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

Whose assassination sparked the outbreak of World War 1?

Tsar Nicholas II
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Queen Victoria
Kaiser Wilhelm

Who assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand?

Nedeljko Cabrinovic
Otto von Bismarck
Grigori Rasputin
Gavrilo Princip

What was the July Ultimatum?

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

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

Which countries were part of the Triple Entete Alliance?

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

Nova Scotia
USS Indianapolis
RMS Lusitania

When did USA join World War 1?


Who was the American President during World War 1?

Harry S. Truman
Herbert Hoover
Woodrow Wilson
Theodore Roosevelt

Why did Russia exit the war in 1917?

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

When did the World War 1 end?

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

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

Red Cross
World Trade Organisation
United Nations
The League of Nations