World War I, Treaty Of Versailles, Great Depression Question Preview (ID: 16214)

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Which of the following was a major cause of tensions leading to World War I?
a) the fact that all of Europe used the same currency
b) the race between European powers to establish colonies overseas
c) the strong alliance between Germany and France
d) France's desire to gain territory in the United Kingdom

Which of the following is true of the Treaty of Versailles, which ended WWI?
a) Germany was forced to pay reparations to the Allied powers.
b) The treaty destroyed the U.S. economy.
c) France was forced to accept responsibity for the war.
d) The U.K. had to give up its colonies.

The Central Powers were mostly led by 3 of the following. Which one is not with the Central Powers?
a) German Empire
b) Austria-Hungary
c) Ottoman Empire
d) France

Excessive devotion and loyalty to one's own country, is known as what?
a) Imperalism
b) Militarism
c) Alliances
d) Nationalism

The Russian Revolution had what effect on World War I?
a) It increased the number of Russian troops against Germany.
b) It helped end the war for every nation involved.
c) It effectively stopped Russia's participation in the war.
d) It provided a place for U.S. troops to fight.

The Treaty of Versailles was the treaty that formally ended WWI. Which of these statements BEST explains what the treaty did?
a) It placed the blame for the war on Austria-Hungary.
b) It made Germany take full responsibility for the war.
c) Great Britain could now keep all of its colonies.
d) Italy was forced to give up some of its territory.

What did Russia, Italy, and Great Britain have in common during WWI?
a) They were all part of the Asian continent.
b) They were all allied against the French.
c) They were all a part of the Central powers.
d) They fought against the Central powers.

These mountains separate Spain and France.
a) Pyrenees
b) Ural
c) Rocky
d) Alps

The United Kingdom include all but
a) Scotland
b) Ireland
c) Wales
d) England

Which country joined the Allies after the war began, although it had originally supported Germany? ?
a) France
b) Russia
c) Italy
d) United States

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