Causes of WW1 Mind Map

Causes-of-WW1-Mind-Map
Significant Individuals
- Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Alliances between Countries
- Alliance between Mexico and
Germany to take over parts of the
US
- European alliances caused
nearly the whole world to be at
war
- Triple alliance formed between
Germany, Hungary-Austria and
Italy
- Alliance Powers
- Russia
- France
- Great Britain
Nationalism
- The countries believed that
they are better than others
- Nations became more agressive
- Citizens supported their country, no
country wanted to back down from the
war.
Militarism
- Germany and Austria-Hungary
were very militaristic countries
- To Keep their military power, both countries
feel like their military force has to be equal or
more.
- The selective service act in the States
gained them 3 million more people to join
their army.
Imperialism
- European countries were at
tension, fighting for power and
land
- Countries such as France, Belgium, Italy and
Great Britain had colonies in Africa during the
scramble for Africa
- Great Britain covered almost 1/5th of Africa
Different Colonies
Export & Import of Goods stopped
Millions of people died
Millions of people lost their homes
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