The World War is a large scale war in which multiple countries are involved while impacting the whole world. Historically two such wars namely (World War I or WWI, and World War II or WWII) are fought.

After WWII, the United Nations was formed so as to maintain the peace of the world.

Given below are basic general knowledge MCQs on world wars.

Total world wars fought between nations:

  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5

Correct answer: 1. 2


The opponents in world war I were:

  1. British vs Germans
  2. Japanese vs Chinese
  3. USA vs Japanese
  4. Portugal vs UK

Correct answer: 1. British vs Germans


World war I lasted for almost _____ years:

  1. 2 years
  2. 3 years
  3. 4 years
  4. 8 years

Correct answer: 3. 4 years

World wat 1 lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918


World war II lasted for almost ___ years:

  1. 3 years
  2. 6 years
  3. 9 years
  4. 12 years

Correct answer: 2. 6 years

World war II lasted from 1939 to 1945


United Nations was formed:

  1. Before WWI
  2. After WWI
  3. Before WWII
  4. After WWII

Correct answer: 4. After WWII

United Nations was formed after WWII, its objective was to maintain the peace of world


President of USA during WWII:

  1. Harry Trumen
  2. Franklin D. Roosevelt
  3. Gerald Ford
  4. John F Kennedy

Correct answer: 2. Franklin Roosevelt