WW1 quiz (very accurate!)

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