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30 Maritime Disasters quizzes and 315 Maritime Disasters trivia questions.
  This is Your Captain Speaking This is Your Captain Speaking editor best quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Shipwrecks are some of the most deadly disasters in history. Listen... This is your captain speaking.
Average, 10 Qns, Verne47, Nov 03 22
Nov 03 22
732 plays
  Let's Talk About Wrecks great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are some famous shipwrecks throughout history. I've included the years they sank to help you. Can you place them in the correct order from earliest to most recent?
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Feb 26 22
rossian editor
Feb 26 22
193 plays
  The Cause of the Problem top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Disasters at sea are not new, and unfortunately are not a thing of the past, either. Titanic struck an iceberg and sank, but was the iceberg the cause? We won't go into that here, but we will look at what caused a number of other maritime tragedies.
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Mar 29 21
spanishliz editor
Mar 29 21
2695 plays
  Famous Shipwrecks great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Over the years there have been thousands of shipwrecks, some of which have become famous. I will tell you of some well-known shipwrecks and you have to name the ship. Clues will be provided in most cases.
Easier, 10 Qns, Spontini, Mar 11 22
Spontini gold member
Mar 11 22
561 plays
  Down Under great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Let's investigate some ships that went down under Down Under - shipwrecks along the coast of Australia.
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Jun 17 21
looney_tunes editor
Jun 17 21
937 plays
  Shipwrecks, Ghostships & Maritime Mishaps great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
Water covers the majority of the earth. Ships afloat in these waters wreck, sink and/or go missing frequently. Sometimes the reasons are known and sometimes they are not. This quiz is on some of the more bizarre and infamous of these events.
Average, 15 Qns, dcpddc478, Jul 30 15
803 plays
  Luxury Cruise of Doom! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Not all rides on ships are pleasure cruises, even if they started out that way. Here are some questions about some ships that now reside in Davy Jones Locker.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Oct 30 13
1036 plays
  Your Ship Is Slowing! editor best quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Just picture the scene! Chaos all around, the ship's leaning dangerously to port in a force 20 gale rounding The Horn and some bright little spark decides it's his job to say this to the Captain! Here's a 'broadsides' look at some old Naval disasters.
Average, 10 Qns, skumma, Feb 27 19
Feb 27 19
2114 plays
Whydah Gally history abounds with legend and fact. The shipwreck was salvaged in the 1980s and helped us learn more about the slave trade, pirate life, and 18th-century ocean voyages.
Average, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Aug 04 16
stephgm67 gold member
Aug 04 16
130 plays
  Tip the Boat Over great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Hundreds of ships have sunk over the years. I'll give you the date and place of the sinking. Can you tell me which ship sank?
Average, 10 Qns, ElusiveDream, Jan 28 15
318 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What caused the HMHS Britannic to sink in November 1916?

From Quiz "That Sinking Feeling"

  Maritime Disasters popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I will give clues describing the disaster, you name the ship.
Average, 10 Qns, Pick61, Jan 26 18
Jan 26 18
553 plays
  Famous Passenger Ship Disasters - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the passenger ship with the date and place where it sunk.
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Jul 01 19
bernie73 gold member
Jul 01 19
291 plays
  Ships Are People Too great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Forget the same old questions about Titanic and Andrea Doria! This quiz asks about the the unusual lives (and some deaths) of less famous ships. Bring your life jacket.
Tough, 10 Qns, goatlockerjoe, Jan 25 15
303 plays
  Famous Sunken Ships of the 20th Century great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is all about sunken ships of the 20th century. Many you have heard of before, but there are others that may be of interest to you. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, titanic97, Oct 20 10
825 plays
  SS Sultana - Tragedy on the River great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is on the steamship Sultana. It was a riverboat that exploded and sank with many people losing their lives. It became a question of sabotage because it was carrying Union soldiers from the war.
