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1

What is militarism

The build up of armies and weapons

2

What are alliances

Making friendships with other countries

3

What is imperialism

Some countries think they are more powerful than others so they try and take them over

4

What is nationalism

Where the people in the country take pride in the country

5

Name 2 examples of alliances

Triple entente - France,Britain,Russia

Triple alliance - Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire

6

Name an example of militarism

Germany had an army of 2.2 million soldiers

7

Give an example of imperialism

Countries wanted more land so had clashes put in Africa

8

Name an example of nationalism

Austria-Hungary controlled Serbia but the Serbians were nationalistic and wanted freedom

9

What were the four MAIN causes of ww1

Militarism
Alliances
Imperialism
Nationalism