Topic: World War I


1. Describe both the long term and the immediate causes of World War I in Europe.
Generally characterize the outcome of the first two-and-a-half years of the war.
What was U.S. policy toward Europe during this period?
Why did the U.S. change its policy?
With which major powers did the U.S. eventually ally itself?
Would you describe President Woodrow Wilson’s war goals as mainly successes or failures?
Did the U. S. benefit from its intervention?