WW1 quiz (very accurate!)

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  • 1
    What caused WW1?
    Bombing of Italy
    The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife
    I don't know
    The Triple Alliance
    The assassination of Hitler
  • 2
    Who declared war on who?
    Italy, Germany
    USA, Austria-Hungary
    France, Germany
    Germany, Japan
    Austria-Hungary, Serbia
  • 3
    What can WW1 be traced back to?
    Franco-Prussian war
    Nothing
    Second Boer war
    War of 1812
    Seven Years war
  • 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 was allied with Austria-Hungary
    Because Germany invaded Britain
  • 5
    In what year did the stalemate start?
    1918
    1915
    1917
    1916
    1914
  • 6
    Who did Joffre command?
    The French
    The Italians
    The Germans
    The English
    The Russians
  • 7
    What was the plans of the Schlieffen Plan?
    What is the Schlieffen Plan/I don't know
    To attack Russia then France
    To invade Britain
    To attack France then Russia
    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
    The Zimmermann telegram and unrestricted submarine warfare
    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 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
    He invented gas masks for Germany
  • 10
    What happened in 1917?
    The French invaded Germany
    Brusilov launches major (and successful) offensive
    Germans make Paris fall
    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?
    I don't know
    July 28, 1914
    August 2,1914
    August 4,1914
    November 11, 1918
  • 12
    What was the biggest sea battle of WW1?
    Battle of Britain
    Battle of Norway
    Battle of Sweden
    Battle of Finland
    Battle of Jutland
  • 13
    About how many Germans did York kill?
    10
    20
    25
    15
    30
  • 14
    Where did the first offensive of the Ludendorff's offensives take place?
    In Paris
    On the Somme
    What's an offensive?
    In Mesopotamia
    In Finland
  • 15
    The Brusilov offensive of 1916 was:
    What Brusilov offensive?
    It went ok with 25 miles of territorial gain
    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
    Very successful, it knocked Austria-Hungary and Germany out of the war
  • 16
    Who was the commander of the British?
    Petain
    Pershing
    Joffre
    French
    Haig
  • 17
    When was the "Black Day" of the German Army?
    August 6, 1918
    August 8, 1918
    September 2, 1918
    January 1, 1915
    There was none. Germany won the war.
  • 18
    When did unrestricted submarine warfare start?
    March 1917
    April 1916
    February 1917
    January 1914
    April 1917
  • 19
    Of the Central Powers, which country was the last to surrender to the Allies?
    Mexico
    Bulgaria
    Germany
    Turkey
    Austria-Hungary
  • 20
    When was the Armistice signed?
    Sept 2, 1945
    Nov 11, 1918 11 o'clock sharp
    There was no Armistice
    November 10, 1918 11 o'clock sharp
    May 5, 1918 17:00 o'clock sharp