World War I, 1914-1918

Essential Questions
  1. Was world war inevitable in 1914?

  2. Should the United States fight wars to make the world safe for democracy? Should the United States have entered World War I?

  3. Should a democratic government tolerate dissent during times of war and other crises?

  4. Was the Treaty of Versailles a fair and effective settlement for lasting world peace?

  5. Should the United States have approved the Treaty of Versailles?

  6. What makes World War I a “total war”?