B. The pilots had more control over their destinies than soldiers in the trenches. An agile flying “ace” had a good chance of staying alive, while survival in the trenches often depended on luck.
C. The flying “aces” had glamorous jobs and were heroes to many people.
D. All of the above.
18. Which statement about the end of the Great War is false?
France and Britain followed all of American President Woodrow Wilson’s advice.
Germany was stripped of its overseas colonies and its coal-rich Saar region.
Germany was limited to a small army and was forbidden to build large ships.
The Germans were forced to pay Great Britain and France for the damage they caused in the Great War.
All of the statements are true.
Extended Response -Twelve-point answer will be scored as follows: two points for including a topic sentence, four points for each valid supporting statement, and two points for including a conclusion. Write a paragraph that explains why Germany, Austria-Hungary or France entered the war in 1914. (think Alliances) 20. Explain why the Great War was more terrifying than any war that preceded it. (Think technology) Extended Response: Synthesis Each question is worth five points and requires you to think for yourself..25. George Washington gave a Farewell Address at the end of his presidency in 1796. Washington urged Americans to avoid alliances with foreign nations. In light of the attacks of September 11, 2001, do you agree with Washington’s advice?
26. Do you agree with the opinion of A. Phillip Randolph or that of W.E.B. DuBois regarding participation in the Great War by Black Americans? In order to earn full credit, you must explain the positions of both men.