History of Germany questions This is a list of recently added questions about history of Germany. Play history of Germany quiz and see all the questions. Who was the last president of the Third Reich?Karl Dönitz was the last president of the Third Reich and Commander-in-Chief of the German Navy. He authorized Alfred Jodl to sign the act of unconditional surrender that ended World War II in Europe.Created by: lubiesezamkihard 56% Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler2183Karl DönitzKarl Dönitz6525Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl1269Joseph GoebbelsJoseph Goebbels1665Nazi riddles » Which country developed numerous substitutes for food products during World War I?Germany. Since 1914, the Allied naval blockade of Germany throttled maritime commerce with Germany, forcing Germany to develop substitutes for products (Ersatz) such as tea composed of ground raspberry leaves or catnip, and coffee substitute using roasted acorns. This process was not limited to food, numerous chemical substitutes such as synthetic rubber were also developed at the time.Created by: Debbie Foxhard 51% United KingdomUnited Kingdom2320FranceFrance856GermanyGermany4280RussiaRussia841World War I riddles » Which German language dialect did Adolf Hitler speak?Bavarian. Hitler was born in Austria. But when he was three, his family moved to Passau, Germany. There he acquired the distinctive lower Bavarian dialect, rather than Austrian German, which marked his speech throughout his life. When Hitler was five, his family relocated back to Austria.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% AustrianAustrian7983BavarianBavarian8545SwabianSwabian1430North Low SaxonNorth Low Saxon617Nazis riddles » When Berlin was divided into West Berlin and East Berlin, which part had more population?West Berlin. After the end of World War II, Berlin was divided into four occupational zones: Soviet, American, French and British. Later, the three zones of western allies were joined to form West Berlin. With about two million inhabitants, West Berlin had the highest number of residents of any city in Cold War-era Germany.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 62% West BerlinWest Berlin15895East BerlinEast Berlin4510both were similar in sizeboth were similar in size1014at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was biggerat first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger3908Cold War riddles » The Nazi regime called itself the III Reich. Which was the first?The Holy Roman Empire. Holy Roman Empire lasted from 962 to 1806 (it was eventually dissolved during the Napoleonic Wars). The II Reich was the German Empire of 1871-1918.Created by: life-o-holicaverage 61% Charlemagne's Frankish EmpireCharlemagne's Frankish Empire2334The Holy Roman EmpireThe Holy Roman Empire10083Kingdom of PrussiaKingdom of Prussia2967Confederation of the RhineConfederation of the Rhine1089history of Europe riddles » How did the tradition of Oktoberfest start?With the royal wedding. Crown Prince Ludwig, later to become King of Bavaria Ludwig I, was married to Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen on October 12, 1810. The citizens of Munich were invited to attend the festivities held on the fields in front of the city gates to celebrate the happy royal event. Since then, Otoberfest is held at the same place every year (except for epidemics and wars).Created by: Bob Stanleyvery hard 26% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding1114with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification519with a folk celebration of harvestwith a folk celebration of harvest1345celebration of the first beer of a seasoncelebration of the first beer of a season1185festivals riddles » Berlin Quadriga was once looted by invading army that captured Berlin. Where was it taken to?Paris. After the 1806 Prussian defeat, Napoleon was the first to use the Brandenburg Gate for a triumphal procession and took the Quadriga to Paris. It was restored in 1814, after Napoleon's defeat and the Prussian occupation of Paris.Created by: Kasiahard 46% MoscowMoscow5449WarsawWarsaw923ParisParis6875StockholmStockholm1572Berlin riddles » Where was this photo taken?Berlin. The sculpture located atop the Brandenburg Gate was designed by Johann Gottfried Schadow in 1793 as the Quadriga of Victory, as a symbol of peace (represented by the olive wreath carried by Victory). Her olive wreath was subsequently replaced by an Iron Cross.Created by: Kasiaeasy 78% RomeRome1680ViennaVienna1330MunichMunich1479BerlinBerlin16315Where was this photo taken riddles » In which city did Charlemagne, King of the Franks, reside?Aachen (modern Germany). The geography of the Kingdom of Franks varied over time, but it was centered on the Rhine and Meuse rivers in northern Europe. Charlemagne himself probably spoke a Rhenish Franconian dialect of Old High German. Eventually, the singular use of the name Francia shifted towards the region of Paris.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 50% ParisParis2288Troyes (modern France)Troyes (modern France)4223Liege (modern Belgium)Liege (modern Belgium)2912Aachen (modern Germany)Aachen (modern Germany)9599kings of Europe riddles » Who popularized heroin?Bayer pharmaceuticals. During 1898-1913, heroin was a major product of the company, advertised and shipped worldwide. After withdrawal of heroine, the next Bayer's major product was aspirin.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 65% Bayer pharmaceuticalsBayer pharmaceuticals16382Al CaponeAl Capone2837Pablo EscobarPablo Escobar3959USSR drug addictsUSSR drug addicts1993Germany riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.