Introduction to the Western Front

In this lesson, we will learn about what the Western Front was and what the traditional interpretation of it is.

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Quiz:

Introduction to the Western Front Quiz

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Q1.What was the Western Front?

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Q2.What is the typical representation of the Western Front?

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Q3.In which war did much of the fighting happen on the Western Front?

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Q4.What years did the war take place from?

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Q5.Why are we going to look at the stories of 'often forgotten armies?'

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Introduction to the Western Front Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What was the Western Front?

1/5

Q2.What is the typical representation of the Western Front?

2/5

Q3.In which war did much of the fighting happen on the Western Front?

3/5

Q4.What years did the war take place from?

4/5

Q5.Why are we going to look at the stories of 'often forgotten armies?'

5/5

Lesson summary: Introduction to the Western Front

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