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. When was the first successful human torpedo attack launched?In 1918. Although the term human torpedo is usually associated with Japan during the WW II, it was actually developed much earlier. On 1 November 1918, an Italian manned torpedo nicknamed Mignatta sank the Austrian battleship Viribus Unitis and the freighter Wien using limpet mines. It was the first successful attack of its kind.Created by: Ninjaihard 58% in 1863in 186329in 1918in 1918148in 1941in 194150in 1943in 194328Italy 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 000678around 500 000around 500 0001709around 1 000 000around 1 000 0003677around 1 500 000around 1 500 0001242history 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% BrusselsBrussels850VerdunVerdun4363ParisParis6692LondonLondon1631military 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 Bertha10164Violent KarlViolent Karl2238Woland's AxeWoland's Axe1798PanzerfaustPanzerfaust2409Germany 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: Tschukavery hard 23% Battle of CambraiBattle of Cambrai283Battle of KurskBattle of Kursk233Battle of SommeBattle of Somme620Batlle of JutlandBatlle of Jutland53tanks 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 43% LeichttraktorLeichttraktor408LK ILK I350LK IILK II235A7VA7V766history 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: Tschukavery hard 35% Fokker Dr. IFokker Dr. I539Junkers J. IJunkers J. I316Hansa Brandenburg B. I.Hansa Brandenburg B. I.222Messerschmitt 110Messerschmitt 110449airplanes 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 171133AK-74AK-74156Borchardt C93Borchardt C93775None of the above is a semi-automatic pistolNone of the above is a semi-automatic pistol823technical 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 Kingdom3327FranceFrance1294GermanyGermany6122RussiaRussia1289history 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 km109215 km15 km340745 km45 km5850130 km130 km9662Paris riddles » Play weapons quiz and see all the questions.