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2. Where did Schlieffen propose to attack France through?

  • Britain, Spain and Italy - the hot countries.
  • Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg - the Benelux countries.
  • Holland, Britain and Spain - the Floss countries.
  • Belgium, Luxembourg and Greenland - the Benel countries.

3. Which one of these was not a reality?

  • Were met by French at the battle of the Marne which halted the German advance.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 2nd august 1914 - Germany invaded Luxembourg.

4. In what year was the original Schlieffen plan made?

  • 1908.
  • 1905.
  • 1906.
  • 1910.

5. In what year did Germany think that war with Russia was likely?

  • 1914
  • 1920
  • 1917
  • 1912

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