placeholder image to represent content

World War II: 1942-45 Europe

Quiz by Steve Quesinberry

Feel free to use or edit a copy

includes Teacher and Student dashboards

Measure skills
from any curriculum

Tag the questions with any skills you have. Your dashboard will track each student's mastery of each skill.

With a free account, teachers can
  • edit the questions
  • save a copy for later
  • start a class game
  • automatically assign follow-up activities based on students’ scores
  • assign as homework
  • share a link with colleagues
  • print as a bubble sheet

Our brand new solo games combine with your quiz, on the same screen

Correct quiz answers unlock more play!

New Quizalize solo game modes
18 questions
Show answers
  • Q1
    What was the date of Operation Overlord?
    Question Image
    June 6. 1040
    December 7, 1941
    September 1, 1939
    June 6, 1944
    30s
  • Q2
    Who was the U.S. commander in the European Theater, who oversaw the D-Day invasion of Normandy, France?
    Question Image
    Patton
    Churchill
    Montgomery
    Eisenhower
    30s
  • Q3
    What happened to Rommel at the end of the war?
    Question Image
    killed in combat
    Suicide, body burned
    Suicide to save family
    shot; body abused
    30s
  • Q4
    What happened to Hitler at the end of the war?
    Question Image
    Suicide to save family
    Suicide, body burned
    shot; body abused
    killed in combat
    30s
  • Q5
    What happened to Mussolini at the end of the war?
    Question Image
    shot; body abused
    Suicide to save family
    killed in combat
    Suicide, body burned
    30s
  • Q6
    This was a bomber that flew for the USA over Germany during WWII.
    Question Image
    B-24
    Spitfire
    Hurricane
    Stuka
    30s
  • Q7
    This was the most famous bomber that flew for the USA over Germany during WWII.
    Question Image
    Spitfire
    Stuka
    Hurricane
    B-17
    30s
  • Q8
    The worst beach on D-Day.
    Question Image
    Sword
    Omaha
    Utah
    Gold
    20s
  • Q9
    Two British beaches on D-Day.
    Question Image
    Juno & Gold
    Utah & Juno
    Gold & Sword
    Omaha & Utah
    20s
  • Q10
    After taking North Africa, where did the Allies go next?
    Question Image
    Sicily
    France
    Italy
    Germany
    20s
  • Q11
    When did the American's bomb?
    Question Image
    Day
    Night
    20s
  • Q12
    When did the British bomb?
    Question Image
    Day
    Night
    20s
  • Q13
    Whose bombing strategy was "pinpoint" bombing?
    Question Image
    Germans
    British
    French
    Americans
    20s
  • Q14
    Whose bombing strategy was "saturation" bombing?
    Question Image
    British
    Americans
    French
    Germans
    20s
  • Q15
    What word did I use to describe what happened to the Germans because of the 2-front war?
    Question Image
    Baked
    Boiled
    Sandwich
    Casserole
    20s

Teachers give this quiz to your class