Great War

Main Causes

Militarism-building up of military/navy is 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 Great War was the assassination of a serbian terrorist group . This happened on June 28, 1914. They killed Austrian Archduke Francis Ferdinand and his wife sophie. The first bullet killed his wife instantly. The second bullet struck him close to the heart.

Leaders Of Warring Countries

Great Britain

Germany

Austria-Hungary

Italy

France

United States

Alliances

France

Russia

Great Britain

Germany

Austria-Hungary

Italy

NEw

OutCome/peace Treaty

  • world war 1 was also known as the great war, end on November 11, 1918  

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