World War I (1914-1919)

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 you country is superior to other countries.

Spark of the "Great War"

The Spark of the "Great War" happened when Archduke Francis Ferdinand Austria- Hungary  was assassinated June 28, 1914 in Sarajevo by Gavrilo Princip.

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