During world war i, what role did women play in america? 2. what was a major cause of the united states entry into world war i? 3. what was the united states’ stance on world war i at the beginning of the war? 4. what event occurred during world war i that greatly impacted african-americans? 5. where did african-americans move during world war i? 6. why was fort jackson opened? where is it located? 7. why did south carolina see an increase in textile production during world war i? 8. what were the names of new military bases built in south carolina during world war i? 9. why would african-americans want to move during world war i? 10. what were some reasons why world war i was so deadly?