# Titanic Quiz For Beginners

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This Titanic quiz is for all the beginners Titanic buffs. If your looking for a Titanic quiz, this is the one to get you started.

• 1.

### Who was the Captain of Titanic?

• A.

Arthur H. Rostron

• B.

Edward J. Smith

• C.

Henry T. Wilde

B. Edward J. Smith
Explanation
Arthur Rostron was the Captain of the RMS Carpathia and Henry Wilde was the Chief Officer.

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• 2.

### How did Titanic Sink?

• A.

It struck an Iceberg

• B.

It hit a Sea Mine

• C.

It collided with another ship

A. It struck an Iceberg
Explanation
Titanic's sister ship, HMHS Brittanic (originally named Gigantic) hit a Sea Mine and Titanic's other sister ship, RMS Olympic collided with the HMS Hawke.

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• 3.

### True or False? Less than half the Passengers and Crew survived the sinking of Titanic?

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
Only 705 Passengers and crew survived out of approximately 2, 224 People, way less than half the People.

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• 4.

### How many Screws (in other words, Propellers) did Titanic have?

• A.

1

• B.

2

• C.

3

C. 3
Explanation
The Titanic had three screws or propellers. This is because the Titanic was a steam-powered ship and used three separate propellers to generate the necessary propulsion. Each propeller was attached to a separate engine, making a total of three propellers on the Titanic.

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• 5.

### How many lifeboats did Titanic have?

• A.

10

• B.

30

• C.

20

C. 20
Explanation
Their maximum capacity could only hold half the Passengers and Crew aboard also, there were 4 collapsibles.

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