WW1 quiz (very accurate!)

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