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Chassepot: Quiz


Question 1: This article incorporates text from an edition of the New International Encyclopedia that is in the ________.
Intellectual propertyCopyright infringementCopyrightPublic domain

Question 2: In the ________ (1870–1871) it proved greatly superior to the German Dreyse needle gun, outranging it by 2 to 1.
Alsace-LorraineFranco-Prussian WarOtto von BismarckGerman Empire

Question 3: In the following year it made its first appearance on the battlefield at Mentana on 3 November 1867, where it inflicted severe losses upon ________'s troops.
RomeItalian unificationGiuseppe GaribaldiItaly

Question 4: The Chassepot, officially known as Fusil modèle 1866, was a bolt action military breechloading rifle, famous as the arm of the French forces in the ________ of 1870 and 1871.
Alsace-LorraineOtto von BismarckGerman EmpireFranco-Prussian War

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