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What were 3 reasons for tensions in Europe?
1.Miltitarism
2.Nationalism
3.Imperalism
Policy of building up strong armed forces to prepare for war.
Militarism
What made up the Triple Alliance?
Austria-Hungary, Italy, and Germany
What made up the Triple Entente?
France, Russia, and Britian
Who was shot on June 28, 1914 and triggered the war?
The shooting Arche Duke Franz Ferdinand
Who shot the Duke on June 14,1914?
Gavrilo Princip
to prepare for war
mobilize
German Empire
Kaiser
What made up the Central Powers
Germany, Austria, Ottoman Empire
What made up the Allied Powers?
France, Britian,and Russia
This ended German hopes for speedy victory in the West
Battle of the Marne
neither side is strong enough to defeat the other side
stalemate
Wasteland of barbed wire and deadly land mines
"no man's land"
place where soilders spent after shelling the enemy
trench warfare
lasted 10 months and Germany lost 400,000 soilders
Battle of Verdun
spreading of ideas or beliefs
Propaganda
1,200 people died on this and this was sunk
Lusititania