Do You Know Espionage?

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Do You Know Espionage? - Quiz

Espionage is the obtaining of information considered secret or confidential without the permission of the holder of the information. It can be committed by an individual or a spy ring, in the service of a government or company, or operating independently.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these 2 are known spies are from the Bible?
    • A. 

      Joshua and Caleb

    • B. 

      Moses and Aaron

    • C. 

      Jacob and Esau

    • D. 

      Cain and Abel

  • 2. 
    What did the Aztecs call their spies?
    • A. 

      Jaguar

    • B. 

      Pochtecas

    • C. 

      Eagle

    • D. 

      Otomies

  • 3. 
    Who is attributed to have established many of the modern espionage methods?
    • A. 

      Winston Churchill

    • B. 

      Richard Haldane

    • C. 

      Walsingham

    • D. 

      Pyotr Rachkovsky

  • 4. 
    What was the 19th century strategic rivalry and conflict between the British Empire and Russian Empire throughout Central Asia called?
    • A. 

      The Dreyfus Affair

    • B. 

      The Cold War

    • C. 

      The Hound of Baskerville

    • D. 

      The Great Game

  • 5. 
    Who wrote the famous spy book, Kim?
    • A. 

      Rudyard Kipling

    • B. 

      Agatha Christie

    • C. 

      Arthur Conan Doyle

    • D. 

      Jules Verne

  • 6. 
    Which was the first permanent military intelligence service established?
    • A. 

      GRU

    • B. 

      Evidenzbureau

    • C. 

      CIA

    • D. 

      MI-6

  • 7. 
    In which year was the Deuxieme Bureau established in France?
    • A. 

      1875

    • B. 

      1870

    • C. 

      1871

    • D. 

      1873

  • 8. 
    Who was the first chief of the British Secret Service?
    • A. 

      Sir Richard White

    • B. 

      Sir Stewart Menzies

    • C. 

      Sir Maurice Oldfield

    • D. 

      William Melville

  • 9. 
    In which year was the Okhrana initially formed?
    • A. 

      1880

    • B. 

      1881

    • C. 

      1883

    • D. 

      1878

  • 10. 
    Who is the author of the Dreyfus Affair?
    • A. 

      Robert Ludlum

    • B. 

      Alfred Dreyfus

    • C. 

      Graham Greene

    • D. 

      John Buchan

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