Essay on WWI Notes

Submitted By Keith-Marvin
Words: 502
Pages: 3

Alliance: friends with a communicative goal The alliance lead to ww1 because ● lead to ww1 made sides ● having multiple sides ● secrets of the alliance made countries there two rival people. They both got different kinds of weapons. as the years goes the right person has better armor and having the latest weapons Alliances fear Arms race fear, desire
fear of other Anger over oppression De

Arms Race: ● after 1871 the war inspired the secret alliances to a military and equipment race from two different type of people. ● This race ● The arms race lead to WWI, because the nations of Europe wanted to have the strongest military

Competition for raw materials: ● Fear_secret alliances_more fear_arms race_way more fear ● Secret alliances_fear_Arms race (army militarism)

● Fear_secret alliances_Arms race

Nationalism: ● uniting force and divisiveness
● stronger nation
● Germany, Italy, united in strong nations
● Caused Ottoman Empire and Austria hungary to be disintegrate
● war imminent because nationalism got weaker (get weaker because it is not together) ● Serbia declared independence in 1878 and allying them to russia Alliances 2: Central powers (Quadruple alliance)
: Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Turkish.Japan
Neutral countries (Les Indécis)
:Spain, Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Denmark,

Switzerland, NetherLand.
Allied Powers(Ententes power)
: France, Russia, Italy, Britain, ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­

enlightenment causes natural right (nationalism) Nationalism
: Deep feeling for my nation and strong sense of patriotism Alliances: Friends with a common goal.

Nationalism happens because fear is to blame for long term causes : ­ Alliances ­ Arms race ­ Nationalism fear leads to anger which leads to : ­ Assassination ­ Ultimatum

short terms causes
­ Germany (first punch) war starter
­ assassination
­ ultimatum

focus question
­ In 1914, Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife were visiting Sarajevo, the

capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Gavrilo Princip, of the Serbian nationalist group called the Black Hand, assassinated the Archduke and…