Leaders of Warring Countries

Great Britain- David cameron

Germany- Joachim Gauck

Austria-Hungary - Franz Joseph

Italy-Matteo Renzi

France- Francois Hollande

United States - Barack Obama


The Triple Alliance had Germany and Austria-Hungary. The Triple Entente had France, Russia , and France and Britain .

Outcome/Peace Treaty

In June 1919, the allies ordered representatives of the new german republic to sign the treaty they had drawn up at the palace of versailles outside paris. the german delegates were horrified. the treaty forced Germany to assume full blame for causing the war.

the allies drew up separate treaties with the other central powers.Like the treaty of versailles , these treaties were left widespread dissatisfaction.

Main Causes

Militarism- building  up of military / navy  in large numbers

Alliances-  agreement between countries to defend each other

Imperialism- stronger countries using influence over weaker countries

Nationalism-belief that your country is superior to other countries

Spark of the war

The spark of the war was the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand. He was assassinated on June 28, 1914 by Gavrilo Princip . Archduke Francis Ferdinand wife Sophie was also assassinated.

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