Statistics for World War I Events

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
When did World War I begin?1914
100%
What ethnic group was largely exterminated in the Ottoman Empire during World War I?Armenians
100%
What country declared war on Serbia at the very start of World War I?Austro-Hungary
100%
The United States joined World War I after what ship was sunk by a German submarine?Lusitania
100%
Which nation was not the part of the Central Powers during World War I?Russian Empire
100%
What were German submarines called during World War I?U-Boats
100%
Who points an accusing finger of moral responsibility in a recruitment poster for the American forces during World War I?Uncle Sam
100%
Which nation was not the part of the Triple Entente during World War I?Austrian-Hungarian Empire
83%
What poison gas was the first that was effectively used on the Western Front by Germans?Chlorine
83%
Who fought in the Battle of Verdun in 1916?Germany and France
83%
What event forced Britain to enter the World War I on the side of the Allied Powers?Germany invaded Belgium
83%
To keep USA out of WWI, Germany promised to Mexico three US states to reconquer. Which one they did not promise?Louisiana
83%
Which country did German foreign minister try to encourage to attack the USA?Mexico
83%
What event caused Russia to make peace with Germany and leave the Allied Powers in World War I?Russian Revolution
83%
What was German plan to deliver a knock-out blow to the French and then turn all of its resources on Russia?Schlieffen plan
83%
What secret military society was responsible for the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria?The Black Hand
83%
Which treaty Germany signed that ended Russia's participation in World War I?Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
83%
What became the Ottoman Empire after World War I?Turkey
83%
Where was the famous Gallipoli Campaign take place in 1915?Turkey
83%
Where did the most famous use of trench warfare take place during World War I?Western front
83%
What was the largest naval battle in World War I?Battle of Jutland
67%
Who fought Germany in the First Battle of the Marne and in the Battle of the Somme?Britain and France
67%
Who fought in the Battle of Tannenberg?Russia and Germany
67%
What disease caused 1/3 of total military deaths during World War I?Spanish flu
67%
What international body was created at the end of WWI?The League of Nations
67%
What treaty marked the end of World War I?Treaty of Versailles
67%
What army used "Big Bertha" howitzer for the first time in World War I?Germany
50%
Who fought in the Battle of Galicia, also known as the Battle of Lemberg?Russia and Austro-Hungary
50%
Who fought in the Battle of Cer in World War I?Austro-Hungary and Serbia
33%
What was the longest battle of the World War I that lasted more than 9 months?Battle of Verdun
33%
Who intercepted a secret Zimmerman telegram sent from Germans to their ambassador?Britain
33%
What country lost the most lives in World War I?Germany
33%
What was the name of the final attack of the Allies that helped to end World War I?Hundred Days Offensive
33%
The Battle of Tannenberg was fought in what modern-day country?Poland
33%
What unique form of transportation did the French use to transport troops in the First Battle of the Marne?Taxis
33%
What was the name of the first tank developed for World War I?Little Willie
0%

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