What was the US working towards during World War One?

QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:46 PM

Answered by admin AT 20/02/2020 - 10:46 PM

In January of 1917, the British intercepted and decoded a secret telegram sent from German Foreign Secretary Arthur Zimmerman to the German ambassador in Mexico. He proposed that Mexico ally with Germany against the United States. He promised them the territories of Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona. 

President Woodrow Wilson gave a speech to Congress on April 2, 1917 asking for them to declare war on Germany. In his speech he said that the U.S. would go to war to "fight for the ultimate peace of the world." On April 6, 1917 the U.S. officially declared war on Germany.

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"With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan, to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations." This excerpt from an inaugural address was given as the the country was emerging from A) World War I. B) the Civil War. C) the Great Depression. Eliminate D) Kennedy's assassination

Answer:

B) the Civil War

Explanation:

This was President Abraham Lincoln's second inaugural speech that governed the country in the context of the Civil War. In the speech, the president mourned the terrible war, the deaths of Americans, and credited God with the will for the end or continuation of the war. In this speech, Lincoln set the tone for his plan for the reconstruction of the country that would emerge after the civil war, which would take care of Americans, families of the dead in particular, and rebuild a nation based on peace.

ANSWERED AT 31/03/2020 - 10:44 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 31/03/2020 - 10:44 AM

Suppose you have read two different books on World War II, and each book has different arguments about how the war started. Which of the following best describes the stronger historical argument?

Well it all matter on how well the other is written in terms which one gives more detail than the other i'd chose the one with more details in world war 2 book since is our history   

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:31 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:31 PM

How did society and American culture react to the Civil War?

People were shocked & some could've believe what was happening . Many just wanted a happy life instead of getting killed .

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:25 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:25 PM

What 2 pre-civil war events was John Brown involved in?

Maybe cold war and soviet war

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:24 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:24 PM

Why do you think people call the battle of stalingrad a turning point in the war

It started the defeat of the German invasion of Russa

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:20 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:20 PM

HELP ME PLEASE IM LEARNING ABOUT BELIEFS OF ANCIENT CHINA AND IM TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT THIS QUESTION MEANS! PLEASE ANSWER IT!! please list the following for full credit. give a one paragraph response Choose a Job You Love, and You Will Never Have To Work a Day in Your Life:

If you love something truly, you won't have to consider it work. I love dogs, so if I watched dogs and I loved my job, I would not consider it work.

It works also like music. I play music for fun, and I now come to the reality that I can make money from this! So I can play music for fun and I don't think of it as work.

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 04:31 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 04:31 PM

HELP ME ASAP!!! whats the quote here mean? please give a one paragraph response for full credit Choose a Job You Love, and You Will Never Have To Work a Day in Your Life

Just put a job you what to do and if you love that job you will do it forever

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 07:19 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 07:19 PM

What did the collapse of the Soviet Union result in? A The end of the Cold War. B The end of the Vietnam War. C The beginning of Communist rule in Hungary. D The beginning of democracy in Asia.

No, the answer is a. the vietnam war ended in 1955 and the cold war ended in 1991, which is the same year the USSR fell.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:56 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:56 PM

What weapons were used during World War 1

Hello!

During WW1, the Weapons or Arms that were used during the war were for example:

1.Rifles. All nations used more than one type of firearm during the First World War.

2. Machine guns.

3. Flamethrowers

4. Mortars

5. Artillery

6. Poison gas

7. Tanks

8. Aircraft

And ETC. 

So Yes, as you can actually see, the War used very, but VERY DANGEROUS and DEADLY Weapons Throughout one another.

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ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:54 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:54 PM

True or False: favorable statistics of population and Industrial Development invariably decide the outcome of a war.

True that happen  that used industrial

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:52 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:52 PM

Which part of the world was most directly affected by German aggression during the late 1930s?

The answer should be western Europe.  If you look at a globe, Germany is on the western side of Europe.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:51 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:51 PM

How would you summerize March to the sea? (Civil War)

Sherman's march to the sea was terrible for the south. He destroyed most of the Souths economy

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:43 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:43 PM

Why did Japan need to rebuild its economy following world war 2

 Japan had already developed to a high level in heavy manufacturing, steel making, ship building, heavy chemicals and vehicle manufacturing prior to WW2 based on a policy of a partnership between business and government with a high degree of government direction and assistance with investment. With the destruction by bombing of much of Japans industrial infrastructure the Japanese took the opportunity to invest in new state of the art manufacturing facilities. As a result Japan spent a higher percentage of its GDP on investment than countries like the US and the UK and Japanese consumers accepted that sacrifices had to be made in the medium term to rebuild the economy and accepted a lower standard of living in the years following the war. A system of training and apprenticeships in industry was also highly developed and the university system had close links to industry to provide the correct level of trained management personnel. The Japanese system of a 'job for life' plus a comprehensive structured system of training and development of managers ensured that knowledge was developed and transmitted in a way superior to that in Western companies. In a large Japanese company a manager will do a 3 year stint in a particular position at home or abroad and receive close training and monitoring by his immediate manager who he will probably take over from. The result of this system is that 3 levels of management have a detailed knowledge of the job etc at any one time. In the West managers move between companies a lot more leading to a loss of accumulated knowledge to that company.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:32 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:32 PM

