WWI

causes

Big image

Causes



  • Nationalism
-pride in ones country
  • Secret Alliances
-countries that align themselves with others of similar intertests
  • Miilitarism
-countries try to build more weapons
  • Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand
-heir to the throne in Austria-Hungary; was assassined in Serbia


Kaiser Wihkem II

  • A leder of the Germans
  • Germany was known for their militarism and was viewed to Europe as a treat


Powers

Central Powers


  • Germany
  • Austria-Hungary
  • Turkey


Allied Powers


  • UK
  • France
  • Russia
  • USA (1917)


WW1 Combat in Colour 1914-1918