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Question 1: President ________ was aboard Britannia for part of this cruise; Presidents Gerald Ford and Ronald Reagan also were later welcomed aboard the Yacht.
George MarshallGeorge H. W. BushDwight D. EisenhowerRichard Nixon

Question 2: A retired Rolls-Royce Phantom V state car, in use by the royal family until ________, is on display in the purpose-built garage aboard Britannia.

Question 3: ________ Sir Connolly Abel-Smith 1954-1958
3 star rankVice AdmiralMajor GeneralLieutenant-General (Canada)

Question 4: Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia is the former ________ of the British royal family, the 83rd such vessel since the restoration of King Charles II in 1660.
United StatesRussiaSwedenRoyal Yacht

Question 5: ________
Air transport of the Royal Family and government of the United KingdomAir transports of heads of state and governmentNo. 10 Squadron RAFNo. 32 Squadron RAF

Question 6: During her career as Royal Yacht she conveyed the Queen, other members of the ________, and various dignitaries on 696 foreign visits and 272 visits in British waters.
Royal houseJagiellon dynastyMerovingian dynastyRoyal family

Question 7: She is now permanently moored as an exhibition ship at Ocean Terminal, Leith, ________, Scotland.
New Town, EdinburghGlasgowEdinburghCardiff

Question 8: However, her positioning in Leith coincided with a redevelopment of the harbour area, and the advent of ________.
Scottish independenceUnited KingdomNorthern IrelandDevolution

Question 9: The ship also evacuated over 1,000 refugees from the civil war in ________ in 1986.
South YemenAden ProtectorateYemenAden

Question 10: On 20 July 1959, Britannia sailed the newly-opened Saint Lawrence Seaway en route to ________ where she docked, making the Queen the first Canadian monarch to visit the city.
Elmhurst, IllinoisBlue Island, IllinoisBurr Ridge, IllinoisChicago


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