WW1 quiz (very accurate!)

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  • 1
    What caused WW1?
    The assassination of Hitler
    The Triple Alliance
    The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife
    I don't know
    Bombing of Italy
  • 2
    Who declared war on who?
    USA, Austria-Hungary
    France, Germany
    Germany, Japan
    Italy, Germany
    Austria-Hungary, Serbia
  • 3
    What can WW1 be traced back to?
    Nothing
    Franco-Prussian war
    War of 1812
    Second Boer war
    Seven Years war
  • 4
    Why did Britain declare war on Germany?
    Because Germany was allied with Austria-Hungary
    Because it wanted to keep Belgium neutral
    Because Germany invaded Britain
    Because Britain wanted revenge for Germany
    Because Italy was allied with Serbia and Britain was allied with Italy
  • 5
    In what year did the stalemate start?
    1915
    1916
    1914
    1918
    1917
  • 6
    Who did Joffre command?
    The English
    The Russians
    The Italians
    The Germans
    The French
  • 7
    What was the plans of the Schlieffen Plan?
    To bomb enemy trenches before attacking
    To attack France then Russia
    To attack Russia then France
    What is the Schlieffen Plan/I don't know
    To invade Britain
  • 8
    What caused USA to declare war on Germany?
    USA was allied with Germany
    The Zimmermann telegram and unrestricted submarine warfare
    German invasion of Eastern USA
    Bombing of Pearl Harbor
    I don't know
  • 9
    How was Fritz Haber important to Germany for WW1?
    He was just an ordinary civilian
    He invented gas masks for Germany
    He invented gas for Germany to unleash at its enemies
    Nothing. He was just the son of Herr Haber
    He was the nephew of Queen Elizabeth
  • 10
    What happened in 1917?
    The French invaded Germany
    No more stalemate on the Western Front
    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
    Germans make Paris fall
  • 11
    When did WW1 start?
    August 4,1914
    November 11, 1918
    August 2,1914
    July 28, 1914
    I don't know
  • 12
    What was the biggest sea battle of WW1?
    Battle of Norway
    Battle of Sweden
    Battle of Jutland
    Battle of Finland
    Battle of Britain
  • 13
    About how many Germans did York kill?
    20
    10
    30
    25
    15
  • 14
    Where did the first offensive of the Ludendorff's offensives take place?
    In Finland
    What's an offensive?
    In Mesopotamia
    In Paris
    On the Somme
  • 15
    The Brusilov offensive of 1916 was:
    Very successful, it knocked Austria-Hungary and Germany out of the war
    It went ok with 25 miles of territorial gain
    Very successful because it nearly knocked Austria-Hungary out of the war, although it cost a million Russian lives
    What Brusilov offensive?
    Unsuccessful, it cost 20,000 German lives and 1,500,000 Russian lives
  • 16
    Who was the commander of the British?
    Joffre
    Pershing
    Petain
    Haig
    French
  • 17
    When was the "Black Day" of the German Army?
    September 2, 1918
    There was none. Germany won the war.
    August 6, 1918
    August 8, 1918
    January 1, 1915
  • 18
    When did unrestricted submarine warfare start?
    April 1917
    April 1916
    January 1914
    February 1917
    March 1917
  • 19
    Of the Central Powers, which country was the last to surrender to the Allies?
    Turkey
    Germany
    Austria-Hungary
    Bulgaria
    Mexico
  • 20
    When was the Armistice signed?
    There was no Armistice
    Sept 2, 1945
    November 10, 1918 11 o'clock sharp
    Nov 11, 1918 11 o'clock sharp
    May 5, 1918 17:00 o'clock sharp