World War I questions This is a list of recently added questions about World War I. Play World War I quiz and see all the questions. 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.Created by: Ninjaihard 49% around 250 000around 250 000599around 500 000around 500 0001502around 1 000 000around 1 000 0003210around 1 500 000around 1 500 0001118history of England riddles » The famous WW I German long-range siege gun was used to bombard only one city. Which one?Paris. The Paris Gun was the name given to a type of German long-range siege gun, several of which were used to bombard Paris during World War I. They were in service from March to August 1918. When the guns were first employed, Parisians believed they had been bombed by a high-altitude Zeppelin, as the sound of neither an aeroplane nor a gun could be heard.Created by: Ninjaihard 49% BrusselsBrussels801VerdunVerdun4130ParisParis6326LondonLondon1560military riddles » What was the super-heavy siege artillery developed in Germany on the eve of WW I?Big Bertha is the name of a type of super-heavy siege artillery developed by the armaments manufacturer Krupp in Germany on the eve of World War I. Its barrel diameter calibre was 420 mm.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 61% Big BerthaBig Bertha9554Violent KarlViolent Karl2108Woland's AxeWoland's Axe1689PanzerfaustPanzerfaust2298Germany riddles » Which battle involved the first successful use of tanks?Battle of Cambrai. Modern scholars do not place exclusive credit for the first day on tanks but discuss the concurrent evolution of artillery, infantry and tank methods.Created by: Tschuka very hard 23% Battle of CambraiBattle of Cambrai248Battle of KurskBattle of Kursk210Battle of SommeBattle of Somme537Batlle of JutlandBatlle of Jutland43tanks riddles » What was the first mass production tank developed by Germany?A7V. The A7V was a tank introduced by Germany in 1918, during World War I. They were used in action from March to October 1918, and were the only tanks produced by Germany in World War I to be used in combat.Created by: Ninjaihard 45% LeichttraktorLeichttraktor89LK ILK I97LK IILK II72A7VA7V212history of Germany riddles » What was the name of the Red Baron's plane?Fokker Dr. I. Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen, also known as the "Red Baron", was a German fighter pilot during World War I. He is considered the ace-of-aces of the war, being officially credited with 80 air combat victories. The Fokker Dr I it became famous as the aircraft in which Manfred von Richthofen gained his last 19 victories, and in which he was killed on 21 April 1918.Created by: Tschuka very hard 33% Fokker Dr. IFokker Dr. I382Junkers J. IJunkers J. I243Hansa Brandenburg B. I.Hansa Brandenburg B. I.162Messerschmitt 110Messerschmitt 110354airplanes riddles » What was the name of the first semi-automatic pistol?Borchardt C93. The Borchardt C-93 semi-automatic pistol was designed by Hugo Borchardt in 1893 based upon the Maxim toggle-bolt design.. With about 1,100 manufactured by Loewe and nearly 2,000 more produced by Deutsche Waffen und Munitionsfabriken, the Borchardt C-93 was the first mass-produced semi-automatic pistol. Created by: Tschuka very hard 26% Glock 17Glock 171047AK-74AK-74128Borchardt C93Borchardt C93701None of the above is a semi-automatic pistolNone of the above is a semi-automatic pistol730technical 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 50% United KingdomUnited Kingdom3106FranceFrance1204GermanyGermany5729RussiaRussia1222history riddles » What was the maximum effective range of the Paris Gun?130 km. The Paris Gun was a German long-range siege gun used to bombard Paris during World War I. The gun was capable of firing a 94 kilogram (210 lb) shell to a maximum altitude of 40 kilometers (25 miles, 131,000 ft). It was the first time for human-made object to reach stratosphere.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% 5 km5 km104915 km15 km322345 km45 km5575130 km130 km9253Paris riddles » This strange object was built on the coast of Great Britain. What is it?Acoustic mirror. Prior to World War II and the invention of radar, acoustic mirrors were built as early warning devices around the coasts of Great Britain, with the aim of detecting airborne invasions. The development of radar put an end to further experimentation with the technique.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% sun clocksun clock2073storm detectorstorm detector1300acoustic mirroracoustic mirror15364emergency radio receiveremergency radio receiver2278Great Britain riddles » Play weapons quiz and see all the questions.