Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chap. 23 Vocabulary

QuestionAnswer
Allied Powers a group of nations that allied to fight the Central Powers in World War I, and those countries in opposition to the Axis Powers in World War II
armistice a truce or cease-fire agreement between warring nations
Central Powers the coalition of nations in World War I that included the German, Austrio-Hungary and Ottoman Empire
Communists people who believe in communism, or the political system in which all resources are shared equally
militarism an increase in the importance of the military of a country
mobilize to prepare for war
reparations financial payments by the loser of a war
Selective Service Act (1917) a law that allowed the president to draft soldiers in times of war
stalemate a situation in which neither side can win a victory
trench warfare a new kind of warfare in World War I that involved troops digging and fighting from deep trenches
Treaty of Versaille (1919) brought an end to World War I, but was never ratified by the U.S.
U-boats German submarines or “untersee boats”
Zimmerman Note a telegram from Germany to Mexico offering Mexico a return of territory in exchange for declaring war on the U.S.
Created by: tlblack
Popular U.S. History sets

 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards