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

Whose assassination sparked the outbreak of World War 1?

Kaiser Wilhelm
Tsar Nicholas II
Queen Victoria
Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Who assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand?

Gavrilo Princip
Nedeljko Cabrinovic
Otto von Bismarck
Grigori Rasputin

What was the July Ultimatum?

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

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


Which countries were part of the Triple Alliance?

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

Which countries were part of the Triple Entete Alliance?

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

Why did Britain join the war?

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

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

RMS Lusitania
Nova Scotia
USS Indianapolis

When did USA join World War 1?


Who was the American President during World War 1?

Theodore Roosevelt
Herbert Hoover
Woodrow Wilson
Harry S. Truman

Why did Russia exit the war in 1917?

They had already accomplished what they had set out to do
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

When did the World War 1 end?

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

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

World Trade Organisation
Red Cross
United Nations
The League of Nations