10 most difficult ships riddles A list of ten (out of 30) ships related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Ships quiz What was the name of the Japanese flagship during the Battle of Tsushima? (currently a museum ship in Yokosuka)Mikasa is a pre-dreadnought battleship built for the Imperial Japanese Navy. After 1922, Mikasa was decommissioned in accordance with the Washington Naval Treaty and preserved as a museum ship at Yokosuka. Mikasa is the last remaining example of a pre-dreadnought battleship anywhere in the world.very hard 19% MikasaMikasa19%MusashiMusashi16%YamatoYamato39%YamamotoYamamoto24%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 556 answers in 2 languages »wars riddles » Who commanded the galleon "Golden Hind" during the expedition around the world?Francis Drake. Golden Hind was an English galleon best known for her privateering circumnavigation of the globe between 1577 and 1580, captained by Sir Francis Drake. She was originally known as Pelican, but was renamed by Drake mid-voyage in 1578, in honour of his patron, Sir Christopher Hatton, whose crest was a golden 'hind' (a female red deer).very hard 28% Francis DrakeFrancis Drake28%Ferdynand MagellanFerdynand Magellan31%James CookJames Cook28%Fileas FoggFileas Fogg10%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 393 answers in 2 languages »history of England riddles » What is this?French submarine cruiser "Surcouf". Surcouf was the largest French submarine cruiser having served during the Second World War. The boat was lost during the night of 19 February 1942, in the Caribbean Sea, possibly after colliding with an American freighter. Surcouf was named after the French privateer Robert Surcouf. It was the largest submarine built until surpassed by the first Japanese very hard 29% Polish river monitor 'Krakow'Polish river monitor 'Krakow'38%Prototype German submarine U-1406Prototype German submarine U-140621%British marine monitor CyclopsBritish marine monitor Cyclops10%French submarine cruiser "Surcouf"French submarine cruiser "Surcouf"29%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 469 answers in 2 languages »submarines riddles » What was the name of "Mush" Morton's submarine?USS ,,Wahoo". Dudley Walker "Mush" Morton was a submarine commander of the United States Navy during World War II. He was commander of USS Wahoo during its third through seventh patrols. Wahoo was one of the most-celebrated submarines of World War II, sinking at least 19 Japanese ships, more than any other submarine of the time. Morton and Wahoo disappeared in 1943 during a patrol near La Perouse Strait, and he was ultimately declared deceased three years later. very hard 29% USS ,,Wahoo"USS ,,Wahoo"29%USS ,,Ronquil"USS ,,Ronquil"23%USS ,,Escolar"USS ,,Escolar"33%USS ,,Aspro"USS ,,Aspro"13%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 2028 answers in 2 languages »World War II riddles » What did RMS stand for before Titanic's name?Royal Mail Ship. RMS was used for seagoing vessels that carried mail under contract to the British Royal Mail. Having the title "RMS" was seen as a mark of quality and a competitive advantage, because the mail had to be on time. Today, some modern ships like RMS Queen Mary 2 also use "RMS", as a gesture to Cunard's history.very hard 30% Royal Mail ShipRoyal Mail Ship30%Royal Marine ShipRoyal Marine Ship26%Royal Mancarrier ShipRoyal Mancarrier Ship35%Royal Motorized ShipRoyal Motorized Ship6%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4487 answers in 2 languages »Royal Navy riddles » What is the name of the largest ship built in the history of shipbuilding?TT Knock Nevis was a ULCC supertanker that was the longest ship ever built. She possessed the greatest deadweight tonnage ever recorded. Fully loaded, she was incapable of navigating the English Channel, the Suez Canal or the Panama Canal. Overall, she is generally considered the largest ship ever built. She was sunk during the Iran–Iraq War, but was later salvaged and restored to service.very hard 32% TT Knock NevisTT Knock Nevis32%TitanicTitanic14%Uss Nimitz (CVN-68)Uss Nimitz (CVN-68)28%Ms Allure of the SeasMs Allure of the Seas24%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 350 answers in 2 languages » Who was the first to navigate the Northwest Passage? (sea route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans)Roald Amundsen. In a three year journey between 1903 and 1906, Amundsen explored the passage with a crew of no more than six, in the converted 47-ton herring boat Gjøa. Spending winters with ship trapped in ice, he learned from the local Netsilik people about Arctic survival skills that would later prove useful. For example, he learned to use sled dogs and to wear animal skins in lieu of heavy, woolen parkas. Amundsen later led the expeditions to discover the South Pole (1911) and the North Pole (1926).very hard 33% James CookJames Cook23%Vitus BeringVitus Bering28%Roald AmundsenRoald Amundsen33%No one yetNo one yet14%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10969 answers in 5 languages »geography of Canada riddles » The USS Enterprise is a ship with the largest number of nuclear reactors. How many does she have?8. Most American aircraft carriers are powered by two reactors. The only exception was the early-constructed USS Enterprise, having an eight-reactor propulsion design, with each A2W reactor taking the place of one of the conventional boilers in earlier constructions. Enterprise was meant to be the first of a class of six, but construction costs ballooned and the remaining vessels were never laid down. The design was replaced by two-reactor Nimitz class.very hard 33% 113%2218%4444%8833%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6557 answers in 2 languages »nuclear power riddles » Vasa, a beautiful Swedish galleon, is exposed in one of Stockholm museums. What was her fate?She sunk just after launching. Vasa was built between 1626-1628 to fight against Poland and Lithuania. She was designed to become the greatest vessel of Swedish fleet. Richly decorated and well equipped with cannons was to pay high price for Gustav Adolph ambition. The ship was unstable, and she foundered on her maiden voyage after mere 1,200 yards. The loss was so big, that Swedes believed, it had been caused by Polish sabotage.very hard 34% She sunk just after launchingShe sunk just after launching34%Polish vessel Aquarius destroyed itPolish vessel Aquarius destroyed it16%Marked in museum after 70 years of serviceMarked in museum after 70 years of service18%She was never launchedShe was never launched30%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 5524 answers in 2 languages »Sweden riddles » What was the the largest warship taking part in the Battle of Trafalgar?Santisima Trinidad. Santísima Trinidad was a Spanish first-rate ship of the line with 112 guns. She was the heaviest-armed ship in the world when rebuilt, and bore the most guns of any ship of the line outfitted in the Age of Sail. very hard 35% VictoryVictory32%MinotaurMinotaur18%Santisima TrinidadSantisima Trinidad35%BucentaureBucentaure13%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 555 answers in 2 languages »navy riddles » Play ships quiz and see all the questions.