World War I Technology

Poison Gas

Killing capacity was limited, only killing 4% of combats

Left people in agony for days, instead of killing them right away

Gas Masks were created in response to poison gas


Ended trench warfare and brought back some mobility to the Western Front

Crossed difficult land with ease

Tanks were made in response to Trench Warfare

Machine Guns

Killed many soldiers at once, because of continuous fire

Soldiers barely got out of the trenches before getting shot down

Trench Warfare was created in response to machine guns