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WWI/II halfstack

Half of the WWI and WWII stack;see document for full

Who were the Allies in WWI? England, Russia, US, France, Japan, Italy, and a few small countries
Who were the Central Powers in WWI? Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire (later Turkey)
What were shared causes of both WWI and WWII? alliances, nationalism, militarism, industrialization
What was a historical cause of WWI? from 1870-1913 there were 7 major conflicts between Europe and Asia
What triggered the beginning of WWI? the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
When did the Great War begin? August 1914
What made America get involved in WWI? sinking of the Lusitania, Zimmerman Telegram
When did America get involved in WWI? 1917
When did WWI end? 1918
What were the causes of WWII? Germany resented the Treaty of Versailles for the harsh punishment, Italy and Japan wanted more land for their part in the war, Great Depression
What was the Great Depression? larges economic crisis to ever hit the world, in the 1930s
Where did Germany invade (and conquer)? small nations like Poland
Where did Italy invade? Arfica
Where did Japan invade? China
Where did the Italy-German force invade? France
What made America get involved in the war? Pearl harbor attacked by Japanese air strikes
How long did the war last in Asia? 1937-1945
How long in Europe/Africa? 1939-1945
America? 1941-1945
What is the Day of Infamy? Dec. 7, 1941, in the words of FDR: "A date that will live in infamy
Created by: Tsarmina