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JG52_Manteo
11-23-2005, 05:28 PM
...could score 100 on this quiz. I got 5 right.

http://www.funtrivia.com/playquiz/quiz869949f7f78.html

JG52_Manteo
11-23-2005, 05:28 PM
...could score 100 on this quiz. I got 5 right.

http://www.funtrivia.com/playquiz/quiz869949f7f78.html

berg417448
11-23-2005, 05:33 PM
Got 14 out of 15 correct.

FlatSpinMan
11-23-2005, 05:39 PM
Got 10 out of 15 though a few wwere just guesses/ asisted by multiple choice options.

MLudner
11-23-2005, 05:41 PM
9. Would have gotten all 15, but I'm not at home...

Dunkelgrun
11-23-2005, 05:48 PM
Nine.

Cheers!

neural_dream
11-23-2005, 05:48 PM
9. quite difficult.

Low_Flyer_MkII
11-23-2005, 05:48 PM
13. Without consulting any books.

JG52_Manteo
11-23-2005, 05:49 PM
http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/11.gif To you all. You are good.

georgeo76
11-23-2005, 05:53 PM
9 seems to be popular. I got 9.

Hydra444
11-23-2005, 06:03 PM
I got 9 as well.Better than the average though http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif

JG52_Manteo
11-23-2005, 06:04 PM
Oh, and (OT) Thanks for all the Thanks-Giving wishes from everyone. I say: Live, and be thankful. Happy ThanksGiving to all!
And, oh ya: laugh at pictures of farting storks.

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b206/planegeek/fartpower.jpg

Daiichidoku
11-23-2005, 06:10 PM
14 of 15, no references

got the arado 232 wrong

gosh, wish i studied transports for 25+ years http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-indifferent.gif



some of the % for correct questions was surprising though, some i thought very easy, no one could miss

Daiichidoku
11-23-2005, 06:11 PM
ok, i took a guess on the barbarossa question

ImpStarDuece
11-23-2005, 06:21 PM
13/15

Got the MiG design influence and the Natter questions wrong.

Derzasi
11-23-2005, 06:24 PM
12 out of 15 ,not bad...

Derzasi

CornbreadPattie
11-23-2005, 06:31 PM
14 out of 15.

That makes my young self tied with the other high scorer!

Wacca wacca! No referrences here!

oh, btw, here's where i messed up:

Question 12:

Here's a tough one, What was the longest ranging aircraft produced in Germany during the war of these listed below?

I chose the Condor, and I was wrong.

Ob.Emann
11-23-2005, 06:31 PM
13 of 15, no references. My brain apparently hasn't left for Thanksgiving vacation yet, surprisingly. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/blink.gif

I missed the questions regarding the Arado 232 and the Luftwaffe's longest ranged aircraft.

JG52_Manteo
11-23-2005, 06:53 PM
Can somebody please list the correct answers to these questions here? I am very curious about them.

JG52_Manteo
11-23-2005, 06:56 PM
http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/35.gif http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/53.gif Never mind.

jarink
11-23-2005, 07:13 PM
12 of 15, no references.

Missed the Ar 232, 190D-9 engine and MiG questions. After each one, went "D'Oh!"

Not a bad test!

GBrutus
11-23-2005, 07:14 PM
11 http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

Tooz_69GIAP
11-23-2005, 07:24 PM
11/15

JG52_Manteo
11-23-2005, 07:35 PM
I guess maybe I should have tried harder at this quiz, I didn't think anyone would even give a dang,or that there would be this big of a response. But it's too late now, and who here has been more honest than me? http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif

marc_hawkins
11-23-2005, 08:27 PM
10 http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-surprised.gif That's deperate guesswork for you!

Waldo.Pepper
11-23-2005, 08:34 PM
14 easy.

I think I should have gotten 15 as I think that the He-177 answer is wrong. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_frown.gif

csThor
11-23-2005, 09:40 PM
14/15 - though I had everything right. I just didn't type that name correctly http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/1072.gif

BaldieJr
11-23-2005, 09:58 PM
6/15, which serves to affirm my political leanings.

