WORLD WAR ONE
1. Who was assassinated in Sarajevo, sparking the war?
 Archduke Franz Ferdinand
2. Who played Captain Darling in Blackadder Goes Forth?
 Tim McInnerney
3. The Central Powers opposed to the allies consisted of Germany, Austro-Hungary and which other empire?
 Turkey / Ottoman Empire
4. What was the name of the German Kaiser during the war?
 Wilhelm
5. What was the only major naval battle between the German and British navies?
 Battle of Jutland
6. What’s the common name for the British soldier who helped organise Arab resistance to the Turks?
 Lawrence of Arabia
7. The Camel biplane played a large part in the aerial war. Which company manufactured it?
 Sopwith
8. The armistice with Germany was signed on 11th November 1918, in what kind of structure?
 A railway carriage
9. What’s the name of the Turkish peninsula where the allies launched a disastrous invasion attempt in 1916?
 Gallipoli
10. Who wrote A Farewell to Arms, set during the war?
 Ernest Hemingway