Social Studies


1) Why did the United States reject the Treaty of Versailles
2) how did the Treaty of Versailles affect Europe

Please answer either of them but both would be helpful !!:/

1 Answer

  • 1)the Senate rejected the Treaty of Versailles based primarily on objections to the League of Nations. The U.S. would never ratify the treaty or join the League of Nations..

    2)The immediate economic consequences of the terms of the Treaty of Versailles were a significant concern and added to Germany's humiliation. Under the terms of the treaty Germany had to pay huge sums in reparations. In 1921, this amount was set at £6.6 billion; a sum that Germany could not pay