Pirschjaeger
11-23-2005, 10:11 PM
7/15, no references. I also noticed that guessing gives a 50/50 chance. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/35.gif

Fritz

waffen-79
11-23-2005, 11:07 PM
12 out of 15

without browsing or consulting other pages

and I'm not even german! http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/53.gif

but seriously I was able to answer the questions because of THIS FORUM BABY!

fighter_966
11-23-2005, 11:58 PM
I got Twelwe but I protest question about who dropped 17 planes in a day I answered Joachim
Marseille wich was right but I did not get point
because test said its Hans Joachim Marseille...
test sucks big time

wayno7777
11-24-2005, 12:06 AM
11/15.....

XyZspineZyX
11-24-2005, 12:20 AM
11 out of 15, spelt H-J-Marsellie wrong

Von_Rat
11-24-2005, 12:38 AM
12 RIGHT, but i spelled marselle wrong also, so really 13.

Genie-
11-24-2005, 02:51 AM
12 of 15!

good enough for me http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

anarchy52
11-24-2005, 03:42 AM
14/15

I got the Blohm und Voss 222 "Wiking" question wrong...

tigertalon
11-24-2005, 04:02 AM
13/15

missed the Blohm und Voss 222 "Wiking" (I tought Fw200 condor has greater range), and a Millipede, tought it was Centipede.

joeap
11-24-2005, 04:30 AM
11/15 for me, thanks Oleg and forum. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_cool.gif

Kurfurst__
11-24-2005, 04:45 AM
13/15 no refs, mistaken that big Wiking and the name of the arado transport - though that latter because I wasn't sure what's the english word for what we call here a '100-footer'. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif

neural_dream
11-24-2005, 04:50 AM
Why's everyone saying no ref? Why fill a quiz with ref http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/35.gif? (and why score less than 15 if so http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_razz.gif).
Btw, I feel bad with my 9 seeing all those teen scores http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-happy.gif.

Sturm_Williger
11-24-2005, 05:43 AM
11/15 !

From work, no references

ploughman
11-24-2005, 05:47 AM
I got 7. But I took a risk and used my girlfiend's answers using Deliah Smith's Introduciton to Cooking as reference.

Feathered_IV
11-24-2005, 05:51 AM
13/15 No refs http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_cool.gif

Bloody millipede and Viking though... http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-mad.gif

GH_Klingstroem
11-24-2005, 05:53 AM
12 of 15 here with no ref...

luftluuver
11-24-2005, 06:18 AM
14 out of 15

said the Kondor instead of the Bv222.

Have to question this as the Fw200F had a range of 6900km/23hrs while a couple of links say 6095km and 6835km for the Bv222.

http://www.simviation.com/fsdcbainbv222.htm
http://wmilitary.neurok.ru/bv222.html

bazzaah2
11-24-2005, 06:20 AM
11/15 but bleary eyed and not propped up by caffeine.

Grue_
11-24-2005, 07:12 AM
11/15 - anwered in about a minute.

5 9 12 13 wrong.

Only 17% get question 7 correct...

bird_brain
11-24-2005, 09:32 AM
10 out of 15 correct. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_rolleyes.gif

Kettenhunde
11-24-2005, 09:32 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">said the Kondor instead of the Bv222. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

13/15 correct with no references.

I got Hans-Joachim Marseille right but mispelled his middle name so it was wrong.

The other one was FW-200 Condor and I have to question that one as well.

All the best,

Crumpp

luftluuver
11-24-2005, 10:23 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Kettenhunde:
I got Hans-Joachim Marseille right but mispelled his middle name so it was wrong.

The other one was FW-200 Condor and I have to question that one as well. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Should have just said Marseille. Got a <span class="ev_code_YELLOW">correct</span> with that. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

Ruy Horta
11-24-2005, 11:45 AM
One error, mispelled Marseille http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

Deadmeat313
11-24-2005, 11:47 AM
I got a mere 8 questions right.

I'll get my coat. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-sad.gif

T.

Low_Flyer_MkII
11-24-2005, 11:50 AM
I went back for another go and got 15 http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_cool.gif http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/59.gif

neural_dream
11-24-2005, 12:34 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Ruy Horta:
One error, mispelled Marseille http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

We have a winner http://images.google.com/images?q=tbn:LgCMk87BungJ:http://www.trimpe.org/jr/pictures/you-win-prize.jpg

edit:
didn't notice that
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by csThor:
14/15 - though I had everything right. I just didn't type that name correctly http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/1072.gif </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

So, again we have winner http://images.google.com/images?q=tbn:0TGGaH1zBMoJ:mattam.org/images/my/wc/18/1st.jpg

JG52_Manteo
11-24-2005, 02:44 PM
2nd try, 13 right. This is interesting stuff. I can try to find another quiz if you all want me too. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

Low_Flyer_MkII
11-24-2005, 03:03 PM
Yes please.

