Do You Know Combat Shotgun?

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Do You Know Combat Shotgun? - Quiz

Shotguns are one of the oldest guns used in history. In light of that, you may have seen one before. I offer you some fun questions on it then.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of the following people first produced the shot gun?

    • A.

      Dutch

    • B.

      German

    • C.

      British

    • D.

      Japanese

    Correct Answer
    A. Dutch
    Explanation
    The Dutch were the first to produce the shotgun.

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  • 2. 

    It was first invented in what century?

    • A.

      15th

    • B.

      16th

    • C.

      17th

    • D.

      18th

    Correct Answer
    B. 16th
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 16th. This suggests that the invention being referred to was first created in the 16th century.

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  • 3. 

    Lead shot + larger bullets in shot guns are known as ______________

    • A.

      Buck and ball

    • B.

      Shot and nod

    • C.

      Ball and cron

    • D.

      Pros and cons

    Correct Answer
    A. Buck and ball
    Explanation
    Lead shot and larger bullets in shotguns are known as "buck and ball." This term refers to the combination of smaller lead shot pellets and larger bullets loaded together in a shotgun shell. The purpose of using buck and ball ammunition is to increase the effectiveness and versatility of the shotgun, allowing it to be used for both short-range shot patterns and longer-range single projectile shots.

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  • 4. 

    The smaller lead shots loaded with larger bullets by the Americans is called_________

    • A.

      Buckshot

    • B.

      Buckle

    • C.

      Brinkle

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Buckshot
    Explanation
    Buckshot refers to smaller lead shots that are loaded with larger bullets by the Americans. This ammunition is commonly used in shotguns for hunting or self-defense purposes. Buckshot provides a wider spread of projectiles, increasing the chances of hitting a target. It is a popular choice for shooting at close range and is effective against larger game or multiple targets.

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  • 5. 

    Which of the following battles used shot guns extensively?

    • A.

      Battle of pegasus

    • B.

      Battle of Athens

    • C.

      Battle of the spartans

    • D.

      Battle of New Orleans

    Correct Answer
    D. Battle of New Orleans
    Explanation
    The Battle of New Orleans is the correct answer because shot guns were extensively used in this battle. The battle took place in 1815 during the War of 1812 between the United States and Great Britain. The American forces, led by General Andrew Jackson, utilized shot guns to great effect against the British troops. The shot guns allowed for a wide spread of projectiles, causing significant damage to the enemy ranks. This contributed to the American victory in the battle.

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  • 6. 

    When did Battle of New Orleans  for occur?

    • A.

      1823

    • B.

      1820

    • C.

      1814

    • D.

      1890

    Correct Answer
    C. 1814
    Explanation
    The Battle of New Orleans occurred in 1814. This battle was a significant event in the War of 1812 between the United States and the British Empire. It took place in New Orleans, Louisiana, and resulted in a decisive American victory. The battle is notable for being fought after the signing of the Treaty of Ghent, which officially ended the war, but news of the treaty had not yet reached the troops. General Andrew Jackson led the American forces to victory, solidifying his reputation as a national hero.

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  • 7. 

    Remington M870  is a slide action type

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Maybe

    • D.

      I don't know

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The Remington M870 is indeed a slide action type of firearm. This means that the action of the gun is operated by manually sliding a forend back and forth, which cycles the rounds and ejects spent casings. This type of action is commonly found in pump-action shotguns like the M870. So, the statement "Remington M870 is a slide action type" is true.

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  • 8. 

    Mosserberg 590A1 is a type of shot gun.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Maybe

    • D.

      I don't know

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement states that the Mosserberg 590A1 is a type of shotgun. This means that the statement is true.

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  • 9. 

    Benelli M1014 is a manual shot gun

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Maybe

    • D.

      I don't know

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is false because the Benelli M1014 is not a manual shotgun. The Benelli M1014 is actually a semi-automatic shotgun. Unlike a manual shotgun, which requires the user to manually chamber each round, a semi-automatic shotgun automatically chambers a new round after each shot, allowing for faster and more efficient shooting.

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  • 10. 

    Benelli M1014 is grouped as a semi-automatic shot gun.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Maybe

    • D.

      I don't know

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The Benelli M1014 is classified as a semi-automatic shotgun. This means that it is designed to automatically chamber a new round after each shot fired, allowing for a quicker rate of fire compared to pump-action shotguns. Semi-automatic shotguns are popular among hunters, sport shooters, and law enforcement officers for their ease of use and reliability. The Benelli M1014, in particular, is a well-known and highly regarded semi-automatic shotgun used by military and law enforcement agencies around the world.

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