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When is the Navy B-day?
1. 4 july 1775
2. 4 oct 1776
3. 13 oct 1775
4. 13 jul 1776
3. 13 Oct 1775
When is America's B-day?
1. 4 july 1776
2. 4 oct 1776
3. 13 oct 1775
4. 13 jul 1776
1. 4 Jul 1776
What were the 3 types of ship referred as during the early days of the navy?
1. war vessels, sail, cruiser
2. ship of the line, frigates, sloop of the war
3. battle, tanker, oiler
4. all of the above
2. ship of the line
frigates
sloop of the war
What was the fist submarine name?
1. uss oliver
2. uss austin
3. uss turtle
4. uss lake
USS Turtle
What year was the turtle built?
1. 1775
2. 1776
3. 1780
4. 1783
1775
What was the first flag ship?
1. uss alfred
2. uss hamliton
3. uss maine
4. uss ohio
USS Alfred
Who quoted,"I have yet began to fight",
1. oliver hazard perry
2. stephen decatur
3. john paul jones
4. david farragut
John Paul Jones
What was the first country to recognize the stars and strips? What ship was recognized?
1. england, uss maine
2. italy, uss constellation
3. italy, uss consitution
4. france, uss ranger
France, USS Ranger
During the 18th century battleships were classified as what?
1. sloop of the war
2. frigates
3. freighters
4. ship of the line
ship of the line
What is the significance of the 1776 raid on the island of New Providence in the Bahamas?
1.1st amphib operation by american navy and marines
2. 1st live gun powder weapon was used
3. 1st sub attack
4. 1st air attack
1st amphib operation by american navy and marines
Who slipped into the harbor in Tripoli and burned the captured frigate USS Philadelphia?
1. oliver hazard perry
2. stephen decatur
3. john paul jones
4. david farragut
Stephen Decatur
Who has the nickname Ol ironside?
1. uss maine
2. uss constellation
3. uss consitution
4. uss ranger
USS Constitution
Who quoted,"We have met the enemy and they are ours",
1. oliver hazard perry
2. stephen decatur
3. john paul jones
4. david farragut
Oliver Hazard Perry
Matthew Calbraith Perry is referred to as "_______________".
1. Father of the steam Navy.
2. father of gun powder
3. father of ship builder
4. father of dominate navy
Father of the steam Navy.
Who quoted ," Damn the torpedo! Full speed ahead!"
1. oliver hazard perry
2. stephen decatur
3. john paul jones
4. david farragut
David Farragut
Who quoted," You may fire when ready Gridley",
1. oliver hazard perry
2. stephen decatur
3. Commodore Dewey
4. david farragut
3. Commodore Dewey
Who is considered,"The father of modern naval ordinance",
1. oliver hazard perry
2. stephen decatur
3. john dalgren
4. david farragut
John Dalgren
Who stated "The nation controlling the oceans is the nation that maintains its supremancy in war or peace"
1. alfred mahan
2. stephen decatur
3. john dalgren
4. david farragut
Alfred Mahan
What was the first modern cruiser in the U.S. Fleet?
1. uss maine
2. uss ohio
3. uss nevada
4. uss newark
USS Newark
What does WAVES stand for?
1. women assisted volunteer emergency service
2. Women appointed volunteer emergency service
3. women active volunteer emergency supplies
4. women appointed vaccine
emergency shot
Women appointed volunteer emergency service
What were the 1st 3 rates for women?
1. QM, HM, SH
2. PN, DK, MS
3. YN, SK, RM
4. PN, YN, HM
YN, SK, RM
What was the first nuclear Submarine?
1. uss turtle
2. uss nautilus
3. uss newark
4. uss bainbridge
USS Nautilus
What was the first nuclear Cruiser?
1. uss new york
2. uss california
3. uss newark
4. uss bainbridge
USS Bainbridge
What was the first nuclear Carrier?
1. uss forrestal
2. uss kitty hawk
3. uss enterprise
4. uss long beach
USS Enterprise
What was the first Trident Submarine?
1. USS TRIDENT
2. USS OREGON
3. USS OHIO
4. USS NATUILUS
USS Ohio
What was the turning point of the war in the Pacific during WW II?
1. PEARL HARBOR
2. NORMANDY INVASION
3. CORAL SEA
4. MIDWAY
Battle of Midway
What battle was fought entirely with aircraft launched from carriers?
1. CORAL SEA
2. PHIL SEA
3. PACIFIC
4. RED SEA
Battle of Coral Sea
When did the attack on Pearl Harbor accur? By what country?
1. 7 DEC 1942, CHINA
2. 10 DEC 1941, JAPAN
3. 7 DEC 1941, JAPAN
4. 4 DEC 1944, KOREA
7 Dec 1941, Japan
Women were first enlisted in the navy as__________.
1. RM
2. YN
3. SK
4. HM
Yeomans
What was the largest Amphib invasion?
1. PEARL HARBOR
2. NORMANDY INVASION
3. CORAL SEA
4. MIDWAY
invasion of Normandy