10 most difficult history of Germany riddles A list of history of Germany related questions that are most often answered incorrectly History quiz 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).very hard 27% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding27%with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification11%with a folk celebration of harvestwith a folk celebration of harvest32%celebration of the first beer of a seasoncelebration of the first beer of a season28%Created by: Bob Stanley. Statistics based on 3895 answers in 4 languages »festivals riddles » How was the Berlin Wall officially called in the German Democratic Republic?Anti-fascist Protection Rampart. The name implied that West Germany had not been fully de-Nazified. Before the Wall's erection, 3.5 million East Germans defected from the GDR. Between 1961 and 1989, the wall prevented almost all such emigration.very hard 31% Anti-fascist Protection RampartAnti-fascist Protection Rampart31%Atomic Safety WallAtomic Safety Wall8%Wall of PeaceWall of Peace49%Counterintelligence Fortified ZoneCounterintelligence Fortified Zone10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 5668 answers in 4 languages »Berlin 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.hard 47% MoscowMoscow36%WarsawWarsaw6%ParisParis47%StockholmStockholm10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 13104 answers in 4 languages »history of France 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.hard 48% AustrianAustrian40%BavarianBavarian48%SwabianSwabian7%North Low SaxonNorth Low Saxon3%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14671 answers in 2 languages »Nazis 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.hard 51% ParisParis11%Troyes (modern France)Troyes (modern France)21%Liege (modern Belgium)Liege (modern Belgium)15%Aachen (modern Germany)Aachen (modern Germany)51%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15673 answers in 2 languages »kings of Europe riddles » Which major German company was founded by the Nazis?Volkswagen was founded on 28 May 1937 as the "Society for the preparation of the German People's Car", by the Nazi German Labor Front. The purpose of the company was to manufacture "people's car" Volkswagen Beetle.hard 52% BayerBayer13%VolkswagenVolkswagen52%SiemensSiemens7%All of themAll of them26%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 16593 answers in 2 languages »Nazi 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.hard 53% United KingdomUnited Kingdom27%FranceFrance9%GermanyGermany53%RussiaRussia9%Created by: Debbie Fox. Statistics based on 6751 answers in 2 languages »World War I 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.hard 59% Charlemagne's Frankish EmpireCharlemagne's Frankish Empire14%The Holy Roman EmpireThe Holy Roman Empire59%Kingdom of PrussiaKingdom of Prussia19%Confederation of the RhineConfederation of the Rhine6%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 13838 answers in 4 languages »history of Europe riddles » 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.average 60% Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler16%Karl DönitzKarl Dönitz60%Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl10%Joseph GoebbelsJoseph Goebbels12%Created by: lubiesezamki. Statistics based on 7175 answers in 2 languages »leaders 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.average 63% West BerlinWest Berlin63%East BerlinEast Berlin17%both were similar in sizeboth were similar in size4%at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was biggerat first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger14%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 20293 answers in 2 languages »Cold War riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.