Mikael Figueroa Mr. O’ RiordanAP Global History11/28/2018KEY TERMSThe Great War: Name used by the Europeans for World War l until the advent of World War II.Kaiser Wilhelm II: Was the German emperor during World War I.Triple Alliance: Alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy.Triple Entente: Alliance between England, France, and Russia; made to go against the Triple Alliance.The Great Powers: The European nations that colonized and industrializing before World War l.
Allied Forces: What the countries going against the Central Powers were named. Central Powers: The Allies were Austria-Hungary, Germany, and the Ottoman Empire.Jingoism: The working classes that were set in Europe before the war.
Dreadnought: Modern battleship that was initially launched by Britain.Gavriel Princip: Was a Serbian nationalist.Archduke Ferdinand: Beneficiary to the Austro-Hungarian throne.
Sarajevo: Capital in Austria-Hungary of the Bosnian province.Blank check: Germany agreed to protect Austria-Hungary after Ferdinand’s assassination.White dominions: soldiers sent to fight in World War l from Canada, Australia, and New Zealand which are Britain’s territories.Western Front: War zone that began to spread from Belgium to Switzerland.Marne River: Site near Paris, France, where Germany’s early offensive was halted and thrown back.
Eastern Front: War zone that began to spread starting from the Baltic to the Balkans.Tsar Nicholas II: Last emperor of Russia that made terrible military and political decisions.Propaganda: media sponsor by government coverage of the war.Bolsheviks: Socialists from Russia that were promoting the overthrow of the tsar.New women: Term used to describe women that were career-oriented from western Europe as well as in the United States.
Jutland: The war’s major sea battle between Germany and Britain.Gallipoli: Australian soldiers that were supporting the British but were annihilated by Turkish.German East Africa: A fight that occurred in Africa that involved the British-led Indian and the South African troops on one side, while the German-trained east African troops were on the other side.Treaty of Versailles: Wide-ranging postwar conference.
Woodrow Wilson: Was the American president who initially claimed neutrality in the war.Georges Clemenceau: French premier at Versailles peace conference.David Lloyd George: British prime minister at Versailles.
Armistice: All sides concurred to lay down their weapons without proclaim victory. Stab in the back: Myth promoted in Germany.Self-determination: National independence called by Wilson from colonial rule before Versailles.
Ho Chi Minh: Young nationalist from Vietnam.Indian Congress Party: Nationalist group in India that called for independence from Britain.B. G.
Tilak: Nationalist leader who promoted a reactionary sort of Hinduism.Morley-Minto reforms: British colonial authorities expandeing political opportunities for the Indian scholars.Mohandas Gandhi: Successful leader of the Indian nationalist movement.Satyagraha: A term used by Gandhi to describe peaceful boycotts, “Truth force.”Lord Cromer: British High Commissioner of Egypt.
Effendi: uSccessful Egyptian families that made up the middle class.Dinshawai: An Egyptian village that came to show the heavy-handed nature of the colonial rule due to British violence being placed onto them.Mandates: The Treaty of Versailles established British or French power over territories that were originally held by Germany as well as the Ottoman Empire.Ataturk (a.
k.a. Mustafa Kemal): Post war leader of Turkey who launched sweeping reforms.Hussein, Sheriff of Morocco: Was convincing the Arab leaders to back up the French and British in the war.Zionists: Supporters from the Jewish nationalism.Lord Balfour: British secretary that vowed in a declaration the establishment of a Jewish homeland in Palestine.