Aviation Quiz: Trivia Questions and Answers

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Aviation Quiz: Trivia Questions and Answers
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Free online printable quiz with multiple-choice questions (MCQ) without registration.

Man has always strived for freedom. And one of its symbols from ancient times was considered the sky. The first flying machines took to the air more than 1,000 years ago.

The Aviation Quiz will test your knowledge about aircraft and the history of their development. Only those who are well versed in the subject will be able to answer each of his questions correctly. Test yourself!

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1. One of the first flying machines to lift a man into the air took off in China in 559. It was a ...

2. Who invented the word "aviation"?

3. In 1783 the Montgolfier brothers tested an aerostat, which flew a distance of 2.5 kilometers at an altitude of 2,000 meters, without a human in it. How long did it take to cover this distance?

4. The autogyroplane or gyroplane was invented by Spanish engineer Juan de la Cierva in 1919. What aircraft does it resemble in its principle of flight?

5. What is the maximum distance the dirigibles built in the 1930s could fly without landing?

6. In which year did flight attendants first appear on passenger flights?

7. How many engines does the "Russian Vityaz" aircraft have, which gave the beginning of heavy aviation?

8. Who is considered the creator of the helicopter?

9. How do you change the flight direction of a hot air balloon?

10. On December 17, 1903, the first successful flight of the Wright Brothers' American mechanics' airplane with an internal combustion engine took place. It ran on ...