What Do You Know Of Torpedoes?

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What Do You Know Of Torpedoes? - Quiz

Torpedoes are modern weapons used in warfare. They are propelled to reach target locations and detonate either on hitting the target or close to it. So, what's up, how about some questions?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The following are other names for torpedoes except 
    • A. 

      Automotive torpedo

    • B. 

      Fish

    • C. 

      Locomotive torpedo

    • D. 

      Mobile torpedo

  • 2. 
    The use of torpedoes started in the very early 
    • A. 

      1900s

    • B. 

      1800s

    • C. 

      1700s

    • D. 

      1600s

  • 3. 
    Which of the following persons introduced the word torpedo?
    • A. 

      Robert Fulton

    • B. 

      Robert Parker

    • C. 

      James Robert

    • D. 

      William Jeacke

  • 4. 
    Which of the following created the early spar torpedoes? 
    • A. 

      Cornelius Chase

    • B. 

      Chris Dewaine

    • C. 

      King Show

    • D. 

      Cornelius Drabbel

  • 5. 
    The first self propelled torpedo was invented by 
    • A. 

      Cornelius Drabbel

    • B. 

      Robert Whitehead

    • C. 

      Robert Rover

    • D. 

      Cornelius Collins

  • 6. 
    The first self propelled torpedo was invented in 
    • A. 

      1875

    • B. 

      1879

    • C. 

      1847

    • D. 

      1867

  • 7. 
    The torpedo created in 1890 moves with the speed of 
    • A. 

      45 km/h

    • B. 

      56 km/h

    • C. 

      69 km/h

    • D. 

      54 km/h

  • 8. 
    The prototypes of guided torpedoes were built by these persons except
    • A. 

      John Ericsson

    • B. 

      John Lay

    • C. 

      Victor Von Scheila

    • D. 

      Louis Brennan

  • 9. 
    The idea of aerial torpedoes was conceived 1915 by 
    • A. 

      Thomas Edward

    • B. 

      Bradly Fiske

    • C. 

      Charles Edmonds

    • D. 

      Samuel Morison

  • 10. 
    An example of liquid fuel used in heated torpedoes is 
    • A. 

      Petrol

    • B. 

      Diesel

    • C. 

      Kerosene

    • D. 

      Liquefied petroleum gas

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