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World War One Vocabulary

Quiz by Kirsten Anderson

Grade 7
Social Studies
North Carolina Standard Course of Study

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Grade 7
Social Studies
North Carolina Standard Course of Study

7.H.2.1

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23 questions
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  • Q1
    War from 1914-1918 that involved 30 countries and used trench warfare. Began after the assassination of Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand; Germany, Austria-Hungary v. Britain, France, Russia; America is neutral until 1915 and sides with the Allies.
    Russo-Japanese War
    WWI
    Spanish American War
    WWII
    30s
    7.H.2.1
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  • Q2
    The losing side of WWI and included Austria-Hungary, Germany, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire.
    Axis Powers
    Allied Powers
    Central Powers
    Triple Entente
    30s
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  • Q3
    The winning side of WWI and included Gt. Britain, France, Russia, Italy, Serbia, and the United States.
    Triple Entente
    Axis Powers
    Allied Powers
    Central Powers
    30s
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  • Q4
    New Weapons used during WWI
    Airplanes and Poisonous gas
    Ditches and Trains
    Horses and Arrows
    30s
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  • Q5
    System of digging ditches for fighting and living quarter for soldiers. They were muddy, wet, spread diseases, and rat infested.
    Trenches
    Tunnels
    Ditches
    30s
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  • Q6
    His assassination sparked the beginning of World War I.
    Duke of Edinburgh
    Archduke Franz Ferdinand
    Franklin Roosevelt
    Queen Victoria
    30s
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  • Q7
    The U.S. did not want to get involved in WWI and did not support either side in the beginning of the war.
    Neutral
    Indifferent
    30s
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  • Q8
    All events led to the United States entering WWI EXCEPT:
    Breaking of the Sussex Pledge
    The Zimmerman Note
    The Berlin Conference
    Sinking of the Lusitania
    45s
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  • Q9
    Secret telegram sent to Mexico from Germany in 1917, promising Mexico land lost to the U.S. if Mexico allied with Germany
    Wilhelm Note
    Zimmerman Note
    Canadian Note
    30s
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  • Q10
    A "truce" or agreement to end fighting.
    Armistice
    Stalemate
    30s
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  • Q11
    (1918) President Woodrow Wilson's plan for organizing post World War I Europe and for avoiding future wars. It included: self-determination, free trade, no imperialism, no secret pacts, freedom of the seas, arms reduction, creation of world organization/League of Nations.
    14 Points
    5 Points
    12 Points
    30s
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  • Q12
    Established in 1920 to promote world peace and cooperation. It was first proposed in 1918 by President Woodrow Wilson, although the United States never joined the League. It was replaced in 1946 with the U.N.
    League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
    League of Nations
    NATO
    National Center for Peace
    30s
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  • Q13
    Treaty that ended WWI in 1918. The treaty stated that Germany had to pay Reparations (payments for damages from war) , Germany could not create military or weapons, and Germany lost land. It was a main cause of WWII.
    Treaty of Paris
    Treaty of Versailles
    Treaty of Berlin
    30s
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  • Q14
    President of the United States during WWI. He wanted peace & democracy.
    Woodrow Wilson
    Franklin Roosevelt
    30s
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  • Q15
    Prime Minister of Gt. Britain, wanted to protect the British Empire.
    David Lloyd George
    Winston Churchill
    Queen Victoria
    30s
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  • Q16
    Leader of France, wanted to severely punish Germany for WWI.
    Franklin Francis
    King Louis
    Georges Clemenceau
    30s
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  • Q17
    Leader of Italy, wanted land to make Italy larger.
    Vittorio Orlando
    Benito Mussolini
    30s
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  • Q18
    All are causes of WWI EXCEPT:
    Alliances
    Militarism
    Imperialism
    National Debt
    30s
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  • Q19
    Policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army prepared for war.
    Militarism
    Imperialism
    Alliances
    Nationalism
    30s
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  • Q20
    Agreement between nations to aid and protect one another.
    Alliances
    Nationalism
    Imperialism
    Militarism
    30s
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