Cards in this guide (24)
How many people were wounded during World War 1
What was the most powerful authority in India during the 1700s
The British East India Company.
Which of these countries was not a member of the triple alliance
Russia became known as the Soviet Union under the leadership of
What is a set of final demands called
A set of final demands is often called an ultimatum.
What was the alliance between Great Britain Russia and France known as
The Triple Entente linked the United Kigndom, the French Third
Republic, and the Russian Empire in 1907, following the signing of
the Anglo-Russian Entente. With agreements from Portugal and Japan,
this alliance was a strong opposition to Germany's,
Austria-Hungary's, and the Kingdom of Italy's Triple Alliance. In
1914, all three of the Triple Entente entered World War I as Allies
against Germany and Austria-Hungary.
What was St Petersburg renamed
Petrograd. But the second time is was Leningrad.
The Suez Canal was built by a company from which country
The king of which country hired Henry Stanley to obtain African lands for him
Which term is defined as protesting by refusing to obey laws
What did the British encourage the Indians to grow instead of food
The British encouraged the Indians to grow cotton instead of
The British East India Company was established in the 1600s to make money by selling all of these Indian products except which of these
When did the French give up their interests in India
As countries began to form agreements who did Spain ally with
Which group claimed responsibility for the assassination of the future king
Black Hand claimed responsibility for the assassination of the
Why did the new nations of Europe reach the brink of war many times
because of their rush for raw materials and colonies.
What was one of the results of the peace treaties
Austria and Hungary were separate nations.
For about how many years was slave trade the main trade between Africa and Europe
Why were the Allies able to withstand German assaults
The Allied Forces were not always able to withstand German assaults but they often did because they were well led, well supplied and they used ingenuity to find ways to conquer the Germans in many battles. The American troops were another reason why the allies were able to withstand the assaults.
President Wilson's plan called for borders of countries to be determined on what basis
President Wilson's plan called for borders of countries to be
determined by ethnic groups living in the area.
Many westerners thought that a skin color other than their own made people
Which of these is an agreement that ends fighting
It could be a cease fire, an armistice, a total surrender, or a
The establishment of many new nations in central and Eastern Europe after World War 1 was an expression of what
Which of these is a country under the control and protection of a larger and stronger nation