10 most difficult wars riddles A list of ten (out of 21) wars related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Wars quiz What prevented the sea landing of Danish army during the Wolgast defence in 1148?Trebuchet firing. Trebuchet was West Slavs weapon of choice during that time and thanks to its very accurate firing they were able to stop the enemy during Wolgast's defence.very hard 17% unprecedented stormunprecedented storm30%Wolgast's plagueWolgast's plague20%trebuchet firingtrebuchet firing17%underwater damunderwater dam31%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1282 answers in 2 languages »sea battles riddles » What was the name of the Japanese flagship during the Battle of Tsushima? (currently a museum ship in Yokosuka)Mikasa is a pre-dreadnought battleship built for the Imperial Japanese Navy. After 1922, Mikasa was decommissioned in accordance with the Washington Naval Treaty and preserved as a museum ship at Yokosuka. Mikasa is the last remaining example of a pre-dreadnought battleship anywhere in the world.very hard 20% MikasaMikasa20%MusashiMusashi17%YamatoYamato36%YamamotoYamamoto25%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 647 answers in 2 languages »navy riddles » Who invaded Iceland during the WW II in 1940?United Kingdom. Following the German invasion of Denmark and Norway, the British government became increasingly concerned that Germany would soon try to establish a military presence in Iceland. After failing to persuade the Icelandic government to join the Allies, the UK invaded on the morning of 10 May 1940.very hard 23% Nazi GermanyNazi Germany11%Soviet UnionSoviet Union8%United KingdomUnited Kingdom23%no one, because Iceland was neutral no one, because Iceland was neutral 56%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1237 answers in 2 languages »Iceland riddles » The Pacific War took place in the South America in years 1879 to 1883. Which territory was the conflict zone?Atacama Desert. In the 19th century, there were no clear borders defined between Peru, Bolivia and Chile in the area of the Atacama desert. This became a problem with the discovery of valuable sodium nitrate deposits in the area.very hard 26% Central AndesCentral Andes11%Atacama DesertAtacama Desert26%PatagoniaPatagonia25%Falkland IslandsFalkland Islands36%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8058 answers in 2 languages »Chile 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. very hard 26% Glock 17Glock 1739%AK-74AK-745%Borchardt C93Borchardt C9326%None of the above is a semi-automatic pistolNone of the above is a semi-automatic pistol28%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 2801 answers in 2 languages »World War I riddles » How many trenches were dug during the Battle of Kursk?About 9000km. The Battle of Kursk was a Second World War engagement between German and Soviet forces on the Eastern Front near Kursk in the Soviet Union during July and August 1943. The battle began with the launch of the German offensivevery hard 29% about 300kmabout 300km10%about 1000kmabout 1000km23%about 3000kmabout 3000km36%about 9000kmabout 9000km29%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1080 answers in 2 languages »World War II 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.very hard 29% Battle of NewburyBattle of Newbury28%Battle of NasebyBattle of Naseby29%Battle of PrestonBattle of Preston27%Battle of ValverdeBattle of Valverde14%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 216 answers in 2 languages »battles 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. hard 45% World War 2World War 230%First Indochina WarFirst Indochina War6%Korean WarKorean War45%Vietnam WarVietnam War17%Created by: Riho Ishii. Statistics based on 19896 answers in 2 languages »Korea 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.hard 50% around 250 000around 250 0009%around 500 000around 500 00023%around 1 000 000around 1 000 00050%around 1 500 000around 1 500 00017%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 7007 answers in 3 languages »history of England 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.hard 51% GermanyGermany15%FranceFrance21%EnglandEngland10%SpainSpain51%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16757 answers in 2 languages »history of Spain riddles » Play wars quiz and see all the questions.