Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

The Progression of WWI

No description
by

Rachel Riendeau

on 3 November 2016

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of The Progression of WWI

The Progression of WWI
Allies and Central Powers
Digging In-
The Western and Eastern Fronts
Casualties
Trench Warfare
Armistice
November 11th 1918
RMS Lusitania
U-Boats
Modern Warfare
American Newspapers
Reactions
to
Immigrants
Neutrality?
Preparedness vs
Peace Movements
Central
Powers
Allies (Triple Entente)
The Tank
Poison Gasses
Flamethrower
Mobile X-ray Machines
Machine Guns
-Unterseeboot

-Some of the world's first modern submarines

-Often used to attack merchant ships (even American ones)

-Led to the use of convoy systems

-One of the final causes for the US joining (officially) in the war effort
February 4th 1915- Germany announces any ship (even merchant) approaching an allied nation would be sunk. Even neutrals.

May 7th 1915- The British ship, "Lusitania" is sunk by a German UBoat, killing 128 Americans.

Technically... not an American ship, so the U.S. did not immediately respond
In 1917, Germany announced it would re institute unrestricted submarine warfare, almost immediately sinking three American merchant ships

America Enters the war...
April 6th 1917
Full transcript