Causes of WW1

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  • Causes of WW1
    • Nationalism
      • The belief that your country is better than others.
    • Militarism
      • The attempt to build a strong army and navy gave nations the means and will to make war
    • Imperialism
      • The desire to conquer colonies, especially in Africa. Germany wanted an Empire, France and Britain already had one
    • Alliances
      • In 1882 Germany, Austria and Italy formed the Triple Alliance and in 1907 France, Britain and Russia formed the Triple Entente


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