World War 1 Quiz

Between what years did the World War 1 take place?


How were the leaders of belligerent nations Tsar Nicolas II (Russia), King George V (United Kingdom) and Kaiser Wilhelm (Germany) related?

They were Brothers
They studied together at Oxford University
They had fought wars against each other before
They were first Cousins

Whose assassination sparked the outbreak of World War 1?

Kaiser Wilhelm
Queen Victoria
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Tsar Nicholas II

Who assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand?

Nedeljko Cabrinovic
Gavrilo Princip
Otto von Bismarck
Grigori Rasputin

What was the July Ultimatum?

A series of ten demands by Austria-Hungary for Serbia
Britain's warning to Germany to leave Belgium by the July of 1914
America's warning to Germany to stop the war by the July of 1914
Germany's warning to Russia against Army Mobilization

After Austria-Hungary declared war, which nation began mobilising its army in support of Serbia?


Which countries were part of the Triple Alliance?

Austria-Hungary, Serbia and, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
United Kingdom, France and United States
Germany, United Kingdom and Italy

Which countries were part of the Triple Entete Alliance?

France, United Kingdom, Russia
United Kingdom, Russia, United States
Ottoman Empire, Russia, France
United States, United Kingdom, France

Why did Britain join the war?

Because Austria-Hungary declared war on Britain
Because Germany declared war against Russia
Because Germany bombed the British Navy
Because Germany attacked Belgium

What was the name of the Ocean Liner sunk by German U-boats on 7 May 1915?

USS Indianapolis
Nova Scotia
RMS Lusitania

When did USA join World War 1?


Who was the American President during World War 1?

Harry S. Truman
Woodrow Wilson
Theodore Roosevelt
Herbert Hoover

Why did Russia exit the war in 1917?

The Bolsheviks Revolutionaries wanted to end the war and build Russia instead
Germany defeated Russia in Eastern Europe
Russia could not financially sustain the war
They had already accomplished what they had set out to do

When did the World War 1 end?

November 3, 1918
November 15, 1918
November 11, 1918
November 30, 1918

What organisation was formed to prevent future World War like tragedies from happening?

The League of Nations
United Nations
World Trade Organisation
Red Cross