World War I - 1915 Quiz 1

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  • 1. 
    The United States was actively involved in World War I in 1915.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Which country switched sides in 1915?
    • A. 

      Great Britain

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      Djibouti

    • E. 

      Germany

  • 3. 
    Which economic policy, known for being used in Great Britain, blurred the line between skilled and unskilled labor?
    • A. 

      Dilution

    • B. 

      Fascism

    • C. 

      Women

    • D. 

      Blurring

  • 4. 
    Who invented deflector blades for airplane propellors to keep them from being damaged by machine gunfire?
    • A. 

      Marconi

    • B. 

      Nobel

    • C. 

      Garros

    • D. 

      Roentgen

  • 5. 
    What major event occurred in May 1915?
    • A. 

      Germany's declaration of unrestricted submarine warfare

    • B. 

      Introduction of poison gas

    • C. 

      Sinking of the RMS Lusitania

  • 6. 
    Which German invention was used to patrol the waters around Great Britain and sunk many ships?
    • A. 

      Minivan

    • B. 

      Tank

    • C. 

      U-boat

    • D. 

      Airplane

  • 7. 
    The Germans first used poison gas during which battle?
    • A. 

      Second Battle of Ypres

    • B. 

      First Battle of the Marne

    • C. 

      Battle of Midway

  • 8. 
    World War I is best known for which military tactic?
    • A. 

      Trench warfare

    • B. 

      Underground tunnels

    • C. 

      Secret spying

  • 9. 
    Which ground vehicle was first used in World War I?
    • A. 

      Bicycle

    • B. 

      Tank

    • C. 

      Horse

  • 10. 
    Which slow-moving gas-filled aircraft was first used in World War I?
    • A. 

      Airplane

    • B. 

      Whale

    • C. 

      Zeppelin

  • 11. 
    Which hot weapon was introduced in 1915, and heavily used in the Battle of the Hooge?
    • A. 

      Flamethrower

    • B. 

      Super-Soaker

    • C. 

      Hand Grenade

  • 12. 
    Which major battle started with the Allied advance on the Dardanelles?
    • A. 

      Battle of the Marne

    • B. 

      Battle of Gallipoli

    • C. 

      Battle of Hindenburg

  • 13. 
    In August 1915, the Germans passed which foreign policy?
    • A. 

      Stopped exporting soft pretzels

    • B. 

      Ended unrestricted submarine warfare

    • C. 

      Started using above-water ships

  • 14. 
    The idea of "total war" brought which new concept to fighting?
    • A. 

      Home front

    • B. 

      Blitzkrieg

    • C. 

      Military draft

  • 15. 
    The Allied blockade of Germany created which of the following issues?
    • A. 

      Food shortage

    • B. 

      Low morale

    • C. 

      Low approval of the war

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    Countries encouraged citizens to grow their own food in ________?
    • A. 

      For the Win Flower Pots

    • B. 

      Victory Gardens

    • C. 

      Patriotic Plants

  • 17. 
    In February 1915, Turkish soldiers attacked British forces, resulting in a massive loss for the Central Powers, in which area?
    • A. 

      Constantinople

    • B. 

      Belgium

    • C. 

      Suez Canal

    • D. 

      Sudan

  • 18. 
    Which western front battle is known for its high casualty rate and low land gain for the Allies?
    • A. 

      Second Battle of Ypres

    • B. 

      Champagne Campaign

    • C. 

      Neuve Chapelle

  • 19. 
    In which eastern front battle was Germany's attacks met with enough Russian resistance to keep the Germans from advancing further?
    • A. 

      First Battle of the Marne

    • B. 

      Second Battle of the Masurian Lakes

    • C. 

      Neuve Chapelle

  • 20. 
    Who was the American President in 1915?
    • A. 

      Georges Clemenceau

    • B. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • C. 

      George V

    • D. 

      Baron Charles de Broqueville

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