How does Stalin compare the soviet union to Germany? a. he declares both nations to be world powers to be feared and unconquerable b. he consistently refers to Germany as fascist while praising the communist party of the USSR c. he portrays Germany as an easily defeated foe while he acknowledges the supreme power of the red army d. he makes it known that the intellectual elite of Germany have soviet heritage

Stalin compareD the soviet union to Germany by consistently refering to Germany as fascist while praising the communist party of the USSR. Option B is correct.

Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin was a Soviet revolutionary and politician of Georgian ethnicity. He was leader of the Soviet Union from the mid–1920s until 1953 serving as General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (1922–1952) and Premier (1941–1953).

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:25 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:25 PM

In Stalin's opinion, why did the USSR decide to go to war with Germany? a. because people of the world- including dissenters in Germany- has approved their cause b. because great Britain would be fighting with the soviets c. because soviet troops - including the navy - had received threats from German ships d. because Hitler took polish territory when he broke the nonaggression pact

The correct answer is Option A: because people of the world- including dissenters in Germany- has approved their cause.


Joesph Stalin justified the war of Soviet Union with Hitler's Germany because he believed that everyone was on his side. He believed the world had approved his cause to fight tyranny.


He also believed many Germans did not like Hitler and were also supportive of his cause.

We should not forget that the people of Soviet Union were already supporting Stalin.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:23 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:23 PM

How did the great depression prepare Roosevelt for the war effort

It's a circuitous relationship, as the Depression did not constrain us into war, and truth be told, amid the greater part of the 1930s made us more independent. Yet, as the war in Europe warmed up in the last some portion of the decade, it turned out to be evident that the Allies, Britain, and France, couldn't remain all alone.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:22 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:22 PM

20 Points ______secured access to oil during World War I and beyond by buying a majority stake in_______________ 1)Russia, France, Britain 2)The Suez Canal Company, Anglo-Persian Oil Company, The Oil company of Persia

The correct answer is "Britain" and "Anglo-Persian Oil Company".

The Anglo-Persian Oil Company was a British company founded in 1908 after the discovery of a large oil field in the region of Masjed Soleiman in Iran. It was later nationalized by the Iranian government and renamed National Iranian Oil Company. During its first years of operations and in the wake of the First World War, the treasury of Great Britain made the strategic decision of purchasing 51% of the stake in the company.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:09 PM

A major reason for the isolationist trend in the United States following World War I was

A disillusionment over the outcomes of the war. :)

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:08 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:08 PM

Cultural diffusion was most advanced by necessary improvements in medical technology post-World War II occupation and education reform nation rebuilding and multi-national organizations the contact of business people with foreign cultures

The phenomenon of globalization has seen many corporations migrate their operations to foreign countries in the search for lower operational costs that would ultimately make them more profitable. One of the effects of this is the imminent international traffic of individuals who, either working for a multinational organization or being owners of their own businesses, will inevitably enter in contact with individuals with a completely different cultural background. Cultural diffusion serves as a tool that aims to facilitate interaction among individuals from different geographies and backgrounds.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM

31 POINTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! What is the significance of -communism -Iron Curtain -Cuban Missile Crisis and -Vietnam war during the cold war. Also what was the significance of -Taliban -9/11/01 -War in Afghanistan -War in Iraq during War on Terrorism.

The significance for communism is that it has caused many wars between the U.S. and other communist countries. The United States doesn't believe in communism, so we are trying to help the people in other countries.

Iron Curtain was where Europe was divided during the Cold War. 

The Cuban Missile Crisis put America in a state of panic. The United States was on the brink of nuclear war.

The Vietnam War was significant because America helped fight against communism in Vietnam. We fought against North Vietnam.

The Taliban gave sanctuary to Osama Bin Laden. 

Septmeber 11, 2001. This day shook the nation. It helped create thousands of jobs, especially in the TSA (Transportation Security Administration).

The war in Afghanistan was fought because of 9/11/01. We fought the  al-Qaeda.

We fought in Iraq because of oil. The whole Kuwait thing happened in Iraq.

The War on Terror, also known as the Global War on Terrorism, is a metaphor of war referring to the international military campaign that started after the September 11th attacks on the United States.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM

Which event would have first caused the united states to begin reversing its neutrality acts in the early of world war 2

Germany Invasion Of Poland

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:53 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:53 AM