li></ul><ul><li>By July, 1918 the U.S. have 1 million troops in the war </li></ul><ul><li>The U.S. cuts off the German rail lines which supply their troops </li></ul><ul><li>The U.S. attacked through the Argonne Forest. It takes 47 days & 1.2 million soldiers are cut off from their supply </li></ul><ul><li>In November the Allies have captured the high ground & Germany surrenders </li></ul>Back
  24. 24. <ul><li>By 1917 Germany controlled: Belgium, Italy, & N. France </li></ul><ul><li>By 1918 Russia has a revolution & they drop out of the war. Now Germany can concentrate on the western front </li></ul><ul><li>By October, 1918 German lines start to crumble </li></ul>Back
  25. 25. <ul><li>The 11 th hour, the 11 th day of the 11 th month in 1918 the war ends! </li></ul>Back
  26. 26. New Nations Created <ul><li>Russia: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Finland </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lativia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lithuania </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Estonia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Poland </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>. Austria/Hungary: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Austria </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hungary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Czechoslovakia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Yugoslavia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>. Ottoman Empire </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Divided up to be controlled by the allies </li></ul></ul>Back
  27. 27. Germany’s Punishment <ul><li>Germany must except full responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>The Allies took away their colonies, coal fields, & the areas of Alsace & Lorraine </li></ul><ul><li>They greatly reduced Germany’s armed forces </li></ul><ul><li>Allies forced them to pay $33 billion </li></ul><ul><li>They were only able to pay $4.5 billion </li></ul>Back
  28. 28. The League Of Nations <ul><li>An organization of nations established at the end of WWI to maintain world stability </li></ul>Back

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