World War 1 Summary Trivia Quiz

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World War 1 Summary Trivia Quiz

The World War One was the first global war that occurred between heavyweights and countries of enormous warfare strength, allies and human resources. Millions of lives were lost in the process on both sides. This quiz is to test your knowledge on the WW1.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When did Woodrow Wilson call for a declaration of war against Germany? 
    • A. 

      June 2

    • B. 

      May 15

    • C. 

      April 2

    • D. 

      August 15

  • 2. 
    Which of the following was murdered right before the war? 
    • A. 

      Kaiser Wilhelm II

    • B. 

      Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    • C. 

      Gavrilo Princip

    • D. 

      Alfred von Schliemann

  • 3. 
    What was the purpose of the Schlieffen Plan?
    • A. 

      For Germany to be effectively euiped 

    • B. 

      So Germany could attack on two fonts 

    • C. 

      Austria-Hungary remained untouched 

    • D. 

      France could lose a lot of soldiers and surrender 

  • 4. 
    In what month and on which day did German troops cross the Belgium border?
    • A. 

      August 4

    • B. 

      July 7

    • C. 

      September 2

    • D. 

      June 5

  • 5. 
    When was the city of Liege captured? 
    • A. 

      May 15

    • B. 

      April 5

    • C. 

      August 15

    • D. 

      March 25 

  • 6. 
    The first battle of the Marne was fought for how many days? 
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      3

  • 7. 
    The battle of Somme took place when?
    • A. 

      July - November 

    • B. 

      June - October 

    • C. 

      June - November 

    • D. 

      March - October 

  • 8. 
    In the Battle of Tannenberg, how many were the Knights' forces by estimation? 
    • A. 

      83,000

    • B. 

      70,000

    • C. 

      93,000

    • D. 

      100,00

  • 9. 
    Germany declared the waters surrounding the British Isles to be a war zone in what year? 
    • A. 

      1915

    • B. 

      1914

    • C. 

      1918

    • D. 

      1920

  • 10. 
    WW1 began in what year? 
    • A. 

      1940

    • B. 

      1911

    • C. 

      1914

    • D. 

      1916

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