Participation in World War I led to many changes in the U.S. government, our economy, and society as a whole. Some changes were positive and some negative, but all lead to wholesale changes in many areas. Your assignment is to write a 2 – 3 page paper on the following topics demonstrating your mastery of the consequences of how World War I ended and the effects on the U.S. and the rest of the world.
- Discuss the debate in the U.S. Senate over the ratification of the Versailles treaty.
- What arguments were put forth by the treaty’s critics?
- What was the final outcome?