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WWI Vocabulary

Militarism A policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army prepared for war.
Triple Alliance A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and and Italy in the years preceding World War I.
Kaiser Wilhelm II Became ruler of Germany and forced Bismarck to resign.
Triple Entente A military between Great Britain, France, and Russia in the years preceding World War I.
Schlieffen Plan Germany's military plan at the outbreak of WWI.
Central Powers The nations of Germany and Austria-Hungary, along with the other nations that fought on their side.
Allies The nations of Great Britain, France, and Russia, along with the other nations that on their side.
Western Front The region of northern France where the forces of the Allies and the Central Powers battle each other.
Trench Warfare A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other from trenches dug in the battlefield.
Eastern Front The region along the German-Russian border where Russians and Serbs battles Germans, Australians, and Turks.
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare The use of submarines to sink without warning any ship found in the enemy's waters.
Total War A conflict in which the participating countries devote all their resources to the war effort.
Rationing The limiting of the amounts of goods people can buy, often imposed by governments during wartime.
Propaganda Information or material spread to advance a cause or to damage an opponent's cause.
Armistice An agreement to stop fighting.
Woodrow Wilson President of the United States.
Georges Clemenceau President of France.
David Lloyd George President of Great Britain.
Fourteen Points A series of proposals in which U.S president Woodrow Wilson outlined a plan for achieving a lasting peace after WWI.
Self-determination The freedom of a people to decide under what form of government they wish to live.
Treaty of Versailles The peace treaty signed by Germany and the Allied powers after WWI.
League of Nations An international associated formed after WWI with the goal of keeping peace among nations.
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