Free Printable Trivia Questions and Answers, Trivia Games and Other Resources for the Trivia Buff

 

 


 

World War One Trivia Questions II

Printable History Trivia Questions


Click the question mark found beside each question for the answer.


Christmas - The First World War began on July 28th, 1914.A famous saying associated with the First World War on its outbreak was - "It'll be over by…"?

a. 1915
b. Easter
c. Christmas
d. Summer


Turkey - The Suez Canal was an extremely important supply route for the British Empire.Against which nation did the British send a force to protect the Suez Canal in 1914?

a. Germany
b. Turkey
c. Japan
d. South Africa


Denmark - Fought on May 31st and June 1st, 1916, the Battle of Jutland was fought between the British and German Navies.Around the waters of which nation did the Battle of Jutland occur?

a. Denmark
b. Greece
c. Spain
d. Italy


1918 - The Spring Offensive was a series of German attacks along the Western Front.During which year did the Germans launch the "Spring Offensive"?

a. 1917
b. 1918
c. 1915
d. 1916


30,000 - The Battle of Amiens was the opening phase of the Allied offensive that eventually led to the end of the First World War. How many men did the German Army loose at the Battle of Amiens?

a. 30
b. 300
c. 30,000
d. 3,000


1915 - Cavell was executed by a German firing squad at the age of 49 on October 12th, 1915.In what year was the British nurse Edith Cavell executed?

a. 1916
b. 1918
c. 1917
d. 1915


Netherlands - Wilhelmina reigned for nearly 58 years from November 23rd, 1890 until September 4th 1948.Queen Wilhelmina was the Queen of which country during the First World War?

a. Belgium
b. Spain
c. Netherlands
d. Germany


Verdun - Running from Bar-le-Duc to Verdun, Voie Sacree translates to Sacred Way.The 45-mile supply run known as the "Voie Sacree" was established to supply which French location?

a. Marseilles
b. Paris
c. Verdun
d. Yon


Woodrow - Woodrow was the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921.What was the first name of wartime US President Mr. Wilson?

a. Wilbert
b. Woodrow
c. William
d. Wilson


Austria-Hungary - The declaration of war was made on July 28th, 1914. The Netherlands declared neutrality on the same day.Which country made the first declaration of War during World War 1?

a. France
b. Britain
c. Austria-Hungary
d. Germany


Spanish Flu - The Spanish influenza epidemic killed at least 20 million people worldwide.Which pandemic disease caused massive loss of life, particularly in soldiers, during the First World War?

a. Dysentery
b. German Measles
c. Cholera
d. Spanish Flu


Edward Grey - Edward Grey served as Foreign Secretary from 1905 to 1916.Who was the British Foreign Secretary at the outbreak of the war?

a. Peter Hitchens
b. Nigel Marsh
c. Winston Churchill
d. Edward Grey


John - Jellicoe commanded the Grand Fleet at the Battle of Jutland in May 1916.What was the first name of the British Battle of Jutland commander Mr. Jellicoe?

a. Julian
b. Jeffrey
c. John
d. James


France - Lasting for 303 days, The Battle of Verdun was one of the most costly battles in human history.Fought from February 21st to December 18th, 1916, the "Battle of Verdun" occurred in which country?

a. Italy
b. Russia
c. Germany
d. France


1916 - The Brusilov Offensive took place in what is today the Ukraine.In which year did the Russians launch the Brusilov Offensive?

a. 1916
b. 1917
c. 1918
d. 1915




Printable Trivia Questions
Click Here For a Printable Version of This Quiz


Trivia Game Icon
Click Here to Play This Quiz Interactively

 

Related Quizzes:

 


Free trivia games

 

 


 


 

  Site Contents

Trivia Home
Trivia Questions Index
Daily Trivia Challenge
Daily Trivia Contest
Movie Quiz Challenge
TriviaChamp Blog
Id In Three Trivia
Topic Sleuth Trivia
Wordsearch Games
Fun Online Pranks
Christmas Fun Pages
Halloween Fun Pages
Thanksgiving Fun Pages
Pub Quiz Sheets
Video Trivia Games
Weird Trivia Facts
Add a Trivia Game
Leave Feedback
Privacy Policy
Site Map


  Trivia Categories

General Trivia
Pop Culture Trivia Questions E84
General Knowledge Trivia Questions E120
Pop Culture Trivia Questions E83
General Knowledge Trivia Questions E119
May 2017 Current Events Quiz
More ...
Movie Trivia
2010s Movie Trivia Questions E4
Comedy Movie Trivia Questions E6
Action Movies Trivia Questions II
Disney Movie Trivia Questions E10
Romance Movies Trivia Questions II
More ...
TV Shows Trivia
The Simpsons Trivia Quiz
TV Show Trivia Questions E18
SNL Characters Trivia Quiz
British Sitcoms Trivia Quiz
Pretty Little Liars Quiz
More ...
Music Trivia
2017 Pop Music Quiz
Members Band Matchup Quiz
Music Trivia Questions E44
1950s Song Artist Matchup Quiz
David Bowie Lyrics Trivia Quiz
More ...
History Trivia
History Trivia Questions E37
What Happened First Trivia Quiz E4
Kids History Trivia Questions
World War I Trivia Questions E2
What Happened First Trivia Quiz III
More ...
Geography Trivia
State Motto Matchup Quiz
British Cities Trivia Quiz III
United States Geography Quiz E6
United States Geography Quiz E5
South Africa Trivia Quiz
More ...
Science Trivia
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz E5
Science Trivia Questions E31
Science Trivia Questions E30
Science Trivia Questions E29
Science Trivia Questions E28
More ...
Sports Trivia
2017 Sports Trivia Questions
Sports Trivia Questions E30
Baseball Trivia Questions E6
Olympic Team Sports Trivia Quiz
Olympic British Stars Trivia Quiz
More ...
Kids Trivia
Kids Trivia Questions E32
Disney Movie Trivia Questions E9
Kids Fun And Games Trivia Quiz III
Disney Movie Trivia Questions E7
Kids Fun And Games Trivia Quiz II
More ...
Language Trivia
Collective Terms Trivia Quiz II
Collective Terms Trivia Quiz
Languages Trivia Quiz
Language And Wordplay Quiz
Words And Wordplay Trivia Quiz
More ...
Literature Trivia
British Literature Trivia Quiz
Arts And Literature Trivia Questions E15
Literature Trivia Questions E9
Arts And Literature Trivia Questions E14
William Shakespeare Trivia Quiz II
More ...
Animal Trivia
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz E5
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz E4
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz III
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz II
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz
More ...
Misc. Trivia
Beer Country Matchup Quiz
Food And Drink Trivia Quiz E18
Food And Drink Trivia Quiz E17
Christmas Trivia Quiz Questions E6
Christmas Trivia Quiz Questions V
More ...