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Title: World War I - Introduction


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World War I - Introduction
  • What do you already know?

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From World War I
  • Manfred von Richthofen German pilot with 80
    victories in a wooden and fabric airplane
  • French called him le petit rouge

3
From World War I
  • Snoopy vs. The Red Baron

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From World War I
  • Red Baron(not pizza!)

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From World War I
Do they look the same?
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From World War I
  • Armistice Day
  • Now Known asVeterans Day

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From World War I
  • Daylight SavingsTime

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World War I
  • The War to End All Wars

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WWI
  • While Americans are working for a better life,
    Europeans are fighting a bloody war

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4 Main Causes of WWI
  • M.A.I.N.
  • Militarism
  • Alliances
  • Imperialism
  • Nationalism

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Militarism
  • The build up of armies, navies and weaponry
  • Imperialist nations had sparked an arms race to
    defend their holdings and possibly gain or regain
    territory.

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Militarism
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Militarism
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Militarism
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Alliances
  • Created to protect national security and provide
    aide in the event of an attack.

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Alliances
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Imperialism
  • Think . . . What do you remember about it from
    the last unit?

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Imperialism
  • Dividing up areas of the world among the more
    powerful countries
  • European powers competed with each other for raw
    materials and colonies

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Imperialism
This map shows Africa in 1914 and shows how much
land the major nations had taken over.
BRITAIN
FRANCE
GERMANY
ITALY
BELGIUM
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Nationalism
  • Nations who wanted back land that had natives
    living there (France and Russia)
  • Areas that wanted to gain national independence
    from countries that had engulfed their culture
    (Czechs and Poles)

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Nationalism
Ethnic Map of Europe in 1914
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Nationalism
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Nationalism
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Question to Ponder . . .
  • To what extent is conflict a byproduct of
    competition?

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Europe is a Powder Keg!
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  • The Archduke Franz Ferdinand and Family

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The Black Hand
  • Serbian terrorist organization
  • Sent a small group of teenage operatives to
    assassinate the Archduke!

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Sarajevo June 28th 1914
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Archduke Franz Ferdinand's arrival at the Town
Hall on 28 June 1914
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June 28th, 1914
June 28, 1914
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The Wrong Turn!
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Gavrilo Princip
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1914 - 1918
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