The Spring Offensive, 1918

In this lesson, we will look at the conditions on the German homefront during the First World War before examining the events and outcomes of the Spring Offensive of 1918.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What was the USA's position when war broke out in 1914?

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Q2.When did the USA join WWI?

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Q3.Why did the USA join WWI?

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Q4.Which country withdrew from WWI in 1917?

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Q5.How many fresh American troops were arriving daily in France by the end of WWI?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What was the USA's position when war broke out in 1914?

1/5

Q2.When did the USA join WWI?

2/5

Q3.Why did the USA join WWI?

3/5

Q4.Which country withdrew from WWI in 1917?

4/5

Q5.How many fresh American troops were arriving daily in France by the end of WWI?

5/5

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Quiz:

Spring Offensive 1918

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

Q1.Why did Germany possibly have the advantage in WWI going into 1918?

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Q2.Why was the main reason Germany suffering from food shortages by 1918?

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Q3.Why did the Germans decide to go on the offensive in Spring 1918?

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Q4.Why did the Spring Offensive 1918 come to a halt?

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Q5.What name was given to the Allied push back against the Germans in 1918?

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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:

Spring Offensive 1918

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

Q1.Why did Germany possibly have the advantage in WWI going into 1918?

1/5

Q2.Why was the main reason Germany suffering from food shortages by 1918?

2/5

Q3.Why did the Germans decide to go on the offensive in Spring 1918?

3/5

Q4.Why did the Spring Offensive 1918 come to a halt?

4/5

Q5.What name was given to the Allied push back against the Germans in 1918?

5/5

Lesson summary: The Spring Offensive, 1918

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