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World War 1: Multiple Choice Questions

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World War 1: Multiple Choice Questions

20 Questions to train oneself and test his knowledge on World War 1. Don't forget, it's Multiple Choice Question, so one or several answers are possible!

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  • 1. 
    What were the main reasons for the first world war?
    • A. 

      Murder of German President in Berlin

    • B. 

      Murder of Austria's heir in Sarajevo

    • C. 

      Territorial rivalry

    • D. 

      The revolution of Russia with Lenin

  • 2. 
    Which of the following was not a cause of WWI? 
    • A. 

      Nationalism

    • B. 

      Balkan war

    • C. 

      Hundred Year war

    • D. 

      Franco-Prussian war

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      Belgium

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Battle of the Somme

    • B. 

      Battle of the Marne

    • C. 

      Battle of Antietam

    • D. 

      Battle of Gallipoli

  • 5. 
    In which year did the battle of Verdun start?
    • A. 

      1914

    • B. 

      1915

    • C. 

      1916

    • D. 

      1917

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      It's a type of strategy to defeat enemy by movement

    • B. 

      It's name of a treaty

    • C. 

      It's a type of strategy to defeat enemy by remaining on his positions

    • D. 

      It's a British soldiers squad

  • 7. 
    During which years did the Attrition warfare take place?
    • A. 

      Between 1914-1917

    • B. 

      Between 1915-1917

    • C. 

      Between 1914-1918

    • D. 

      Between 1915-1918

  • 8. 
    Which country made the first declaration of war?
    • A. 

      Serbia

    • B. 

      Austria-Hungary

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      Germany

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      The attack on France

    • B. 

      The attack on Luxembourg

    • C. 

      The attack on Belgium

    • D. 

      The attack on Russia

  • 10. 
    Which country joined the war on the side of the Allied Powers in 1916?
    • A. 

      Romania

    • B. 

      Serbia

    • C. 

      Greece

    • D. 

      USA

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      The War of Verdun

    • B. 

      The kaiser's war

    • C. 

      The Joffre's war

    • D. 

      The War to End all Wars

  • 12. 
    On what date did the United States declare war on Germany?
    • A. 

      July 3, 1914

    • B. 

      April 6, 1917

    • C. 

      November 4, 1917

    • D. 

      USA did not declared the war on Germany.

  • 13. 
    Who was the commander of U.S. forces in Europe?
    • A. 

      John J. Pershing

    • B. 

      Joseph Joffre

    • C. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • D. 

      David Lloyd George

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      Napalm

    • B. 

      Gas mask

    • C. 

      Ironclad ship

    • D. 

      Tanks

  • 15. 
    What was the area in between trenched called during WWI?
    • A. 

      The great soldier zone

    • B. 

      The Dead zone

    • C. 

      No man's land

    • D. 

      No tolerance land

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      A series of revolutions in Russia which destroyed Tsarist autocracy

    • B. 

      A series of battles between Russia and Asia

    • C. 

      A series of battles between Russian and Germany

    • D. 

      A series of revolutions in Russia, which created the Soviet Union

  • 17. 
    In 1918, the city of Paris suffered repeated attacks from German of
    • A. 

      Poison Gaz

    • B. 

      Tanks

    • C. 

      Napalm

    • D. 

      Long-range artillery

  • 18. 
    Who won the WWI? 
    • A. 

      Allies in 1918

    • B. 

      Central Powers in 1917

    • C. 

      Allies in 1917

    • D. 

      Central power and Neutral power in 1918

  • 19. 
    When was the Armistice between Germany and France signed?
    • A. 

      28 June 1918

    • B. 

      11 November 1918

    • C. 

      11 November 1919

    • D. 

      28 June 1919

  • 20. 
    When and where was the treaty between France and Germany signed?
    • A. 

      In 1918, under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris

    • B. 

      In 1919, under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris

    • C. 

      In 1918, in a Wagon at Versailles

    • D. 

      In 1919, in the Hall of Mirrors at Versailles