S: THE WORLD DIVIDES BY SONIA PEACOCK
BC: The End
FC: THE WORLD DIVIDES
1: world war one started in 1914 the out brake of war started because of nationalism ,imperialism ,and militarism . Because of the war out break they built armies and navies and also made alliances to protect them selfs.
3: In the early 1900'sfeeling of fear and distrust grew on European powers.Austria-hungry angered Bosnia and Herzegovina they also declared war on Serbia.On June 28,1914 Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria - hungry was assessed in Sarajevo. Now the nations began preparing the militarists for war.
4: Their where two kinds of powers. There was allied powers which included France, Russia, and Britain.
5: Then there was central powers which were Austria - hungry and Germany.
6: The U.S enters world war one as the initially was a neutral country.during the war America continued to trade with Europe during the war . Germany used u-boats try and stop the trade
7: In may of 1915 British passengers ships Lusitania caring 128 Americans was sunk by u-boats. | Also in march of 1916 French passengers ship Sussex carrying 80 Americans was sunk.
8: Almost a year later the Zimmerman note was decoded then in April the U.S declared war on Germany
9: President Woodrow Wilson forms a committed on public information top persuade people to support the war. the selective service act (1917) prepared military for war .the act required men 21-30to register for the draft.
10: about 3 million American men were drafted which caused about 1 million woman to enter the work force and 25,000 woman volunteered to serve in non-combat positions in Europe . the national war labor bored was established to help management
11: and workers reached agreements they settled over 1000 disputes and worked to prevent strikes.
12: In Nov of 1918 Russia singed the treaty of Brest -litovsk.when America entered the war they were well trained.In July 1918-German forces launched final offensive by attempting to
13: cross the marne river by pairs american troops helped force a major turning point in the war.
14: After Germans failed attempt more then i million us troops in France. The us started began wining against the German forces . in November of 1918 American troops making raped advances toward Germany.
15: The Germans were defeated .They were forced to destroy it's aircraft,tanks,and guns ,and surrender its u-boats. On November 11 1918 Germany agreed to an armistice.