WW1 quiz (very accurate!)

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