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: lubiesezamkiaverage 60% Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler1157Karl DönitzKarl Dönitz4374Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl784Joseph GoebbelsJoseph Goebbels896Nazi 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 53% United KingdomUnited Kingdom1877FranceFrance631GermanyGermany3630RussiaRussia621World 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 48% AustrianAustrian5981BavarianBavarian7087SwabianSwabian1131North Low SaxonNorth Low Saxon497Nazis 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 63% West BerlinWest Berlin12998East BerlinEast Berlin3611both were similar in sizeboth were similar in size842at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was biggerat first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger2904Cold 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-holichard 59% Charlemagne's Frankish EmpireCharlemagne's Frankish Empire2050The Holy Roman EmpireThe Holy Roman Empire8236Kingdom of PrussiaKingdom of Prussia2640Confederation of the RhineConfederation of the Rhine930history 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 27% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding1073with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification460with a folk celebration of harvestwith a folk celebration of harvest1254celebration of the first beer of a seasoncelebration of the first beer of a season1112festivals 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 47% MoscowMoscow4724WarsawWarsaw823ParisParis6215StockholmStockholm1362Berlin 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% RomeRome1487ViennaVienna1207MunichMunich1325BerlinBerlin14617Where 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 51% ParisParis1806Troyes (modern France)Troyes (modern France)3450Liege (modern Belgium)Liege (modern Belgium)2391Aachen (modern Germany)Aachen (modern Germany)8048kings 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 pharmaceuticals14583Al CaponeAl Capone2486Pablo EscobarPablo Escobar3346USSR drug addictsUSSR drug addicts1744Germany riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.