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A military alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia in the years preceding World War I.Triple Entente
88.6%
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's countryNationalism
82.9%
Arch Duke and heir to the Serbo-Austrian Empire. Assassinated by Bosnian terrorist-student.Franz Ferdinand
77.1%
Alliance among Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy at the end of the 19th century; part of European alliance system and balance of power prior to World War I.Triple Alliance
68.6%
'Powder Keg' of Europe. Strong sense of nationalism within region.Balkans
54.3%
As part of the Treaty of Versailles, Germany was ordered to pay fines to the Allies to repay the costs of the war. Opposed by the U.S., it quickly lead to a severe depression in GeReparations
54.3%
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing army always prepared for warMilitarism
51.4%
A telegram Germany Sent to Mexico to convince Mexico to attack the U.S.Zimmerman Telegram
51.4%
1918, , Created by the leaders victorious allies Nations: France, Britain, US, and signed by Germany to help stop WWI. The treaty 1)stripped Germany of all Army, Navy, Airforce. 2)Treaty of Versailles
51.4%
A British passenger ship that was sunk by a German U-Boat on May 7, 1915. 128 Americans died. The sinking greatly turned American opinion against the Germans, helping the move towaLusitania
48.6%
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause.Propaganda
45.7%
an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nationsLeague of Nations
45.7%
A state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace termsArmistice
37.1%
A series of proposals in which U.S. president Woodrow Wilson outlined a plan for achieving a lasting peace after World War I.Fourteen Points
37.1%
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effortVictory Gardens
34.3%
a collection of merchant ships with an escort of warshipsConvoy
34.3%
the systematic use of spies to get military or political secretsEspionage
28.6%
Most instense outbreak of national alarm, began in 1919. Success of communists in Russia, American radicals embracing communism followed by a series of mail bombings frightened AmeRed Scare
14.3%
Supporters of the war who urged audiences to support the war by giving 4 minute speeches4 Minute Men
11.4%
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Commander of American Expeditionary Force of over 1 million troops who insisted his soldiers fight as independent units so US would have independent role in shaping the peaceJohn J Pershing
11.4%
FBI directer who urged HUAC to hold public hearings on communist subversion to find communist sympathisers and fellow travelers to isolate them and their influence. FBI sends agentJ. Edgar Hoover
11.4%
to remove from the countryDeport
11.4%
movement of over 300,000 African American from the rural south into Northern cities between 1914 and 1920Great Migration
11.4%
A promise Germany made to America, after Wilson threatened to sever ties, to stop sinking their ships without warning.Sussex Pledge
8.6%
Law passed by Congress in 1917 that required all men from ages 21 to 30 to register for the military draftSelective Service Act
8.6%
(1923-1925) and (1925-1929), taciturn; small gov't conservative; laissez faire ideology; in favor of immigration restriction (Immigration Act); reduced the tax burden; the Bonus BiCalvin Coolidge
8.6%
This government agency was headed by Herbert Hoover and was established to increase the production of food and ration food for the military.Food Administration
8.6%
Agency established during WWI to increase efficiency & discourage waste in war-related industries.War Industries Board
5.7%
Organization also known as the Creel Commision which was responsible for rallying American's around the war effort through propagandaCommittee on Public Information
5.7%
(1926) strike by workers in many different industries at the same time, lasted nine days and involved three millionGeneral Strike
5.7%
He was the head of the Food Administration during WWI. He ensured the success of the Food Administration and created a surplus of food through volunteer actions.Herbert Hoover
5.7%
A board that negotiated labor disputes and gave workers what they wanted to prevent strikes that would disrupt the warNational War Labor Board
2.9%
(1919) Freedom of speech/press can be limited if danger is present. Reaction to Sedition/Espionage ActsSchenk v. US
2.9%
A territory to which neither of two disputing parties has clear claim and where they may meet as combatants.No-Man’s-Land
2.9%
Germany was forced to pay an enormous amount of money to the war's victims and took full blame for the event. It also forced Germany to limit the size of the military and return coVersailles Peace Conference
2.9%
The idea that people should determine who and what they want leading themNational Self-Determination
2.9%
Attorney General during the 'red scare' who earned the title of 'Fighting Quaker' for his zeal in rounding up radicals and political leftists.A. Mitchell Palmer
2.9%

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