Triple Alliance

The 1st Feature of the Alliance: Germany felt threatened by France whom she had defeated in war in 1871. France wanted revenge. Germany wanted Alliances for protection. 2nd Feature of the Alliance: By 1882 Germany had formed aliiances with Italy and Austria Hungary. = The Triple Alliance. They agreed to support eachother if any of them were attacked. 3rd Feature of the Alliance: This Alliance helped to cause a World War. In 1914 the future king of Austria-Hungary was assassinated.  The countries had to honour their alliance agreements and declared war on Austria Hungary's enemies.

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Triple Alliance

The 1st Feature of the Alliance:

  • Germany felt threatened by France whom she had defeated in war in 1871. France wanted revenge. Germany wanted Alliances for protection.

2nd Feature of the Alliance:

  • By 1882 Germany had formed aliiances with Italy and Austria Hungary. = The Triple Alliance. They agreed to support eachother if any of them were attacked.

3rd Feature of the Alliance:

  • This Alliance helped to cause a World War.

In 1914 the future king of Austria-Hungary was assassinated. 

  • The countries had to honour their alliance agreements and declared war on Austria Hungary's enemies.
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