CUJO_1970
11-24-2005, 03:04 PM
Technically, I only got 14 out of 15.

In reality I got them all right but spelled a certain pilot's name incorrectly by one letter and so it was counted as incorrect http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/35.gif

No references needed for that quiz http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-happy.gif

CUJO_1970
11-24-2005, 03:07 PM
Yes, the range question is very debatable.

Von_Rat
11-24-2005, 03:24 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Deadmeat313:
I got a mere 8 questions right.

I'll get my coat. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-sad.gif

T. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>


you better go fly red for awhile, till you've done some more studying.

HeinzBar
11-24-2005, 11:30 PM
S!,
I managed to get 14/15..missed the long range question...grr.

HB

Brotrob
11-25-2005, 01:05 AM
Got 16 out of 15, no ref as well!

Muhuharrharr

HotelBushranger
11-25-2005, 01:13 AM
11/15, no ref. Things I got wrong:Millipede, D-9 Engine, Ta question, Goerning death one

Porsimo
11-25-2005, 01:42 AM
10, which is surprisingly good with my general knowledge http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

Wrong: 1, 2, 5, 12 and 14

JG52Uther
11-25-2005, 04:30 AM
13/15.Got the question about longest range aircraft (thought it was condor) and embarrassingly,no 1.I really thought it was the Heinkel (and still do to some extent)

luftluuver
11-25-2005, 04:39 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by JG52Uther:
13/15.Got the question about longest range aircraft (thought it was condor) and embarrassingly,no 1.I really thought it was the Heinkel (and still do to some extent) </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

I don't think the He111 ever did dive bombing which the Ju88 did. One 'trade' missing then.

Skarphol
11-25-2005, 07:47 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by luftluuver:
I don't think the He111 ever did dive bombing which the Ju88 did. One 'trade' missing then. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Considering that the He-111 was a bomber, I thought that was the thing it did. Plus torpedobombing.

I got 14 of 15 anyway, and are very proud!
Missed on the Bodenplatte-question.

Skarphol

chchfool
11-25-2005, 09:18 AM
13 out of 15 with no books. I'm happy with that.

Bremspropeller
11-25-2005, 09:35 AM
16/15 http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/59.gif

MLudner
11-25-2005, 10:22 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Daiichidoku:
ok, i took a guess on the barbarossa question </div></BLOCKQUOTE>


The Barbarossa question was very confusing; they should have worded it differently. The Soviets did lose 1,200 + aircraft; what had me blinking was whether or not the Soviets had actually "admitted" to losing that many.

MLudner
11-25-2005, 10:28 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by fighter_966:
I got Twelwe but I protest question about who dropped 17 planes in a day I answered Joachim
Marseille wich was right but I did not get point
because test said its Hans Joachim Marseille...
test sucks big time </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

But, his name was Hans-Joachim, not Joachim alone. But, I would give you the point. You have to remember that a computer can't really think, only recognize identical or nonidentical patterns, so if you don't give the identical response...

lrrp22
11-25-2005, 12:11 PM
13/15. Missed both my guesses!

stathem
11-25-2005, 12:42 PM
I'm ashamed, 13/15.

Missed the Long range a/c (should have thought properly about it) and the bomber destroying gun.

FliegerAas
11-25-2005, 03:07 PM
HA!!
http://www.negativeactiongroup.at/portal/e107_plugins/coppermine_menu/albums/userpics/10075/ImTheWin.JPG
The only question I answered incorrectly was Question 8.

Where is my prize?

neural_dream
11-25-2005, 03:27 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by FliegerAas:
HA!!
The only question I answered incorrectly was Question 8.
Where is my prize? </div></BLOCKQUOTE>
http://www2.victoriassecret.com/images/prodpri/V246920_RC048.jpg

telsono
11-25-2005, 03:49 PM
They gave me 12 out of 15 but marked me wrong for putting down Joachim Marseille instead of Hans-Joachim Maesellie. Just off the top of my head without any references. I had the Wiking question and the Millepede questions wrong as well.

JG52Uther
11-25-2005, 03:52 PM
OMG!!! That is one hot girl http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/heart.gif

(and with the marseille question,i just put down 'Marseille')