Background: As the dawn of the 20th century emerged, western nations competed for land, resources, and markets to sell their industrial goods. As competition emerged, so did the rivalries amongst the leading super powers of the world



Download 1.64 Mb.
Date08.03.2021
Size1.64 Mb.
#154671

Causes of WWI DBQ Essay

Background: As the dawn of the 20th century emerged, western nations competed for land, resources, and markets to sell their industrial goods. As competition emerged, so did the rivalries amongst the leading super powers of the world. These rivalries eventually led to conflict which engulfed most of western civilization, and cost an unimaginable toll.

Essential Question: Evaluate the political, economic, and social issues which caused WWI. Determine which one of the main causes, was the key factor that caused this conflict to emerge.

Your Essay Must Haveā€¦.

  • Relevant thesis

  • Three supporting factors which caused WWI based on the documents

  • At least two documents per factor

  • Strong conclusion connecting main ideas back to thesis

Pre-Writing Activity



Directions: In each of the buckets below, categorize the documents into the 3 factors which caused WWI.

Bucketing



Thesis Development and Road Map

Directions: Using the web below, create a thesis which relates to the topic. Take a position on which of the three factors was the key factor that caused WWI. Use the three branches to address the topics to be covered in the 3 body paragraphs.





Download 1.64 Mb.

Share with your friends:




The database is protected by copyright ©essaydocs.org 2022
send message

    Main page