Wars questions This is a list of recently added questions about wars. Play wars quiz and see all the questions. During which military conflict was the term "guerrilla warfare" popularized?Peninsular War (1807–1814). The term, the diminutive form of "war" in Spanish, is usually translated as "little war", and the word guerrilla has been used to refer to the concept as early as the 18th century. It became popular during the early-19th century Peninsular War, when the Spanish people rose against the Napoleonic troops and fought against a highly superior army using the guerrilla strategy.Created by: Ninjaihard 53% WW II (1939–1945)WW II (1939–1945)7Peninsular War (1807–1814)Peninsular War (1807–1814)36Cuban Revolution (1953–1959)Cuban Revolution (1953–1959)14Nicaraguan Revolution (1962–1990)Nicaraguan Revolution (1962–1990)10etymology 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.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 22% Nazi GermanyNazi Germany146Soviet UnionSoviet Union106United KingdomUnited Kingdom280no one, because Iceland was neutral no one, because Iceland was neutral 690Iceland 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 29% Battle of NewburyBattle of Newbury53Battle of NasebyBattle of Naseby58Battle of PrestonBattle of Preston54Battle of ValverdeBattle of Valverde30battles riddles » 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.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 17% unprecedented stormunprecedented storm388Wolgast's plagueWolgast's plague261trebuchet firingtrebuchet firing217underwater damunderwater dam406sea battles riddles » Which of those countries didn't participate in Hundred Years' War?Grand Duchy of Moscow. The Hundred Years' War was a series of conflicts waged from 1337 to 1453 mainly between France and England but around 20 countries took part in it. The Grand Duchy of Moscow wasn't one of them.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 60% PortugalPortugal204ScotlandScotland166FranceFrance24Grand Duchy of MoscowGrand Duchy of Moscow598warfare 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 000642around 500 000around 500 0001624around 1 000 000around 1 000 0003525around 1 500 000around 1 500 0001190history of England riddles » With which country was Russia in war between 1904 and 1905?Japan. The Russo–Japanese War was fought over rival imperial ambitions in Manchuria and Korea. The major theatres of operations were the Liaodong Peninsula and Mukden in Southern Manchuria and the seas around Korea, Japan and the Yellow Sea.Created by: Ninjaieasy 71% JapanJapan780ChinaChina136KazakhstanKazakhstan111Austria-HungaryAustria-Hungary6020th century 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 offensiveCreated by: Tschukavery hard 28% about 300kmabout 300km113about 1000kmabout 1000km254about 3000kmabout 3000km381about 9000kmabout 9000km305World War II 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.Created by: Tschukavery hard 20% MikasaMikasa131MusashiMusashi108YamatoYamato233YamamotoYamamoto167navy 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: Tschukavery hard 26% Glock 17Glock 171099AK-74AK-74146Borchardt C93Borchardt C93747None of the above is a semi-automatic pistolNone of the above is a semi-automatic pistol788World War I riddles » Play wars quiz and see all the questions.