Wars questions This is a list of recently added questions about wars. Play wars quiz and see all the questions. The elephant on the picture was trade on ...A fighting elephant. The main purpose of the fighting elephants was to make a panic in the ranks of the enemy or to break the pattern of the enemy. 34 battles with elephants were documented. The elephants were also sometimes used during a castle attack. They were then equipped with heavy armor and were used in various ways, such as girders for gates or a base for ladders. It was attempted to use wild elephants (lions or rhinos) against wildlife elephants, but this was not effective by lack of control over them.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskaeasy 78% attraction during the paradeattraction during the parade381a fighting elephanta fighting elephant2969work during winterwork during winter69protection of the gate of the palaceprotection of the gate of the palace371animals riddles » In XX century Poland declared war only once. On which country?Japan. Poland declared war on Japan on 20th December 194 as most of WW2 allies. Though Empire of Japan refused to accept a state of war due to friendly relations between the two countries. Despite that legally the state of war lasted until 8th February 1957. It might be the longest war without any clash.Created by: smyruaverage 60% GermanyGermany2802JapanJapan9047UkraineUkraine2128VietnamVietnam1027history of Poland riddles » Which army used anti-tank dogs during the WW2?Soviets. Anti-tank dogs were taught to carry explosives to tanks. The original idea was for a dog to release the bomb and return to the operator, but it was unsuccessful and replaced by an impact detonation procedure. The U.S. military trained anti-tank dogs in 1943 for use against fortifications, but never deployed them.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% GermansGermans7317SovietsSoviets25414JapaneseJapanese2799AmericansAmericans1719tanks riddles » In which war did jet aircraft fight each other for the first time?Korean War. For the initial months of the war, the P-80 Shooting Star, F9F Panther, and other jets under the UN flag dominated North Korea's prop-driven air force. The Chinese intervention in late October 1950 brought MiG-15 Fagot to battle, one of the world's most advanced jet fighters. MiGs were often steered by well trained Soviet pilots, so the aerial warfare continued till the end of the war. Created by: Riho Ishiihard 45% World War 2World War 25676First Indochina WarFirst Indochina War1154Korean WarKorean War8463Vietnam WarVietnam War3352planes riddles » From which country did the Netherlands gain independence in 1579?Spain. Dutch struggle for independence lasted for 80 years between the Union of Utrecht in 1569 and the Peace of Münster in 1648.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 51% GermanyGermany2509FranceFrance3461EnglandEngland1703SpainSpain8033history of Spain riddles » Which country resisted Mongol invasion attempts?Japan resisted two attempts of naval invasions (the second with the help of typhoon known as Kamikaze). With the exception of the occupation of Japan at the end of World War II, these failed invasion attempts are the closest Japan has come to being conquered by a foreign power in the last 1500 years.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 52% HungaryHungary2891JapanJapan7528ChinaChina2381Abbasid CaliphateAbbasid Caliphate1584history of Japan riddles » Which country took part in the largest naval conflict since World War II? United Kingdom. The Falklands War was the largest naval conflict after 1945. All other major wars after World War II (Korea, Vietnam, Iraq etc.) were fought on land.Created by: Kinga Haverage 64% United KingdomUnited Kingdom17097United StatesUnited States6716Soviet UnionSoviet Union1878FranceFrance637naval warfare riddles » Which southern EU country holds mandatory military service for men?Greece. There is a long and still continued history of conflicts and tensions between Greece and Turkey. Between 1974-2002, Greece was in the state of general mobilization due to the crisis in Cyprus.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 64% PortugalPortugal2699SpainSpain2592ItalyItaly3844GreeceGreece16809history of Greece riddles » Which country had invaded Sweden in the past, causing Stockholm Bloodbath?Denmark. In 1520, a conflict arose between Swedish pro-unionists (in favor of the Kalmar Union, then dominated by Denmark) and anti-unionists (supporters of Swedish independence). This ended with intervention Danish forces under the command of King Christian II. Around 80-90 anti-unionists (mostly nobility and clergy) were subsequently executed.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% GermanyGermany730RussiaRussia2647DenmarkDenmark7866Pagan LithuaniaPagan Lithuania2182history of Scandinavia riddles » In which war did the most American soldiers die?American Civil War. It is estimated that the American Civil War caused death of 625,000 soldiers. Second World War costed US the lives of 405,000 soldiers. Numbers for First World War and Vietnam War are much smaller, 116,000 and 58,000 respectively.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 62% American Civil WarAmerican Civil War12718World War IWorld War I829World War IIWorld War II1770Vietnam WarVietnam War5071history of the United States riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.