The most difficult battles riddles A list of battles related questions that are most often answered incorrectly History quiz Who led the crusaders during the Battle of Tachov?Henry Beaufort of England . The Battle of Tachov was fought on 4 August 1427 near the Bohemian towns of Tachov. The Hussites won over the armies led by the Cardinal Henry Beaufort of England. It was part of the Hussite Wars, and it was the first battle in which war wagons were used by the crusaders.very hard 25% Henry Beaufort of England Henry Beaufort of England 25%Prokop the GreatProkop the Great21%John I of MünsterbergJohn I of Münsterberg23%Sigismund of LuxembourgSigismund of Luxembourg30%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2298 answers in 2 languages »history of Europe riddles » What were the Frenchmen doing just before the start of the Battle of Agincourt on 25 October 1415?Eating breakfast. Frenchmen started to eat breakfast at the eyes of the tired and hungry enemy. King's Henry V army stood quietly, waiting for the Frenchmen to attack.very hard 34% provoking Englishmen with their naked bottomsprovoking Englishmen with their naked bottoms37%shouting curse words towards the Englishmenshouting curse words towards the Englishmen14%eating breakfasteating breakfast34%celebrating masscelebrating mass12%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 4161 answers in 2 languages »history of England riddles » Who won in the Battle of the Little Bighorn?Native Americans. The Battle of the Little Bighorn was an armed engagement between combined forces of the Northern Native American tribes and the 7th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army. The battle, which resulted in the defeat of US forces, was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.very hard 39% it was unsettledit was unsettled29%Native AmericansNative Americans39%USAUSA24%CanadaCanada6%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1955 answers in 2 languages »history riddles » Who died in the Battle of Crécy fought on 26 August 1346?John of Bohemia. At the outbreak of the Hundred Years' War in 1337 he allied with King Philip VI of France and was even governor of Languedoc. At the Battle of Crécy in 1346 John controlled Phillip's advanced guard along with controlling the large contingents of Charles II of Alençon and Louis I, Count of Flanders. John was killed at age 50 while fighting against the English during the battle.hard 40% Ottone DoriaOttone Doria6%Philip VI of FrancePhilip VI of France44%John of BohemiaJohn of Bohemia40%Charles I of MonacoCharles I of Monaco8%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 4259 answers in 2 languages »history riddles » The Battle of the Somme was the biggest battle of the First World War. How many casualties were there? Around 1 000 000. The Battle of the Somme was fought by the armies of the British and French empires against the German Empire. More than three million men fought in this battle and one million men were wounded or killed, making it one of the bloodiest battles in human history.hard 49% around 250 000around 250 0009%around 500 000around 500 00023%around 1 000 000around 1 000 00049%around 1 500 000around 1 500 00017%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 6366 answers in 2 languages »World War I riddles » Which city is called "South Westerplatte" because of its heroic defence during the opening stages of the Invasion of Poland in 1939?Węgierska Górka. The Battle of Węgierska Górka was a two-day-long defence of a Polish fortified area in south of Silesia. Although the Polish position was not completed and only five bunkers were manned, the line was defended for two days and nights against superior German forces. Eventually, the Germans managed to break through the Polish positions, but with heavy casualties on their side and with a significant delay.hard 50% Węgierska GórkaWęgierska Górka50%Huta PolańskaHuta Polańska19%Nowa CerekwiaNowa Cerekwia14%Nowogród BobrzańskiNowogród Bobrzański14%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1140 answers in 2 languages »Poland riddles » During which war did the Battle of Gettysburg take place?American Civil War. The Battle was fought July 1–3, 1863, in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War. The battle involved the largest number of casualties of the entire war and is often described as the war's turning point. Union Maj. Gen. George Meade defeated attacks by Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, halting Lee's invasion of the North.average 67% American Civil WarAmerican Civil War67%Franco-Prussian WarFranco-Prussian War11%Thirty Years' WarThirty Years' War12%First World WarFirst World War8%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1021 answers in 2 languages »history riddles » Who won the battle of Marathon?Greeks. According to Herodotus, an Athenian runner named Pheidippides was sent to run from Athens to Sparta (225 km, 140 miles) to ask for assistance before the battle. Then, following the battle, the Athenian army marched quickly the 40 km (25 miles) to Athens, in order to head off the Persian forces. Later these two events became confused with each other, leading to a legendary but inaccurate story (first recorded by Plutarch in 1st century AD) of Pheidippides running from Marathon to Athens after the battle, to announce the Greek victory.average 68% GreeksGreeks68%PersiansPersians20%NobodyNobody4%There was no such battleThere was no such battle6%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14330 answers in 4 languages »history of Greece riddles » Which was the largest armored battle in the II World War?Battle of Kursk. From July 5, 1943 until August 23 , the Germans conducted their last great attempt to regain the initiative on the Eastern Front. The fight has significantly weakened both sides of the conflict, however the result was decisive and strategic victory of the Soviet Union. The Battle of Kursk is considered the largest armored battle in the world history.easy 73% Battle of StalingradBattle of Stalingrad17%Battle of ardennesBattle of ardennes5%Battle of KurskBattle of Kursk73%Battle of BerlinBattle of Berlin4%Created by: Marcin Starzonek. Statistics based on 19406 answers in 2 languages »tanks riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.