The Ultimate Guns & Weapons Trivia

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Guns And Weapons Quizzes & Trivia

This is a brief quiz on the basics of general knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Rubber bands are often an integral part of the following types of guns?
    • A. 

      BB Gun

    • B. 

      Shotgun

    • C. 

      Machine Gun

    • D. 

      Speargun

  • 2. 
    What is the name of the biggest and best known pin-shooting contest held annually in the US?
    • A. 

      Last Chance

    • B. 

      Second Chance

    • C. 

      Strike Out

    • D. 

      Spray And Pray

  • 3. 
    When Annie Oakley got paralyzed from the waist down, how did it happen, and what year was it?
    • A. 

      She Got Shot In 1893

    • B. 

      She Fell Off A Horse In 1926

    • C. 

      In A Train Crash In 1901

    • D. 

      She Was Never Paralyzed

  • 4. 
    Of his total of 80 kills during WWI, how many did the Red Baron actually make while flying his red Fokker Triplane?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      40

    • D. 

      10

  • 5. 
    What is another name for the Panzerkamfwagon VIII?
    • A. 

      Maus

    • B. 

      Emperor Tiger

    • C. 

      Tiger III

    • D. 

      Panther

  • 6. 
    The widely-used assault rifle known as the Steyr AUG was developed in which country?
    • A. 

      Switzerland

    • B. 

      Austria

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Denmark

  • 7. 
    The name for which early muzzle-loaded firearm comes from the Dutch word for "hook tube"?
    • A. 

      Howdah

    • B. 

      Blunderbuss

    • C. 

      Miquelet

    • D. 

      Arquebus

  • 8. 
    What does the "S" stand for in the acronymic name of the French assault rifles called FAMAS?
    • A. 

      Seine-et-Marne

    • B. 

      Saint-â•”tienne

    • C. 

      Sarthe

    • D. 

      Somme

  • 9. 
    Which Japanese island named a line of early firearms that changed the course of warfare in that country?
    • A. 

      Metsubushi

    • B. 

      Suntetsu

    • C. 

      Tanegashima

    • D. 

      Shobo

  • 10. 
    What mythological creature named a variety of large cannons carried by many ships in the Spanish Armada?
    • A. 

      Pegasus

    • B. 

      Manticore

    • C. 

      Wyvern

    • D. 

      Basilisk

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is a model of grenade launcher used by the US Army as of 2012?
    • A. 

      M120

    • B. 

      M26

    • C. 

      M11

    • D. 

      M79

  • 12. 
    The popular Glock 17 sidearm uses what kind of cartridge?
    • A. 

      .45 ACP

    • B. 

      9x19mm Parabellum

    • C. 

      10mm Auto

    • D. 

      .40 S&W

  • 13. 
    What unusual shape was the barrel of the early repeating rifle known as the Gucyot Chain Rifle?
    • A. 

      Square

    • B. 

      Hexagon

    • C. 

      Dodecahedron

    • D. 

      Octagon

  • 14. 
    How many rounds are in a standard magazine for a Beretta M9 pistol?
    • A. 

      17

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      12

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is an antiquated name for a shotgun?
    • A. 

      Fowling piece

    • B. 

      Howling piece

    • C. 

      Bowling piece

    • D. 

      Cowling piece

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