Objectives and Warm-up Obj: To examine the long-range causes of world war I by completing a graphic organizer. To analyze the short-range cause of WWI through SOAPStone and written responses. WU: Why did civil war break-out in countries such as Nigeria when they gained their independence?
The Great War World War I
World War I: The Great War What image in the video stood out the most to you? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uP_0DkpFOKs&feature=related
Key questions What were the long-range causes of World War I? What were the immediate causes of World War I (Spark)?
Causes of World War I Long Range 1 Long Range 2 Long Range 3 Spark World War I: The Great War
Long-Range Causes 1. Nationalism- A strong sense or pride in your nation • This attitude created a desire to rule other people and lands Brun 424
Long-Range Causes 2. Militarism- policy of building up your military/army and the belief that a large army will give you prestige and power (Brun425)
Long-Range Causes:Alliances Central Powers Triple Alliance • Germany • Austria-Hungary • Italy • Ottoman Empire(Turkey) Allied Powers Triple Entente • Britain • France • Russia • United States Brun 424
Short Range Causes(Spark) The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sofie *On June 28th 1914 a Serbian Nationalist named Gavrilo Princip assassinates the heir to the Austro-Hungarian empire the Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife in Sarajevo the capital of the Austro-Hungarian province of Bosnia and Herzegovina. History.com
Assignment For Document # 3 complete the following: SOAPStone Write in complete sentences Restate the question in your answer Provide evidence from the text
Austria-Hungary gives Serbia an ultimatum then declares war Russia mobilizes its army to support its ally Serbia Germany declares war on Russia and its ally France in response to Russia’s mobilization and to support Austria-Hungary Great Britain declares war on Germany to support its allies France and Russia History.com
Sources The Death of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the Outbreak of World War I.” 2013. The History Channel website. Jan 8 2013, 8:41 http://www.history.com/topics/the-death-of-archduke-franz-ferdinand-and-the-outbreak-of--world-war-i.