The outbreak of war

1

How long did it take to draw up the Schlieffen Plan?

2

Who was Alfred von Schlieffen?

3

What was the underlying belief on which the Schlieffen Plan was based?

4

Which of these aspects of the Schlieffen Plan was not a major contributory factor to the outbreak of war?

5

Who thought the fatherland was in danger?

6

When did the German army ask permission to go through Belgium?

7

How long did Russia take to mobilise?

8

How did Bethmann-Hollweg describe Britain's 1839 treaty with Belgium?

9

What do the letters BEF stand for?

10

At which battle was the Schlieffen Plan eventually halted?