Militarism - An ongoing process, imperial nations continued to build up bigger, more powerful armies and navies. Alliances - Secret alliances were made pre-war. Nations honored their agreements to back up eachother. Imperialism - Countries were anxious to establish colonies, gain wealth through the gaining of natural resources, and trade. Nationalism - People wanted independence from these empires and the creation of their own states.
NO MORE HIGH TAXES!!
NO MORE COUNTRY LOSS!!
WE WANT OUR COUNTRY BACK!!
America joins war
Armistice The war is finally over!! The Allies won and the Central Powers lost.