WWI began in 1914 and lasted until 1918 It was a global war between the Allied Powers and the Central Powers The war left millions dead and changed the political landscape of Europe
World War I - The Great War
Allied Powers/Triple Entente: A coalition of countries led by France, Britain, Russia, Italy, and the United States during World War I Central Powers/Triple Alliance: A coalition of countries led by Austria-Hungary, Germany and the Ottoman Empire during World War I Trench Warfare: A style of combat in which opposing forces dug trenches to protect themselves from enemy fire
More than 65 million troops fought in WWI from over 30 countries The first tanks were used during WWI, changing the way wars were fought forever Germany's use of U-boats sunk millions of tons of shipping during WWI
Work together: What are the MAIN causes of World War I? Each letter stands for something.
What was the name of the military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy?
- Triple Alliance
- Triple Entente
- League of Nations
- Central Alliance
What year did World War I end?