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2. Which of these was something that Von Molkte changed about the plan?

  • To make more men join the army.
  • To avoid invading Holland and to concentrate on an attack through Belgium.
  • To spread the army across all of the countries that had the possibility of attackin
  • 20% of the soldiers would build/fix any of their weapons.

3. Which one of these was not a reality?

  • Russia mobilised in 10 days and Germany was forced to withdraw troops from the plan to defend eastern border.
  • Germay did not take chance to take Paris, instead attacked east of capital.
  • Were met by French at the battle of the Marne which halted the German advance.
  • 2nd august 1914 - Germany invaded Luxembourg.
  • 60% of Germany's army was killed within 5 days of the plan being put into place.
  • Germans held up by belgium army, backed up BEF.

4. Where did Schlieffen say that the remaining percentage of the army should go?

  • To defend the Eastern and western borders of the country against Russian attack.
  • To spy on Russia as they were suspecting an attack from them.
  • To defend the eastern border of Germany to defend Russian attack.
  • To fly over Russia and drop bombs.

5. Who came up with the original Schlieffen plan?

  • Heidi von Schlieffen.
  • Sworvan von Schlieffen.
  • Alfred von Schlieffen.
  • Natiga von Schlieffen.

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