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Question 1: She was the last battlecruiser completed before the beginning of the war and participated in the ________ shortly after the war began.
Raid on YarmouthBattle of Heligoland BightRaid on Scarborough, Hartlepool and WhitbyBattle of Jutland

Question 2: Queen Mary is designated as a protected place under the ________.
Church of England Assembly (Powers) Act 1919Act of SederuntProtection of Military Remains Act 1986Protection of Wrecks Act 1973

Question 3: Queen Mary, along with the rest of the 1st BCS, made a port visit to Brest in February 1914 and the squadron visited ________ in June.
RussiaMoscowUnited StatesRussian culture

Question 4: She had a ________ of 5.92 feet (1.8 m) at deep load.
Hull (watercraft)Metacentric heightInclining testBuoyancy

Question 5: Queen Mary's first action was as part of the battlecruiser force under the command of Admiral Beatty during the ________ on 28 August 1914.
Raid on Scarborough, Hartlepool and WhitbyBattle of Heligoland BightRaid on YarmouthBattle of Jutland

Question 6: [4] The turbines were powered by forty-two Yarrow ________ in seven boiler rooms.
Fire-tube boilerTraction engineSteam wagonWater-tube boiler

Question 7: HMS Queen Mary was a battlecruiser built by the British ________ before World War I, the sole member of her class.
HMS Ark Royal (R07)Royal NavyHMS Ocean (L12)HMS Illustrious (R06)

Question 8: She was refitting January-February 1915 and did not participate in the ________.
Raid on Scarborough, Hartlepool and WhitbyBattle of Dogger Bank (1915)Battle of Heligoland BightBattle of Jutland

Question 9: [13] A ________ gun on a HA MkII mount was also fitted in October 1914.
QF 2 pounder naval gunQF 4 inch Mk V naval gunQF 3 inch 20 cwtBL 4 inch naval gun Mk VII

Question 10: Queen Mary was laid down at Palmers Shipbuilding and Iron Company, ________ on 6 March 1911.
GatesheadSouth ShieldsSunderland, Tyne and WearJarrow


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