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First large scale naval battle with battleships on both sides
Jutland
The monarch of Russia
Nicholas II
Franz Ferdinand
Archduke
His assassination sparked
WWI
Large passenger ship that was torpedoed by a German U-boat
Lusitania
Lenin
He set up the communist state of the Soviet Union
Armistice
occurred on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month
Kaiser Wilhelm
the German monarch
Commander of the American forces in Europe
John Pershing
Reparations
paying back the cost of the war to former enemies
Gallipoli
attempt to open a 3rd front in Turkey
war of attrition
destroying al the enemies soldiers
War Industries Board
encouraged mass production
established daylight savings time
Russia
withdrew from the war because of a communist revolution
this weapon almost starved
Great Britain out of the war
machine guns
this ammendment gave women the right to vote
19th
policy that kept the US out of the war for 3 years
isolationism
result of the Selective Service Act
men were required to register for military service
weapons of warfare introduced in WWI
airplanes and tanks
suffered fewest casualties
United States
Von Schliefen plan
allowed Germany to quickly take the French capital of Paris
Triple entente
England, France, Russia
withdrew from the war because of a communist revolution
Russia
caused an international pandemic resulting in millions of deaths
flu
telegram from Germany to Mexico which drew the US into WWI
Zimmerman Note
Central Powers
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and the Ottoman Empire
loans that the government sells tot he public to help finance a war
war bonds
Germany decided to surrender after
Muesse Argonne
President during WWI
Woodrow Wilson
Treaty of Versailles
blamed Germany for starting the war
limiting the amount of food to be consumed by the general public during wartime
rationning