WW1 (Tech Advancements (Planes were developed into war planes image , Guns…
Planes were developed into war planes
Guns and weapons became more sophisticated like the machine guns
Chemical gas was developed and used
submarines were vastly improved into more viable weapons
Tanks were used for the first time in war
Cause 1: Arms race between Germany, Russia, and France
Cause 2: Two major alliances that divided Europe
Cause 5: Imperialism in Africa because it created tensions between the powers because they were competing for resources and land in Africa
Cause 3: Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Cause 4: Nationalism, because it lead to the ultimate assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Wilson's 14 points
point 13: Poland shall have their independence.
Point 12: the Turkish people of the Ottoman empire will have their own country. Other nationalities in the empire will have protection.
Point 14: A league of Nations will be formed that protects the independence of all countries no matter how big or small.
Victors and losers of the war
America was won of the victors in the war. America won the war because when they joined with their a million fresh new troops it was a huge morale booster for the allies, and a crushing blow for the axis. America came out of the war with a stronger economy, and it came out as a economic power.
Germany was one of the losers in the war. Germany lost the war because they were forced to fight majority of the war on two fronts which bogged them down. Then when America finally joined it was a deadly blow to them as well. Germany came out of the war with a massive debt due to the treaty of versailles. Also Germany lost a lot of territory as well.