What Do You Know About Ships And Boats?

Do you love water travel? Are you familiar with the history of ships and boats? Test your nautical knowledge in this quiz, captain!
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A boat leans ______ while a ship leans _________.
In, out
Out, in
Forward, in
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Ancient Egyptians made boats out of...
Coconut
Papyrus
Aloe
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The Titanic was considered to be the largest ship of its time, but it had __________ sister ships.
1
2
4
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Piracy is said to have began in the...
1500s
1800s
2000s
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Vikings were known for their...
Oars
Flags
Longboats
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Ancient Egyptians also included boats in their _______.
Pyramids
Temples
Tombs
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Who built an expreimental stream ship in the 18th century?
Earl of Bisthorpe
Earl of Stanhope
Earl of Granthorpe
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The largest container port is in...
Shanghai
Dubai
Nova Scotia
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Question 9/12

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The ship that brought the pigrims to America was called the...
The Mayflower
The Blueflower
Titanic
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Question 10/12

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The _________ disappeared in 1928 without trace.
Lindy
Birmingham
Köbenhavn
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Large Greek warships were called...
Mastika
Taramasalata
Triremes
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"Aft" refers to the ___________ of a ship.
Under side
Back
Front
Result
You don't know much about the history of boats and ships. Perhaps do some reading about the subject - vessels have been around for hundreds of years and are always adapting!

C+, Not Very Nautical

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Right!
You know quite a bit of information about boats and ships - good for you! Keep on learning to impress your fellow boaters.

B+, Staying Afloat

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You're a boat and ship wiz, and a nautical know-it-all. Good job for knowing a lot about this historic and evolving way of transportation!

A+, Ahoy, Captain

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1
A boat leans ______ while a ship leans _________.
In, out
Out, in
Forward, in
2
Ancient Egyptians made boats out of...
Coconut
Papyrus
Aloe
3
The Titanic was considered to be the largest ship of its time, but it had __________ sister ships.
1
2
4
4
Piracy is said to have began in the...
1500s
1800s
2000s
5
Vikings were known for their...
Oars
Flags
Longboats
6
Ancient Egyptians also included boats in their _______.
Pyramids
Temples
Tombs
7
Who built an expreimental stream ship in the 18th century?
Earl of Bisthorpe
Earl of Stanhope
Earl of Granthorpe
8
The largest container port is in...
Shanghai
Dubai
Nova Scotia
9
The ship that brought the pigrims to America was called the...
The Mayflower
The Blueflower
Titanic
10
The _________ disappeared in 1928 without trace.
Lindy
Birmingham
Köbenhavn
11
Large Greek warships were called...
Mastika
Taramasalata
Triremes
12
"Aft" refers to the ___________ of a ship.
Under side
Back
Front