Do You Know The Potato Cannon?

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Do You Know The Potato Cannon?

A Potato Cannon is a toy gun that engages air pressure to propel weapons into projectile motion at high speed. The propelling force could also be from combustion of a flammable gas.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A potato cannon can also be called 
    • A. 

      Potato shooter

    • B. 

      Spud shooter

    • C. 

      Spud gun

    • D. 

      Spud cannon

  • 2. 
    Potato cannons were first used in the 
    • A. 

      World War 1

    • B. 

      World War 2

    • C. 

      American Civil War

    • D. 

      Napoleon War

  • 3. 
    The following are ways by which weapons are propelled from potato cannons except 
    • A. 

      Combustion launcher

    • B. 

      Pneumatic launcher

    • C. 

      Dry ice bomb

    • D. 

      Bomb launcher

  • 4. 
    The following are elements of combustion launchers except 
    • A. 

      Fuel system

    • B. 

      Combustion gauge

    • C. 

      Combustion chamber

    • D. 

      Ignition source

  • 5. 
    The following are components of pneumatic launchers except 
    • A. 

      Filling Valve

    • B. 

      Pressure release gauge

    • C. 

      Air chamber

    • D. 

      Barrel

  • 6. 
    Hybrid launchers consist of how many elements?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      8

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not an element of hybrid launchers? 
    • A. 

      Barrel

    • B. 

      Air filling valve

    • C. 

      Combustion chamber

    • D. 

      Ignition knob

  • 8. 
    Vacumm cannons are different because they engage 
    • A. 

      Minimal pressure

    • B. 

      Maximum pressure

    • C. 

      Negative pressure

    • D. 

      No pressure

  • 9. 
    The following are metals used in potato cannons except 
    • A. 

      Copper

    • B. 

      Aluminium

    • C. 

      Steel

    • D. 

      Zinc

  • 10. 
    The following are types of valves used in pneumatic cannons except 
    • A. 

      Piston valve

    • B. 

      Chain valve

    • C. 

      Diaphragm valve

    • D. 

      Burst disk valve

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