Firearms questions This is a list of recently added questions about firearms. Play firearms quiz and see all the questions. What does AK stand for?Avtomat Kalashnikov. AK - Avtomat Kalashnikov. An automatic rifle created by Mikhail Kalashnikov, originally implemented and designated AK-47, the rifle design was closely based on the Nazi Strumgewhr-44 (STG-44) (English: Assult Rifle, 1944). Created by: Tschukavery easy 89% Avtomat KalashnikovAvtomat Kalashnikov2661Avtomat KremlAvtomat Kreml65Avtomat RoyalAvtomat Royal32Means nothingMeans nothing211USSR riddles » Where was black gunpowder invented?China. Black gunpowder was invented in 9th-century China and spread throughout most parts of Eurasia by the end of the 13th century. Originally developed by alchemists for medicinal purposes, gunpowder was first used for warfare about 1000 CE.Created by: Ninjaieasy 78% JapanJapan137South KoreaSouth Korea76ChinaChina1186IndiaIndia111history of technics riddles » Which submachine gun was used by Germans during WW2?MP 40. The MP 40 (Maschinenpistole 40) was a submachine gun chambered for the 9×19mm Parabellum cartridge. It was developed in Nazi Germany and used extensively by the Axis powers during the Second World War.Created by: Ninjaieasy 76% Browning M1918Browning M191863DP-28DP-28224ThompsonThompson251MP 40MP 401719pistols riddles » Where was the Uzi gun created?Izrael. The Uzi is a family of Israeli open-bolt, blowback-operated submachine guns. Smaller variants are considered to be machine pistols. The Uzi was one of the first weapons to use a telescoping bolt design which allows the magazine to be housed in the pistol grip for a shorter weapon.Created by: Ninjaieasy 71% IzraelIzrael7889PolandPoland633USAUSA1476RussiaRussia1045guns riddles » What gun is that?M16. The M16 rifle is a United States military adaptation of the Armalite AR-15 rifle. It entered U.S. military service in 1964 and the following year was deployed for jungle warfare operations during the Vietnam War.Created by: Ninjaivery easy 80% M42M421164ThompsonThompson498BrowningBrowning473M16M169054military riddles » What gun is that?MP5. The Heckler & Koch MP5 is a 9mm submachine gun of German design, developed in the 1960s. There are over 100 variants of the MP5, including some semi-automatic versions.Created by: Ninjaieasy 75% MP9MP9316M4A1M4A1117MP5MP51748M16A4M16A4123weapons riddles » What is the name of that gun, very popular during US Prohibition?Thompson. The Thompson submachine gun is an American submachine gun, invented by John T. Thompson in 1918, that became infamous during the Prohibition era. It was a common sight in the media of the time, being used by both law enforcement officers and criminals.Created by: Ninjaieasy 70% VikingViking340BrowningBrowning2015ThompsonThompson7587StenSten768prohibition riddles » What kind of magazine is that?Helical magazines extend the drum magazine design so that rounds follow a spiral path around an auger-shaped rotating follower or drive member, allowing for large ammunition capacity in a magazine that can be adapted to increase ammo capacity with only a minor increase to the dimensions of an unloaded gun. This type of magazine is used by the Calico M960, Bizon SMG, Long Wind CS/LS06 and KBP PP90M1.Created by: Ninjaihard 43% tabulartabular369helicalhelical750horizontalhorizontal220rotaryrotary371military riddles » Who designed the German MP 40 submachine gun known as Schmeisser?Heinrich Vollmer. The MP 40 designed in 1938 by Heinrich Vollmer Its advanced and modern features made it a favorite among soldiers and popular in countries from various parts of the world after the war. It was often erroneously called "Schmeisser" by the Allies, despite Hugo Schmeisser's non-involvement in the weapon's design and production. Created by: Tschukavery hard 14% Heinrich VollmerHeinrich Vollmer715Hugo SchmeisserHugo Schmeisser2675Hans GrüberHans Grüber547Paul MauserPaul Mauser1007World War II riddles » What was the name of the first semi-automatic pistol?Borchardt C93. The Borchardt C-93 semi-automatic pistol was designed by Hugo Borchardt in 1893 based upon the Maxim toggle-bolt design.. With about 1,100 manufactured by Loewe and nearly 2,000 more produced by Deutsche Waffen und Munitionsfabriken, the Borchardt C-93 was the first mass-produced semi-automatic pistol. Created by: Tschukavery hard 26% Glock 17Glock 171107AK-74AK-74146Borchardt C93Borchardt C93751None of the above is a semi-automatic pistolNone of the above is a semi-automatic pistol798World War I riddles » Play firearms quiz and see all the questions.