Pearl Harbor Quiz: How Strong Is Your Knowledge Of WWII History?

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This is a Pearl Harbor Quiz: How Strong is your knowledge of WWII History? Can you accurately some key questions on the World War Two. Are you confident that you know the reasons why the war occurred and even some countries that were majorly affected? Take this quiz to test your ability.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When did the World war 2 begin?

    • A.

      1943

    • B.

      1928

    • C.

      1939

    • D.

      1955

    Correct Answer
    C. 1939
    Explanation
    World War 2 began in 1939. This is a well-known fact in history. The war started when Germany invaded Poland on September 1, 1939, which led to Britain and France declaring war on Germany. This event marked the beginning of the global conflict that lasted until 1945.

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  • 2. 

    When did the war end?

    • A.

      1940

    • B.

      1944

    • C.

      1945

    • D.

      1960

    Correct Answer
    C. 1945
    Explanation
    The war ended in 1945. This is the correct answer because it is the only option listed that falls after the year 1944. Since the question asks for the year in which the war ended, 1945 is the most logical choice as it is the next year in the sequence.

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  • 3. 

    Which is a military axis?

    • A.

      Axis

    • B.

      Allies

    • C.

      A and B

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. A and B
    Explanation
    A military axis refers to a strategic alliance or partnership between two or more countries with the aim of coordinating their military efforts and sharing resources for mutual defense. The term "axis" is often used to describe such alliances, where countries align themselves to counter a common threat or achieve specific military objectives. In this context, both options A (Axis) and B (Allies) can be considered military axes as they represent alliances formed among countries for military cooperation and support.

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  • 4. 

    What's the deadliest conflict in the world?

    • A.

      Cold war

    • B.

      WW 1

    • C.

      WW 2

    • D.

      Soviet Union

    Correct Answer
    C. WW 2
    Explanation
    World War 2 is considered the deadliest conflict in the world due to its massive scale and devastating consequences. Lasting from 1939 to 1945, it involved numerous countries and resulted in the deaths of an estimated 70-85 million people, including civilians and military personnel. The war saw the use of advanced weaponry, such as atomic bombs, and witnessed widespread destruction and atrocities, including the Holocaust. The impact of World War 2 on global politics, society, and economy was profound, making it one of the most significant and deadly conflicts in history.

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  • 5. 

    Which of these countries have a lot of deaths during the WW 2?

    • A.

      Soviet Union

    • B.

      Ireland

    • C.

      USA

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Soviet Union
    Explanation
    During World War II, the Soviet Union experienced a significant number of deaths. The country was heavily involved in the war and faced brutal battles on its territory. The Soviet Union suffered immense casualties, both military and civilian, due to the German invasion and subsequent fighting. The war took a tremendous toll on the country, resulting in a high number of deaths. Ireland and the USA, on the other hand, did not experience the same level of casualties during the war, making them incorrect choices.

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  • 6. 

    How long was the war?

    • A.

      Four years

    • B.

      Five years

    • C.

      Three years

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. None of the above
    Explanation
    The question asks about the duration of the war, but none of the given options provide the correct answer. Therefore, the correct answer is "None of the above" as it indicates that the war lasted for a different period of time not mentioned in the options.

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  • 7. 

    Which was a reason for the war?

    • A.

      Nepotism in countries

    • B.

      Boundary problems

    • C.

      Collapse of Nazism

    • D.

      Resources

    Correct Answer
    C. Collapse of Nazism
    Explanation
    The collapse of Nazism was a reason for the war because it marked the end of Adolf Hitler's regime and the Nazi party's control over Germany. This event, which occurred at the end of World War II, led to the surrender of Germany and the dismantling of the Nazi regime. The war was fought in large part to stop the aggressive expansionist policies of Nazi Germany and its allies, and the collapse of Nazism signaled the end of their power and influence.

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  • 8. 

    Which of these is not an axis leader?

    • A.

      Wong Tony

    • B.

      Benito Mussolini

    • C.

      Adolf Hitler

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Wong Tony
    Explanation
    Wong Tony is not an axis leader. The other options, Benito Mussolini and Adolf Hitler, were both leaders of axis powers during World War II. Wong Tony is not historically known as a leader of any axis power. Therefore, the correct answer is Wong Tony.

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  • 9. 

    When did war start in China?

    • A.

      1939

    • B.

      1945

    • C.

      1937

    • D.

      1934

    Correct Answer
    C. 1937
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1937. This is the year when the Second Sino-Japanese War began in China. The conflict started when the Imperial Japanese Army invaded China, leading to a long and brutal war that lasted until 1945. The war had a significant impact on China's history and resulted in the loss of millions of lives.

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  • 10. 

    Who invaded Poland?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      Russia

    • C.

      Germany

    • D.

      America

    Correct Answer
    C. Germany
    Explanation
    Germany invaded Poland in 1939, which marked the beginning of World War II. This invasion was a significant event that led to the subsequent occupation of Poland by German forces. The invasion was part of Adolf Hitler's expansionist policies and his desire to establish German dominance in Europe. Germany's invasion of Poland ultimately triggered a chain of events that resulted in the global conflict of World War II.

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