10 most difficult Soviet Union riddles A list of ten (out of 20) Soviet Union related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Soviet Union quiz What tank is that?KV-85. The tank presented on this picture is a KV-85, the last of KV series (from surname of soviet marshal Kliment Voroshilov). As the name suggests it had 85 mm gun. Only 148 of them were built.very hard 27% KV-85KV-8527%IS-1IS-113%IS-2IS-222%T-10T-1036%Created by: Raczek246. Statistics based on 456 answers in 2 languages »USSR riddles » What is the NATO reporting name for this Russian intercontinental ballistic missile?Satan. The Russian R-36 (NATO code: SS-18 Satan) is a family of intercontinental ballistic missiles designed by the Soviet Union during the Cold War. This missile was viewed by analysts as giving the Soviet Union first strike advantage over the U.S. It could be deployed with 10 warheads and up to 40 penetration aids. Contemporary U.S. missiles carried up to three warheads at most.very hard 35% PeacockPeacock19%SwallowSwallow21%SkylarkSkylark24%SatanSatan35%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6016 answers in 2 languages »rockets riddles » Who was the first man to leave the spacecraft in space?Alexey Arkhipovich Leonov was a Soviet astronaut, general major pilot and two-time Hero of the Soviet Union. On 18 March 1965, he became the first human to conduct extra-vehicular activity, exiting the capsule during the Voskhod 2 mission for a 12-minute spacewalk.very hard 39% Neil Alden ArmstrongNeil Alden Armstrong20%Edwin Eugene Buzz Aldrin, Jr.Edwin Eugene Buzz Aldrin, Jr.7%Alexey Arkhipovich LeonovAlexey Arkhipovich Leonov39%Yuri Alekseyevich GagarinYuri Alekseyevich Gagarin32%Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczyk. Statistics based on 14348 answers in 2 languages »astronauts riddles » Which vehicle isn't a tank destroyer?Panzerkampfwagen V Panther. The Panzerkampfwagen V Panther was a German medium tank deployed during World War II. The others were tank destroyers.hard 46% Panzerkampfwagen V PantherPanzerkampfwagen V Panther46%JagdpantherJagdpanther9%ArcherArcher24%M18 HellcatM18 Hellcat18%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2695 answers in 3 languages »the United Kingdom riddles » What spectacular achievement of young Stalin boosted his career among Bolsheviks?Bank robbery. Before the Russian Revolution, Communist paramilitaries were often raising money through robberies and ransom kidnappings. Particularly notable was the 1907 Tiflis bank robbery, in which Stalin participated (playing minor role). The robbery resulted in 40 deaths and the theft of 341,000 rubles (equivalent to around US $3.4 million today).hard 51% composition of the future anthem of the Soviet Unioncomposition of the future anthem of the Soviet Union7%public critcism of Leninpublic critcism of Lenin27%bank robberybank robbery51%assassination of the Russian Prime Ministerassassination of the Russian Prime Minister14%Created by: Luca Biaggi. Statistics based on 19787 answers in 4 languages »crime riddles » Which Soviet republic was the first to declare independence?Lithuania. Baltic states, incorporated into the Soviet Union in 1940, strongly pushed towards independence. First the lead was taken by Latvia with large demonstrations in 1986 and 1987, but Estonia and Lithuania soon joined the movement. On March 11, 1990 the newly elected parliament of the Lithuanian SSR, elected Vytautas Landsbergis to the position of Chairman of the Supreme Council. Vytautas Landsbergis promptly declared the restoration of Lithunaian independence. hard 51% EstoniaEstonia19%LithuaniaLithuania51%LatviaLatvia8%GeorgiaGeorgia19%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15301 answers in 2 languages »20th century riddles » What was the predecessor of the soviet machine gun "pe-pe-sha"?PPD 40. The PPSh-41 is a Soviet submachine gun designed by Georgy Shpagin as a cheap, reliable, and simplified alternative to the PPD-40. Common nicknames are "pe-pe-sha" meaning "daddy". The PPSh saw extensive combat use during World War II and the Korean War. It was one of the major infantry weapons of the Soviet Armed Forces during World War II. Around six million PPSh-41s were manufactured. hard 54% MP 717MP 71721%PPD 40PPD 4054%SuomiSuomi16%Nagant wz. 1895Nagant wz. 18958%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3722 answers in 2 languages »firearms riddles » What is the function of this colossal structure near Chernobyl?Radar. Duga was a Soviet over-the-horizon radar system used as part of the Soviet anti-ballistic missile early-warning network. The system operated from July 1976 to December 1989. Two operational Duga radars were deployed, one near Chernobyl in the Ukraine and the other in eastern Siberia.hard 54% radarradar54%heavy water radiatorheavy water radiator13%protective screenprotective screen23%graduation towergraduation tower8%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 910 answers in 3 languages »Cold War riddles » How many gold medals did USSR win at 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles? (USA got 83)0. In response to the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, 14 Eastern Bloc countries including the Soviet Union boycotted the Games. The IOC awarded Los Angeles the Games by default, as no other city was interested.hard 56% 12712715%838313%555513%0056%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 28560 answers in 2 languages »history of sport riddles » Joseph Stalin had a son named Vasily. Who was he?Commander of the Air Force. As an officer of the Red Air Force during WW2, Vasily received rapid promotion. On 5 March 1942 he shot down an FW-190 and claimed another German aircraft soon after. He became Commander of the Air Force in the Moscow Military District in 1948. After the death of his father, he was considered a dangerous person and was judged in a behind-closed-doors trial. After 8 years of imprisonment, he was released in 1960, but died soon due to chronic alcoholism.hard 58% commander of the Air Forcecommander of the Air Force58%artistartist8%writerwriter9%he got poisoned at the age of 5he got poisoned at the age of 523%Created by: Sophie Letherman. Statistics based on 23615 answers in 3 languages »World War II riddles » Play Soviet Union quiz and see all the questions.