10 most difficult history of Germany riddles A list of ten (out of 19) history of Germany related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly History of Germany 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 25% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding25%with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification13%with a folk celebration of harvestwith a folk celebration of harvest31%celebration of the first beer of a seasoncelebration of the first beer of a season28%Created by: Bob Stanley. Statistics based on 4945 answers in 5 languages »festivals riddles » Under whose leadership did the Germans defeat the Romans in 9 AD in the Teutoburg Forest?Cherusk. Arminius was a chieftain of the Germanic Cherusci tribe who famously led an allied coalition of Germanic tribes to a decisive victory against three Roman legions in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest in 9 AD. An auxiliary lieutenant to the Roman general Publius Quinctilius Varus, Arminius used his knowledge of Roman tactics to ambush and destroy the legions.very hard 27% GothsGoths44%MarcomanMarcoman20%CheruskCherusk27%HerulsHeruls8%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 700 answers in 2 languages »ancient Rome 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 30% Anti-fascist Protection RampartAnti-fascist Protection Rampart30%Atomic Safety WallAtomic Safety Wall8%Wall of PeaceWall of Peace49%Counterintelligence Fortified ZoneCounterintelligence Fortified Zone11%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8224 answers in 5 languages »Berlin 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.very hard 35% Fokker Dr. IFokker Dr. I35%Junkers J. IJunkers J. I20%Hansa Brandenburg B. I.Hansa Brandenburg B. I.13%Messerschmitt 110Messerschmitt 11030%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1280 answers in 2 languages »airplanes 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.hard 43% LeichttraktorLeichttraktor22%LK ILK I20%LK IILK II13%A7VA7V43%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 959 answers in 2 languages »World War I 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 46% MoscowMoscow36%WarsawWarsaw6%ParisParis46%StockholmStockholm10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 18317 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 46% AustrianAustrian42%BavarianBavarian46%SwabianSwabian7%North Low SaxonNorth Low Saxon3%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 25449 answers in 2 languages »Nazis riddles » How many of Panzerkampfwagen VIII Maus tanks was built?2. Panzerkampfwagen VIII Maus was a German World War II super-heavy tank completed in late 1944. It is the heaviest fully enclosed armoured fighting vehicle ever built. Five were ordered, but only two were completed before the testing grounds were captured by the advancing Soviet forces.hard 49% 1114%2249%3319%4415%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2446 answers in 3 languages »tanks 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 50% United KingdomUnited Kingdom27%FranceFrance10%GermanyGermany50%RussiaRussia10%Created by: Debbie Fox. Statistics based on 11497 answers in 2 languages »history 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 51% BayerBayer13%VolkswagenVolkswagen51%SiemensSiemens6%All of themAll of them28%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 25072 answers in 2 languages »Nazi riddles » Play history of Germany quiz and see all the questions.