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Take Maritime - The Mixed Quiz ( Scores )
What do you know about this topic? Play this mixed game to try a little bit of everything!
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If It Fits, It Ships

Ships have been an important part of history all over the world. Here are ten ships that have become famous for a variety of reasons.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 02 14
801 plays
They Went Down With the Ship

Here are ten maritime calamities that happened in different spots around the world, for different reasons. It is no wonder that sailors are a superstitious lot.
Average (10 qns)
May 29 15
450 plays
Come Sail Around the World

Come aboard and follow in the wakes of the men and women who have sailed around the world. This quiz will deal with the sailors, their vessels, and the routes they take to circumnavigate the globe.
Average (10 qns)
Oct 30 05
390 plays
Ships of Note

This quiz is about ships in history and literature.
Average (20 qns)
May 19 02
3123 plays
Name That Ship

15 British ships that you should recognise from History lessons, films and folklore
Average (15 qns)
Jun 04 11
1293 plays
Passenger Shipping Since 1945

Since 1945, passenger ships have evolved from "mere" transportation to vacation destinations in themselves. Twenty-five questions, including some tough ones.
Tough (25 qns)
Nov 06 06
315 plays
Welcome To My Tug Boat

Today you will learn about some famous ships from history.
Easy (10 qns)
Feb 12 10
618 plays
Nautical Nonsense

There are dozens, even hundreds, of bizarre nautical terms out there. What do you know about these terms?
Average (10 qns)
Aug 19 11
615 plays
In Ship Shape

Sailing vessels come in a variety of forms. Take a look at some of them, both past and present. Bon voyage!
Tough (10 qns)
Nov 12 13
219 plays
Famous Ships in History

Throughout history ships have helped make the world what it is today. Here is a small list for you to guess.
Average (10 qns)
Feb 19 00
3327 plays
German Passenger Shipping

Twenty multiple-choice questions covering the period from 1871 to the present, including a bonus question on Austro-Hungarian shipping. Umlauts omitted, and it's "auf Englisch".
Tough (20 qns)
Aug 25 05
186 plays
Famous Ships I

I'll give you the name of a famous ship. You choose from multiple choices the type of ship it was.
Average (10 qns)
Jun 21 01
3924 plays
Let's Rent a Boat!

I thought that I might want to rent a boat and have some fun on the water. It was not until I looked in the encyclopedia that I realized just how many kinds of ships and boats that there are. How many do you know?
Easy (10 qns)
Apr 11 12
570 plays
American Passenger Shipping to 1865

A short multiple-choice quiz on American-flag passenger shipping in the Atlantic from 1818 through the Civil War. Why start in 1818? It could have been 1819. See Questions 1 and 3!
Difficult (10 qns)
Jul 22 05
177 plays
Famous Ships II

I'll give you the name of a famous ship. You choose from multiple choices the type of ship it was.
Average (10 qns)
Jul 06 01
4206 plays
Dive! Dive! by Perry Scope

As you have probably have guessed, this is a journey into the world of submarines, both fantasy and real. Let us see what you know ...
Average (10 qns)
Feb 08 13
234 plays
Oh, Ships!

In each question, can you name the ship? Five of them are real and five fictional.
Average (10 qns)
Dec 31 14
393 plays
Components of a Square Rigged Sailing Ship

Shiver me timbers you gang of lubbers. This quiz will sort the landsmen from the true salty sea dogs. Clap on to this quiz and try not to be taken aback, fall into irons or go on your beam ends.
Average (10 qns)
Mar 25 10
246 plays
Famous Ships III

I'll give you the name of a famous ship. You choose from multiple choices the type of ship it was.
Average (10 qns)
Jul 28 01
3618 plays
Phantom Ships

Stories of ghost ships have fascinated people for countless generations. Here are ten questions on phantom ships. Enjoy.
Average (10 qns)
Jul 21 10
258 plays
Tales, Marvellous Tales, of Ships and Stars ...

These famous ships are a mixture of fact, fiction, legend and superstition. I hope you enjoy the quiz.
Average (10 qns)
Jun 01 05
420 plays
Merchant Shipping

Ten really easy questions (if you already know the answers) about various types of merchant shipping vessels. Have fun, ye lubbers!
Average (10 qns)
Jun 21 05
393 plays
American Passenger Shipping : Civil War to 1941

Millions of immigrants arrived at Ellis Island on European ships ... or did they? Is that your final answer? Fifteen multiple-choice questions.
Tough (15 qns)
Aug 02 05
213 plays
Name that Ship

Submarines, yachts, sailboats, cruise ships and even aircraft carriers all have unique names with interesting stories behind them. See if you can guess the names of the following historical boats.
Tough (10 qns)
Mar 19 10
294 plays
Lake Michigan Carferry Adventures

The S.S. Badger runs between Ludington, MI and Manitowoc, WI, across Lake Michigan. Let's see if you know a little bit about this historic and fun way to cross the lake!
Difficult (10 qns)
Sep 09 02
465 plays
At Sea

At Sea are names of well known sailing vessels. Have fun.
Average (10 qns)
Jun 10 01
3456 plays
More Tales, Marvellous Tales, of Ships and Stars

Again, we look at famous ships in history, legend and fiction. You have to decide which is which!
Difficult (10 qns)
Jun 06 05
438 plays

Thinking about taking a cruise or going fishing in the Pacific Ocean? Test your general knowledge of seaman terminology.
Average (10 qns)
Jun 14 00
3345 plays
The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor (c. 1820)

This quiz is about square-rigged ships in the Napoleonic era. Many of the questions come from Darcy Lever's 1819 book: "The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor: A Key to the Leading of Rigging and to Practical Seamanship".
Difficult (10 qns)
May 27 03
618 plays
Tall Ships

This quiz has questions about some specific tall ships from history and fiction, as well as terminology and general 17th-19th century sailing knowledge.
Difficult (15 qns)
Jul 08 03
588 plays
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