Causes of World War I
||An aggressive attitude led to an
arms race, producing strong navies and armored
The alliances of Europe were formed for protection against
each other. However, they very quickly became aggressive
towards one another.
- Great Britain
||European countries divided up Africa and Asia to strengthen the
political and economic power of the mother country, which caused competition.
||Nationalism was both a uniting force and a divisive one. It
resulted in Germany and Italy uniting into strong nations, and
also caused the eventual disintegration of the Ottoman Empire and