Social Studies - 2019-20

WHII.10b - WWI Major Battles and Technological Advances

The student will apply social science skills to understand World War I and its worldwide impact by

b) describing the location of major battles and the role of new technologies;


Adopted: 2015

BIG IDEAS

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD

Battles of World War I extended across the Eastern and Western fronts.

These battles employed many deadly technological advancements.


ESSENTIALS

Major battles of World War I

 Tannenberg

 Battle of the Marne

 Gallipoli

 Somme

 Verdun


Technological advancements used in World War I

 Submarines

 Poison gas

 Tanks

 Machine guns

 Trench warfare

 Propaganda


KEY VOCABULARY

Terms:

Imperialism

Militarism

Nationalism

Alliances

Triple Alliance

Triple Entente

Lusitania

Zimmerman Telegram

Coup d’etat

New Economic Policy

Treaty of Versailles

Wilson’s 14 Points

League of Nations

Mandate System

People:

Archduke Ferdinand

Gavrilo Princip (Black Hand)

Czar (Tsar) Nicholas II

Bolsheviks

Vladimir Lenin

Kaiser Wilhelm II

Woodrow Wilson

Places:

Serbia

Sarajevo

Austria-Hungary

Russia

Germany

England

United States

Updated: Jun 01, 2018