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Guns and Weapons Quiz

Trivia about guns: Do you know how many people operated a Vickers Gun? Find out in this quiz! 10 Questions.

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Question 1 Photo

In World War I, how many people [usually] worked one Vickers Gun, each one playing a part in its operation?

  • 2
  • 4
  • 6
  • 8

Question 2 Photo

The German S-mine is the proper name for which World War II mine?

  • Jumping Joey
  • Jumping Jack
  • Bouncing Barry
  • Bouncing Betty

Question 3 Photo

What is the name of the only Sub- Machine Gun (pictured) produced by Japan in World War II?

  • Type 99
  • Type 100
  • Arisaka
  • PPsh-41

Question 4 Photo

Which of the following bombs was not designed by Sir Barnes Wallis?

  • V2 'Doodlebug'
  • 'Bouncing Bomb'
  • 'Tallboy'
  • 'Grand Slam' (Earthquake Bomb)

Question 5 Photo

What was the first tank (prototype) to be completed in history, a prototype model of the World War I British Mark I tank?

  • Little Willie
  • Strong John
  • Fat Fred
  • Big Sam

Question 6 Photo

What were the nicknames of the two atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II?

  • 'Roosevelt' and 'Truman'
  • 'Sam' and 'Bobby'
  • 'Hercules' and 'Titan'
  • 'Fat man' and 'Little Boy'

Question 7 Photo

Currently, only one shotgun is used by the police force in the UK (the Remington 870). Which branch of police use it?

  • Metropolitan Police
  • Greater Manchester Police
  • Devon and Cornwall Police
  • West Yorkshire Police

Question 8 Photo

The M134, GAU-2/A and GAU-17/A are all types of which weapon?

  • Bolt Action Rifle
  • Revolver
  • Minigun
  • Shotgun

Question 9 Photo

The 'Sturmgewehr 44' was, believed by historians, to be the first kind of which gun of the modern weapons period (around the time of World War I and II)?

  • Sniper Rifle
  • Assault Rifle
  • Sub Machine Gun
  • Grenade Launcher

Question 10 Photo

Which aircraft were responsible for carrying the 'Bouncing Bombs' used in The Dambuster Raids, pictured on the right?

  • Avro Lincoln
  • Spitfire
  • Lancaster Bomber
  • Avon Manchester