Archivo de la etiqueta: WW1

Treaty of Versailles

The treaty of Versailles was a peace treaty that took place in the Paris Peace Conference

Glossary:

  • Idealistic: When you’re idealistic, you dream of perfection, whether in yourself or other people. Woodrow Wilson was a very idealistic person, and he demonstrated that with the 14 points
  • Self-Determination: This is what Wilson wanted for the mandates that used to be colonies in the WW1, which was them to rule themselves
  • War-Guilt: This is what the Big Three made Germany feel in the treaty of Versailles, which means the regret and sadness because of something you might have done
  • Reparations: What Germany had to pay for to the countries that were damaged by them, helping them recover their economy
  • Disarmament: This is when a country reduces it’s army just enough for their national security. This was one of the punishments for Germany
  • Scaffold of an army: This refers to a characteristic of the German’s army and weapons
  • Territory: The socially modified space belonging to a country
  • Extremism: This was a reckless form of government

Voicethread

Now we will listen to a voicethread that the senior one class 2016 did, which will be a conversation between the big three [CONVERSATION WITH THE BIG THREE]