Battles questions This is a list of recently added questions about battles. Play battles quiz and see all the questions. The Battle of Leyte Gulf was the largest naval battle of World War II. What country does it belong to?The Philippines. The battle was fought from 23–26 October 1944 between combined American and Australian forces and the Imperial Japanese Navy. It ended with decisive Allied victory and left Japanese naval capabilities crippled. It was also the first battle in which Japanese aircraft carried out organized kamikaze attacks.Created by: Ninjaihard 40% the Solomon Islandsthe Solomon Islands99IndonesiaIndonesia75JapanJapan128the Philippinesthe Philippines203World War II riddles » Which battle prevented the Roman Empire's expansion east of the Rhine river? Battle of the Teutoburg Forest. The battle took place in the Teutoburg Forest in 9 CE between an alliance of Germanic and tribes Roman legions and their auxiliaries. Its outcome is regarded as "Rome's greatest defeat", and as "a turning-point in world history". The Romans never again attempted to conquer the Germanic territories east of the Rhine river.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 62% Battle of the Caudine ForksBattle of the Caudine Forks18Battle of StrasbourgBattle of Strasbourg30Battle of AlesiaBattle of Alesia27 Battle of the Teutoburg Forest Battle of the Teutoburg Forest124Rome riddles » The fleet of which country was defeated in the Battle of Lepanto?Ottoman Empire. The Battle of Lepanto (7 October 1571) was a naval engagement between the allied Christian forces of the Holy League and the Ottoman Empire. It was the largest naval battle in Western history since classical antiquity, involving more than 400 warships. The victory of the Holy League marked the turning-point of Ottoman expansion into the Mediterranean, although the Ottoman wars in Europe would continue for another century.Created by: Ninjaihard 58% SpainSpain21Republic of VeniceRepublic of Venice22United KingdomUnited Kingdom9Ottoman EmpireOttoman Empire74Ottoman Empire riddles » Where was the Battle of the Nations fought?In Leipzig. The Battle of Leipzig or Battle of the Nations was fought from 16 to 19 October 1813, at Leipzig, Saxony. The coalition armies of Russia, Prussia, Austria, and Sweden decisively defeated the French army of Napoleon I. The battle involved 600,000 soldiers and 2,200 artillery pieces, making it the largest battle in Europe prior to World War I.Created by: Ninjaihard 52% in Waterlooin Waterloo886in Borodinoin Borodino233in Leipzigin Leipzig1436in Trafalgarin Trafalgar179history riddles » What was the decisive battle of the First English Civil War?Battle of Naseby. The Battle of Naseby was a decisive engagement of the First English Civil War, fought on 14 June 1645 between the main Royalist army of King Charles I and the Parliamentarian New Model Army, commanded by Sir Thomas Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell. Parliament’s New Model Army scored a convincing victory and within a year the king, Charles I, was a prisoner of his enemies.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 31% Battle of NewburyBattle of Newbury90Battle of NasebyBattle of Naseby106Battle of PrestonBattle of Preston90Battle of ValverdeBattle of Valverde49wars 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.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 68% American Civil WarAmerican Civil War966Franco-Prussian WarFranco-Prussian War156Thirty Years' WarThirty Years' War177First World WarFirst World War116history 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.Created by: Ninjaihard 44% Ottone DoriaOttone Doria318Philip VI of FrancePhilip VI of France2195John of BohemiaJohn of Bohemia2359Charles I of MonacoCharles I of Monaco424history 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.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 36% provoking Englishmen with their naked bottomsprovoking Englishmen with their naked bottoms1749shouting curse words towards the Englishmenshouting curse words towards the Englishmen683eating breakfasteating breakfast1758celebrating masscelebrating mass569history of England 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.Created by: Ninjaihard 50% around 250 000around 250 000679around 500 000around 500 0001713around 1 000 000around 1 000 0003691around 1 500 000around 1 500 0001244World 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.Created by: Ninjaihard 55% Węgierska GórkaWęgierska Górka1859Huta PolańskaHuta Polańska549Nowa CerekwiaNowa Cerekwia456Nowogród BobrzańskiNowogród Bobrzański461Poland riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.