Average, 10 Qns, titanic97, Dec 27 16
Dec 27 16
393 plays
  That Sinking Feeling - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about some of the world's most notable vessels that have sunk.
Average, 10 Qns, emmco, Jan 26 18
Jan 26 18
372 plays
  Lost At Sea popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Disasters and mysteries of the seven seas.
Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jan 02 08
darksplash gold member
645 plays
  Lost At Sea II: More Fateful Voyages - 10 questions - 5 mins
In this sequel to the original 'Lost At Sea' quiz, we look at more mysteries and disasters from around the Seven Seas.
Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jan 30 15
darksplash gold member
423 plays
  Disasters at Sea - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz covers a little of the 'who and what' of some famous and less famous maritime disasters.
Tough, 10 Qns, Jayman0755, Aug 02 06
602 plays
  Quick Tips Sunk Ships - 10 questions - 4 mins
Instead of some lengthy dialogue, I'll say a few words, and you can decide which famous ship sinking best fits the description.
Average, 10 Qns, Marcuspug, Jan 02 12
456 plays
  Disaster at Sea - 10 questions - 4 mins
You may have heard of some of these but do you really remember?
Tough, 10 Qns, blakey, Jul 24 19
Jul 24 19
1203 plays
  Lost At Sea III: The Great Lakes - 10 questions - 5 mins
It is estimated that the hulks of over 6,000 ships litter the bottom of the Great Lakes. From La Salle's Le Griffon in 1679 to the Edmund Fitzgerald in 1975. The lakes have taken an enormous toll in ships--and lives. This quiz is about ten of them. Enjoy
Tough, 10 Qns, FearlessFreep, Aug 21 12
201 plays
  Atlantic Shipwrecks popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The North Atlantic, or "The Pond" is one of the most travelled and most dangerous waterways in the world. From bad navigation to collisions, many ships have met an untimely end. "Iceberg right ahead" and let's go!
Average, 10 Qns, Marcuspug, Mar 22 19
Mar 22 19
307 plays
  Lost At Sea: Famous Maritime Disasters - 10 questions - 6 mins
As long as humans have sailed the seas, shipwrecks have been a immense source of tragedy, hardship, survival, and in a few cases, a small victory over the forces of nature and man. This quiz is about ten of those shipwrecks. Enjoy.
Difficult, 10 Qns, FearlessFreep, Jun 10 22
Jun 10 22
345 plays
  Lost At Sea II: More Maritime Disasters - 10 questions - 6 mins
Originally when I planned to create this quiz, it was going to focus on the USS Indianapolis, but since there was one already done about that vessel, I decided to do a sequel to my first quiz. Enjoy.
Difficult, 10 Qns, FearlessFreep, Dec 09 11
324 plays
  Ship Disasters - 25 questions - 7 mins
The first twenty questions are about ten actual ship disasters and consists of two questions on each ship. The last five are about fictitious ships and their captains. Remember, the captain isn't always right, but he's always the captain!
Difficult, 25 Qns, coastie54, Aug 02 06
678 plays
  Shipwreck! - 10 questions - 5 mins
Major shipwrecks of the 19th and 20th centuries.
Tough, 10 Qns, thorin4th, Apr 05 22
Apr 05 22
1199 plays
  20th Century Ships #1 - 10 questions - 5 mins
So You Know Your 20th Century Ships? Mainly 20th century stuff here folks, especially WW2 and Ocean Disasters. Get into it if you think you know your ships.
Tough, 10 Qns, Chargerboy, Oct 02 12
1261 plays
  20th Century Ships #2 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Again, famous ships of the past - with a WWII flavor.
Difficult, 10 Qns, chargerboy, Jul 11 22
Jul 11 22
897 plays
  Shipwrecks Throughout History - 5 questions - 4 mins
Here was some questions on some of history's famous shipwrecks. This quiz is for my brother for all his encouragement. Thanks!
Difficult, 5 Qns, LindaC007, Aug 02 06
828 plays
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