It’s U.S. Navy birthday week. While we can’t pass out birthday cake, we can share some fun historical and pop culture trivia questions to test your knowledge of the U.S. Navy. As a bonus, check out some impressive training and operational photos after the questions.
Q1: What is the right side of the ship known as?
Q2: What is the term for the Officer’s dining facility on board a ship?
Q3: Where is the USS Missouri SSN 780 homeported?
Q4: What was the total tonnage sunk by U.S. submarines in WWII?
Q5: Which of these famous people served in the U.S. Navy?
Q6: What was the world’s first nuclear-powered submarine?
Q7: Who was the first female four-star Admiral?
Q8: Who was the first Navy astronaut?
Q9: Who inspired the term “cup of Joe”?
Q10: What are the Navy core values?
How well do you know the U.S. Navy? Share your answers in the comments.
Look for the answers to be updated on Thursday, October 14th. Happy Birthday, Navy!
SAN DIEGO - Helicopter Sea Combat Weapons School training (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sara Eshleman)
GROTON, Conn. - Last man down the hatch. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Wesley Towner)
IRISH SEA - Replenishment-at-sea (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Danielle Baker/Released)
SEA OF JAPAN – Flight operations at night (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael B. Jarmiolowski)
A Cup of Joe – Mighty history from We Are the Mighty
Navy Birthday – Naval History and Heritage Command
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