These printable flash cards about WWI are great for history buffs.
There are 24 flash cards in this set (4 pages to print.)
1. Print out the cards.
2. Cut along the dashed lines.
3. Fold along the solid lines.
Sample flash cards in this set:
|WWI was also called||The Great War|
|When did WWI start||July 28, 1914|
|When did WWI end||Nov 11, 1917|
|What was the immediate cause of WWI||Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand & his wife|
|Name 4 underlying causes of WWI||Nationalism, Imperialism, System of Alliances, & Military Buildup|
|What were the 2 sides fighting called||Central Powers & Allied Powers|
|Name the 3 Fronts of WWI||Western, Eastern, & Italian (Southern)|
|Name 5 new weapons used in WWI||U-boats, zeppelins, tanks, poison gas, submachine gun|
|What style of fighting was used during WWI||Trench warfare|
|The Triple Alliance or Central Powers were which countries||Germany, Sustria-Hungary, & Italy|
|The Triple Entent or Allied Powers were which countries||France, Great Britain, and Russia|
|Where did the spark that started the war take place||Sarajevo|
|Who assassinated the Archduke of Austria-Hungary||Gavrilo Princip|
|What position did the US take at the start of WWI||Neutrality|
|Which country was the 1st to declare war||Austria-Hungary|
|What action did the British use that hurt the Germans||Blockade|
|British passanger ship that was sunk by Germans with 128 Americans aboard||Lusitania|
|French passenger ship that was attacked by German U-boats causing Americans to consider entering the war.||Sussex|
|Promise by Germans not to fire on non merchants ships without warning was the||Sussex Pledge|
|Which country switched sides during the war||Italy|
|Which country dropped out of the war||Russia|
|President of the US during the war||Woodrow Wilson|
|German telegram promising US territory to Mexico||Zimmermann Note|
|Commander of AEF||John Pershing|