Quiz: Most Americans Won't Get Over 50% On This World War II Test. Can You?

How much do you know about "The Big One?"

Saving Private Ryan
DreamWorks Pictures
 Jun 24, 2020
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


Which country did Germany invade first in World War II?
Poland
Switzerland
Russia

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:


Which event led the United States to enter World War II?
The Invasion Of Normandy
The Battle Of The Blitz
The Bombing Of Pearl Harbor

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:


Where is Pearl Harbor located?
Florida
Hawaii
California

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:


Who was the leader of Germany during World War II?
Joseph Stalin
Adolf Hitler
Benito Mussolini

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


Which was not an Axis during World War II?
Germany
Italy
France

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:


Who was one of the U.S. presidents during World War II?
Harry Truman
Teddy Roosevelt
John F. Kennedy

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


Who became the symbol of the working woman in U.S. during the war?
Wonder Woman
Rosie the Riveter
Tokyo Rose

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:


Who was the British Prime Minister during WWII?
Margaret Thatcher
Teresa May
Winston Churchill

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:


What was the code name of the creation of the atom bomb?
Washington Project
Manhattan Project
New York Project

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer:


Who won the Battle of Midway?
The United States
Germany
The U.S.S.R.

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:


What was one of the code names for the beaches during the Normandy invasion?
Omaha
Seattle
New York

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:


How many atomic bombs were dropped on Japan?
1
3
2

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer:


Who was the leader of the U.S.S.R. during World War II?
Fidel Castro
Joseph Stalin
Vladimir Lenin

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer:


How long after the attack on Pearl Harbor did it take the U.S. to declare war on Japan?
Six months
One year
One day

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:


Who was the leader of Japan during WWII?
Michinomiya Hirohito
Kinjō Tennō
Mao Zedong

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:


Which branch of the military did John. F. Kennedy serve in during WWII?
Navy
Army
Marines

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:


In which French area were the D-Day landings?
Paris
Normandy
Cannes

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:


Which famous World War II general, who just before retreating from the Philippines in 1942 said, "We shall return?"
Douglas MacArthur
John J. Pershing
Dwight D. Eisenhower
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

WWII's battles between countries and regions and the events and treaties created for both war and peace continue to inform us as to the world we live in, even today. Pearl Harbor, Normandy, Iwo Jima, Stalingrad, and... well, the list of battles is endless. These are just a few that took place in WWII during the years1939-1945.

Are you a history buff? Do you love to study the strategies that led different factions into battle? Do you like to read about what caused a country and its peoples to take up arms? Do you get into long conversations about how these battles will continue to affect the world we live in for centuries to come? Do you know everything there is to know about WWII? Do you know about the economy of the world's countries before and after the war? Do you know who the Axis and Allied nations were? Do you know what started and ended it for the countries involved? Do you know the winners and losers and the personalities both sides?

If you said "yes" to any of these questions, this is the quiz for you! To find out how much you know about WWII and the battles that took place in "The Big One," what countries won the war and who admitted eventual defeat in battle, we challenge you to take this easy and fun quiz! It looks like you may have your own battle ahead, and we wish you the best of luck on the quiz battlefield!