GCSE HISTORY UNIT 1 EDEXCEL - COMPLETE A* REVISION NOTES

All I used were these revision notes, and I managed to get an A* in Unit 1 History Edexcel GCSE. Obviously the best notes are the notes created by yourself to your weakness's, but I still hope these will help.

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Alliances
- Triple Alliance 1882
- Entente Cordiale 1904
- The Triple Entente 1907
- Tension
- Two rival groups in Europe
Mahir Miah Why did war break out 1900-
14?…read more

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Morocco
- Kaiser Wilhelm wants Morocco independent
- France wants Morocco as Colony, (Most of
North Africa Completed)
- First Moroccan crisis
- Agadir Crisis 1911
- Rebellion, France took over
- Germany send The Panther (threat)
- Britain prepared to go to war for France
Mahir Miah Why did war break out 1900-
14?…read more

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Rivalry And Competition
- Britain gain lots of money due to colonies
- Germany jealous of British Empire
- 1906 ­ 1914 Britain 29 Dreadnoughts
- 1906 ­ 1914 Germany 17 Dreadnoughts
- Conscription introduced by all countries
except Britain
Mahir Miah Why did war break out 1900-
14?…read more

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Balkans (1)
- Ottoman empire weak, 1878 Serbia and
Bulgaria split from empire
- Slav people begin to seek freedom (threat to
Austria-Hungary (lot of Slavs))
- Bosnian crisis 1908
- Austria-Hungary ran Bosnia, Ottoman Empire
threaten to take it back
- Austria-Hungary keep Bosnia
Mahir Miah Why did war break out 1900-
14?…read more

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Balkans (2)
- 1911 Turkish Government falls, Balkan league
set up
- Serbia, Greece, Montenegro, Bulgaria [Balkan
League] threat Ottoman Empire and Austria-
Hungary
- 1912 ­ 1913 First Balkan War
- Balkan league attack Ottoman empire, forced
out of Europe
Mahir Miah Why did war break out 1900-
14?…read more

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Balkans (3)
- 1913 Second Balkan War
- Month after first war
- Balkan states fight each other for land
- Turkey joined in
- Serbia grew in power, but wanted more land
Mahir Miah Why did war break out 1900-
14?…read more

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Ali

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A real mismatch between description and the actual thing.

Kaiser

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Not the worst, but nothing compared to the description.

Studynerd123

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Agree. A commendable effort but could have been much better

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