3. Identify causes and consequences of World War I and reasons for the United States' entry into the war.
Examples: sinking of the Lusitania, Zimmerman Note, alliances, militarism, imperialism, nationalism Describing military and civilian roles in the United States during World War I Explaining roles of important persons associated with World War I, including Woodrow Wilson and Archduke Franz Ferdinand Analyzing technological advances of the World War I era for their impact on modern warfare
Examples: machine gun, tank, submarine, airplane, poisonous gas, gas mask Locating on a map major countries involved in World War I and boundary changes after the war Explaining the intensification of isolationism in the United States after World War I
Example: reaction of the Congress of the United States to the Treaty of Versailles, League of Nations, and Red Scare Recognizing the strategic placement of military bases in Alabama (Alabama)