Chapter 23 Section 2 Quiz: World War I

14 Questions | Total Attempts: 259

World War I Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know enough about world war 1? Take this quiz and find out!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Western Front was characterized by
    • A. 

      The slow but steady advance of the German army.

    • B. 

      Decisive victories by the French army, quickly driving back the German forces.

    • C. 

      Trench warfare that kept both sides in virtually the same positions for four years.

    • D. 

      Innovative strategy and tactics that fully utilized the new technologies available to both armies.

  • 2. 
    Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Germany, and the Ottoman Empire became known as the
  • 3. 
    World War I was a ____, meaning that it involved a complete mobilization of resources and people.
  • 4. 
    The German advance toward Paris was halted at
  • 5. 
    By attacking Austria in May 1915,__________betrayed Germany and Austria.
  • 6. 
    The German use of ____________ caused the United States to join the Allies in fighting World War I?
  • 7. 
    Early in the war, Germany defeated the Russians at the Battle of ____________________ and the Battle of Masurian Lakes.
  • 8. 
    In 10 months of battle at ____________________, France, 700,000 men lost their lives over a few miles of land.
  • 9. 
    An event that caused American anger towards Germany was the sinking of the ____________________.
  • 10. 
    ____________ is the spread of ideas to influence public opinion for or against a cause
  • 11. 
    Great Britain, France, Italy, and Russia made up the ___________.
  • 12. 
    Europe implemented ________________, systems directed by government agencies in order to mobilize resources for the war effort
  • 13. 
    _____________ kept the Western Front from moving very much.
  • 14. 
    _______________ is a term that means wearing the other side down with constant attacks and heavy losses.
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