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1 What were the basic causes of World War I ?

2 What was the Triple alliance ? The Triple Entente ?

3 Why were the balkins importantto WW I ?

4 Why did the USa declare war on Germany ?

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5 Explain why WW I was called "the war to end all wars"



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6 What was conscription ? Why was it used ?

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7 What was pacifism ?


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8 How and when were carrier pigeons used ?

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For each of the people listed below give the following information: What did the person invent ? Briefly describe the invention and its importanvce to warfare.

Sir Hiram Maxim

Benjamin Hotchkis

Robert White Head