WW1 quiz (very accurate!)

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  • 1
    What caused WW1?
    Bombing of Italy
    The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife
    The assassination of Hitler
    I don't know
    The Triple Alliance
  • 2
    Who declared war on who?
    Germany, Japan
    Italy, Germany
    France, Germany
    USA, Austria-Hungary
    Austria-Hungary, Serbia
  • 3
    What can WW1 be traced back to?
    Second Boer war
    War of 1812
    Seven Years war
    Franco-Prussian war
  • 4
    Why did Britain declare war on Germany?
    Because Germany invaded Britain
    Because Britain wanted revenge for Germany
    Because it wanted to keep Belgium neutral
    Because Italy was allied with Serbia and Britain was allied with Italy
    Because Germany was allied with Austria-Hungary
  • 5
    In what year did the stalemate start?
  • 6
    Who did Joffre command?
    The Germans
    The Italians
    The English
    The Russians
    The French
  • 7
    What was the plans of the Schlieffen Plan?
    To invade Britain
    To bomb enemy trenches before attacking
    To attack Russia then France
    To attack France then Russia
    What is the Schlieffen Plan/I don't know
  • 8
    What caused USA to declare war on Germany?
    The Zimmermann telegram and unrestricted submarine warfare
    USA was allied with Germany
    I don't know
    German invasion of Eastern USA
    Bombing of Pearl Harbor
  • 9
    How was Fritz Haber important to Germany for WW1?
    He was the nephew of Queen Elizabeth
    He invented gas for Germany to unleash at its enemies
    He invented gas masks for Germany
    He was just an ordinary civilian
    Nothing. He was just the son of Herr Haber
  • 10
    What happened in 1917?
    No more stalemate on the Western Front
    Germans make Paris fall
    Brusilov launches major (and successful) offensive
    USA, the great Western Ally, enters the war while the Eastern Ally (Russia) gets out of the war. Stalemate continues on the Western Front
    The French invaded Germany
  • 11
    When did WW1 start?
    July 28, 1914
    November 11, 1918
    I don't know
    August 4,1914
    August 2,1914
  • 12
    What was the biggest sea battle of WW1?
    Battle of Britain
    Battle of Finland
    Battle of Norway
    Battle of Jutland
    Battle of Sweden
  • 13
    About how many Germans did York kill?
  • 14
    Where did the first offensive of the Ludendorff's offensives take place?
    What's an offensive?
    In Paris
    On the Somme
    In Mesopotamia
    In Finland
  • 15
    The Brusilov offensive of 1916 was:
    Very successful because it nearly knocked Austria-Hungary out of the war, although it cost a million Russian lives
    What Brusilov offensive?
    It went ok with 25 miles of territorial gain
    Unsuccessful, it cost 20,000 German lives and 1,500,000 Russian lives
    Very successful, it knocked Austria-Hungary and Germany out of the war
  • 16
    Who was the commander of the British?
  • 17
    When was the "Black Day" of the German Army?
    There was none. Germany won the war.
    January 1, 1915
    August 8, 1918
    August 6, 1918
    September 2, 1918
  • 18
    When did unrestricted submarine warfare start?
    March 1917
    April 1916
    January 1914
    April 1917
    February 1917
  • 19
    Of the Central Powers, which country was the last to surrender to the Allies?
  • 20
    When was the Armistice signed?
    Sept 2, 1945
    May 5, 1918 17:00 o'clock sharp
    Nov 11, 1918 11 o'clock sharp
    There was no Armistice
    November 10, 1918 11 o'clock sharp