A key stage 3 history revision resource for the first world war topics include: causes, the coming of war, the course of the war, consequences and interpretations of the causes and conduct of the war. Causes of world war i the relationship had been tense between many european countries in the years before most had not forgiven each other for past rivalries, as they looked to become more powerful than their neighbors in fact, the killing of archduke franz ferdinand may have been the tipping point towards a war that. Although america did not declare war on germany until 1917, she had been involved in the war from the beginning supplying the allies with weapons and supplies america was critical involved in military operations that led to the final conclusion of the great war and was there to witness the end of ww1 on may 2nd 1915. 2 did napoleon betray the revolution the industrial age 1 was there an agricultural revolution 2 were the changes in industry a revolution ipm assessment: essay/source questions – industrial revolution spring term 20th century world 1 the first world war ipm assessment: essay – causes of world war 1 1. In the years leading up to wwi, a series of agreements between the powers of europe helped determine where and when battlelines were drawn.
“a quarter of poems published during world war one were by women compared to a fifth written by soldiers”, says the bbc their poetry “reveals how women participated during the war - working and debating, suffering and sacrificing”, adds the broadcaster it was as evelyn underhill wrote in her poem. Militarism, alliances, imperialism and nationalism were causes of world war i. A primary cause of ww1 was a difference over foreign policy although the assassination of franz ferdinand triggered ww1, that was only the immediate cause differences over foreign policy between the major world powers was the underlying cause of the war ww1 had many causes: a tangle of alliances made between. content: key vocabulary: the assassination of franz ferdinand , what were the causes of ww1 , long and short term causes of the war, who was to blame for ww1 , command the alliance, the schlieffen plan, why did the schlieffen plan fail defend your trench, a letter from the tranches, the battle of the.
Across the online resources letters from the first world war, 1915 and letters from the first world war, 1916-1918 it is possible to find more than one letter from the same person, or find after the war had ended and troops had returned , the gwr was able to quantify the contribution that it had made to the cause. Political or social) alliances: an agreement between two or more countries to support each other allies: people/countries on the same side, for example in war world war one triple entente: the alliance made up of britain france and russia at the beginning of world war one united nations: an international peace.
What were the causes of the first world war the slave trade and the role of individuals eg equiano & wilberforce in ending it impact on colonies martin l king gandhi female suffrage why was jack the ripper able to get away with murder ww1 a variety of historical skills including chronology, interpretation and. A secondary school revision resource for gcse history about modern world history, international relations, causes of world war one and long-term underlying causes of the war.  world war i flu fact more people died of the spanish flu in a single year than in four years of the bubonic plague from 1347 to 1351 during wwi, the spanish flu caused about 1/3 of total military deaths herbert hoover, who would become president in 1929, was appointed us food administrator. Britain did not fight alone, the war also involved many countries world war ii involved 61 countries with 17 billion people (three quarters of the world's population) fifty million people lost their lives and hundreds of millions people were injured how did the second world war start after world war one ended in 1918,.
Teaching the first world war at ks3 & 4: global angles 3 1 overview this document is a report on the 'internationalism' action research project that was part of arts council england (ace) mean that the western front and the causes of the first world war will remain dominant in the classroom, this topic can be.
This collection of world war i essay questions, written by alpha history authors, can also be used for short answer questions, research tasks and revision. The war began because of the assassination of archduke franz ferdinand of austria he was heir to throne of austria-hungary and his death was the immediate cause of ww1 click this link to find out more about how world war 1 began there were two sides in the war the triple ententes (also known as the allies) were.
A detailed timeline of the causes of world war one also known as the great war and the first world war including long term, short term, trigger event and declarations of war. Lessons included so far: l1- alliances l2- imperialism & arms race l3- the assassination of franz ferdinand l4- what is a trench l5- life in a trench (letter writing) l6- conscientious objectors l7- assessment l8- propaganda l9- christmas day 1914 l10- weapons in war l11- women in war when i make lesson i use. We have conquered for ourselves a place in the sun it will now be my task to see to it that this place in the sun shall remain our undisputed possession, in order that the sun's rays may fall fruitfully upon our activity and trade in foreign parts the more germans go out upon the waters, whether it be in journeys across the. Lovereading4kids to mark the centenary of the outbreak of world war one in 2014 we have gathered together a selection of books, fiction and non-fiction, new titles and old ones, to reflect the tragedy of the first world war.