- 23.1: How did the assassination of ArchdukeFrancis Ferdinand lead to Worl...
- 23.2: How did the system of alliances helpcause the war?
- 23.3: Locate Serbia, Bosnia.
- 23.4: Explain why Great Britain becameinvolved in the war.
- 23.5: List the ethnic groups that were leftwithout nations after the nati...
- 23.6: Analyze How did the creation of militaryplans help draw the nations...
- 23.7: Sequencing Information Using a diagramlike the one below, identify ...
- 23.8: Examine the painting of EmperorWilliam II of Germany shown on page7...
- 23.9: Expository Writing Some historiansbelieve that the desire to suppre...
- 23.10: Government How did the British government try to eliminateoppositio...
- 23.11: Culture Explain the social changes promised by the Bolshevikslogans.
- 23.12: History State the significance of the following dates: 1914,1917, a...
- 23.13: Culture Describe the role and contribution of women duringWorld War...
- 23.14: History Why were Alexandra and Rasputin able to controlthe czars go...
- 23.15: Government How did international alliances help to drawnations into...
- 23.16: History Why was a breakthrough such an important militarygoal durin...
- 23.17: Government What did the creation of a League of Nationshave to do w...
- 23.18: History Why did Russia withdraw from the war? How didthat affect Ge...
- 23.19: Science and Technology What innovations in military warfareoccurred...
- 23.20: Decision Making Compare Lenins beliefs and goals withthose of Woodr...
- 23.21: Analyzing Why do some people feel that it is unlikely that alasting...
- 23.22: Persuasive Writing Both Britain and the United Statespassed laws du...
- 23.23: here at the continual worry which that little country[Serbia] cause...
- 23.24: Compare the ways in which the actual events that startedWorld War I...
- 23.25: Interpreting the Past Use the Internet to research the totalcosts o...
- 23.26: Some historians argue that the heavy psychological and economicpena...
- 23.27: Which of the Big Three nations at the Treaty of Versailleswanted to...
- 23.28: What was the effect of the Treaty of Versailles on Germanysmilitary?
- 23.29: What territory did France regain after the war?
Solutions for Chapter 23: The Road to World War I
Full solutions for World History | 2nd Edition
an excess of government spending over government receipts
a difference in wages that arises to offset the nonmonetary characteristics of different jobs
the accumulation of a sum of money in, say, a bank account, where the interest earned remains in the account to earn additional interest in the future
the failure of majority rule to produce transitive preferences for society
cross-price elasticity of demand
a measure of how much the quantity demanded of one good responds to a change in the price of another good, computed as the percentage change in quantity demanded of the first good divided by the percentage change in price of the second good
the deviation of unemployment from its natural rate
a graph of the relationship between the price of a good and the quantity demanded
balances in bank accounts that depositors can access on demand by writing a check
the interest rate on the loans that the Fed makes to banks
diseconomies of scale
the property whereby long-run average total cost rises as the quantity of output increases
the quantity supplied and the quantity demanded at the equilibrium price
input costs that require an outlay of money by the firm
the idea that taxpayers with similar abilities to pay taxes should pay the same amount
the change in consumption that results when a price change moves the consumer to a higher or lower indifference curve
median voter theorem
a mathematical result showing that if voters are choosing a point along a line and each voter wants the point closest to his most preferred point, then majority rule will pick the most preferred point of the median voter
an institution that sells shares to the public and uses the proceeds to buy a portfolio of stocks and bonds
the amount a seller is paid for a good minus the seller’s cost of providing it
an action taken by an informed party to reveal private information to an uninformed party
the organized withdrawal of labor from a firm by a union
the idea that taxpayers with a greater ability to pay taxes should pay larger amounts