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1. What was self-determination?

  • Woodrow Wilson's idea that nations ought to be able to rule themselves.
  • countries should be part of empires
  • The right of the USA to decide if it signed the Treaty of Versailles or not.
  • The right of people to make their own peace with Germany.
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2. What was the armistice?

  • the treaty that was signed to punish russia
  • The ceasefire that ended the fighting in the First World War.
  • The decision to reduce arms after the First World War.
  • The invitation to the Versailles Conference after the First World War.

3. Which aspect of Wilson's ideas did Clemenceau particularly despise

  • Clemenceau particularly despised the idea of the League of Nations.
  • for countries to reduce their army size
  • self-determination
  • freedom of the seas

4. Which of Clemenceau's demands did Woodrow Wilson find particularly hard to accept?

  • german troops had to leave the borders
  • Germany was to blame for the war.
  • There should be freedom of trade.
  • Alsace-Lorraine should be returned to France.

5. What rescued the conference from collapse in March 1919?

  • The German delegation published a rebuttal.
  • Lloyd George publishing the Fontainbleau Memorandum rescued the conference from collapse in March 1919.
  • The Big Three held a pre-meeting.
  • Germany joined it


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