Sunday, October 24, 1999
Military Quiz 6 Answers
Constructed by Chuang Shyue Chou
Q1) What is the Battle of Leipzig in 1813 also known as?
The Battle of Nations.
Q2) Which submachine gun was used by the Finns in the Winter War in 1939? (Name the series.)
Q3) Name two Westland fighters that were armed with four cannons.
Westland Whirlwind, Westland Wyvern and Westland Welkin.
Q4) Name five nations which operated the F-104.
West Germany, Italy, Taiwan, USA, Pakistan.
Q5) Which year did Constantinople fall to the Turks?
Q6) What is the calibre of a M1911A automatic?
Q7) Who destroyed more pieces of equipment including vehicles, AT guns, ships, aircraft, Hans Rudel or Michael Whittmann?
Q8) What is the direct successor to the Fairey Swordfish?
Q9) Which Fleet Air Arm success did the Japanese model their strike on a year later and which capital ships were hit in that excursion?
Taranto. Conte Di Cavour, Caio Duilio, Littorio.
Q10) Who did Napoleon defeated in the Battle of the Pyramids?
Mamelukes. Descendents of Eygptian slave warriors.