World War 1

by staff

Between what years did the World War 1 take place?

1939-1945
1955-1975
1914-1918
1861-1865

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
Tsar Nicholas II
Queen Victoria
Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Who assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand?

Otto von Bismarck
Gavrilo Princip
Grigori Rasputin
Nedeljko Cabrinovic

What was the July Ultimatum?

A series of ten demands by Austria-Hungary for Serbia
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

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

Russia
England
France
Germany

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?

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

Why did Britain join the war?

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

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

RMS Lusitania
Housatonic
USS Indianapolis
Nova Scotia

When did USA join World War 1?

1915
1916
1918
1917

Who was the American President during World War 1?

Herbert Hoover
Harry S. Truman
Theodore Roosevelt
Woodrow Wilson

Why did Russia exit the war in 1917?

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

When did the World War 1 end?

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

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

United Nations
Red Cross
The League of Nations
World Trade Organisation