WW1 quiz (very accurate!)

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  • 1
    What caused WW1?
    Bombing of Italy
    The assassination of Hitler
    The Triple Alliance
    I don't know
    The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife
  • 2
    Who declared war on who?
    USA, Austria-Hungary
    Germany, Japan
    Austria-Hungary, Serbia
    France, Germany
    Italy, Germany
  • 3
    What can WW1 be traced back to?
    Seven Years war
    War of 1812
    Nothing
    Franco-Prussian war
    Second Boer war
  • 4
    Why did Britain declare war on Germany?
    Because it wanted to keep Belgium neutral
    Because Italy was allied with Serbia and Britain was allied with Italy
    Because Germany invaded Britain
    Because Germany was allied with Austria-Hungary
    Because Britain wanted revenge for Germany
  • 5
    In what year did the stalemate start?
    1918
    1917
    1915
    1914
    1916
  • 6
    Who did Joffre command?
    The Italians
    The English
    The Russians
    The Germans
    The French
  • 7
    What was the plans of the Schlieffen Plan?
    To attack Russia then France
    What is the Schlieffen Plan/I don't know
    To attack France then Russia
    To bomb enemy trenches before attacking
    To invade Britain
  • 8
    What caused USA to declare war on Germany?
    Bombing of Pearl Harbor
    USA was allied with Germany
    The Zimmermann telegram and unrestricted submarine warfare
    I don't know
    German invasion of Eastern USA
  • 9
    How was Fritz Haber important to Germany for WW1?
    He invented gas masks for Germany
    He was just an ordinary civilian
    Nothing. He was just the son of Herr Haber
    He was the nephew of Queen Elizabeth
    He invented gas for Germany to unleash at its enemies
  • 10
    What happened in 1917?
    Germans make Paris fall
    The French invaded Germany
    Brusilov launches major (and successful) offensive
    No more stalemate on the Western Front
    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?
    August 4,1914
    July 28, 1914
    November 11, 1918
    August 2,1914
    I don't know
  • 12
    What was the biggest sea battle of WW1?
    Battle of Finland
    Battle of Sweden
    Battle of Norway
    Battle of Jutland
    Battle of Britain
  • 13
    About how many Germans did York kill?
    20
    10
    30
    15
    25
  • 14
    Where did the first offensive of the Ludendorff's offensives take place?
    In Mesopotamia
    On the Somme
    In Paris
    What's an offensive?
    In Finland
  • 15
    The Brusilov offensive of 1916 was:
    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
    Very successful because it nearly knocked Austria-Hungary out of the war, although it cost a million Russian lives
    What Brusilov offensive?
  • 16
    Who was the commander of the British?
    Haig
    Petain
    Joffre
    French
    Pershing
  • 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?
    February 1917
    January 1914
    April 1917
    March 1917
    April 1916
  • 19
    Of the Central Powers, which country was the last to surrender to the Allies?
    Bulgaria
    Mexico
    Turkey
    Austria-Hungary
    Germany
  • 20
    When was the Armistice signed?
    There was no Armistice
    November 10, 1918 11 o'clock sharp
    May 5, 1918 17:00 o'clock sharp
    Sept 2, 1945
    Nov 11, 1918 11 o'clock sharp