Why did America win the war?

1. Which phrase is most associated 'Economic Benefits'? (and why)

  • German Chemical Industry- American due to the war was able to become a world leader in exports were as German had been before especially in this industry
  • $12,000- The amount of money American gained from the war
  • German Chemical Industry- American was able to take this from Germany, after they won the war
  • Pressure on the Government- Pressure was put on the government to ensure that American would see economic benefits of the war
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2. Which phrase is most associated with 'Zimmermann Telegram'? (and why)

  • TAN- Germany contacted Mexico to ask whether they could on there on holiday to get a tan
  • TAN- USA contacted Mexico telling them they can have the states of Texas, Arizona and New Mexico back
  • TAN- Germany contacted Mexico asking them to invade the USA taking back Texas, Arizona and New Mexico
  • TAN- Mexico contacted Germany asking them to give them tomatoes, apples and new potatoes

3. Which phrase is most associated with 'Unrestricted Submarine Warfare'? (and why)

  • Luisitania- This was a boat sunk by German U-boats, using this tactic in which 120 Americans died
  • Luisitania- This was the name of the first submarine to use this tactic
  • TAN- This tactic was used to regain the states of Texas, Arizona and New Mexico
  • Mexico- They were the first country to use this tactic

4. Which phrase is most associated with 'Spanish American War'? (and why)

  • 'A world safe for democracy'- was the campaign slogan for this war
  • 1898- This was the year the war started and was one of only few war American got into after the civil war
  • Luisitania- This was a boat used by the Americans to invade Spain during this war
  • Atlantic Ocean- This was the area of ocean that Spain and American were fighting over

5. Which phrase is most associated with 'German Americans'? (and why)

  • Spies- A term used for American spies living in Germany
  • Pressure applied on government- There were more Germans living in New York than Hamburg putting pressure on the government to not go to war
  • Pressure applied on government- People wanted to get rid of the German Americans fro New York
  • Spies- A term used for German spies living in America

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