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Question 1: Soon a regular service was in operation, based first at Tours and later at ________.

Question 2: Trochu changed his plan and allowed Vinoy to make a demonstration against the Prussians west of the ________.

Question 3: The kingdoms of Bavaria, Württemberg, Saxony, the states of Baden and Hesse, and the free cities of Hamburg and Bremen were unified with the North German Confederation to create the ________.
German EmpireHoly Roman EmpireGerman colonial empireAustria–Hungary

Question 4: A ________ was employed during the course of the siege, pigeons were regularly taken out of Paris by balloon.
AirmailAirmail stampPigeon postZeppelin mail

Question 5: The Prussians had secured their victory in the ________.
Franco-Prussian WarAlsace-LorraineGerman EmpireOtto von Bismarck

Question 6: Moltke was also worried that insufficient winter supplies were reaching the German armies invading the city, as ________ such as tuberculosis were breaking out amongst the besieging soldiers.

Question 7: Bismarck immediately ordered the city to be bombarded with heavy caliber ________ siege guns.
GermanyAdolf HitlerKruppNuremberg Trials

Question 8: The preliminary peace treaty was signed at ________ and the final peace treaty was signed with the Treaty of Frankfurt on May 10, 1871.

Question 9: [2] Balloon mail was also used to overcome the communications ________, with a rate of 20 cents per letter.
BlockadeNaval warfareMilitary historyChemical warfare

Question 10: General Carey de Bellemare commanded the strongest fortress north of Paris at ________.
AubervilliersSaint-DenisLa CourneuveDrancy

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