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Question 1: A German ________ fleet was put to sea in 1937, and when it successfully returned in the spring of 1938, plans for a third German Antarctic expedition were drawn up.
Ocean fisheriesWhalingCetacean bycatchWhaling controversy

Question 2: ________ (for the Third Reich's legal surrender of all civil jurisdiction in 1945)
Allied Control CouncilAllied-occupied GermanyNazi GermanyKarl Dönitz

Question 3: In January 1939 the ship arrived in an area already claimed in 1938 by ________ as Dronning Maud Land and began charting the region.
United StatesNorwayGermanyPoland

Question 4: Led by Arctic veteran and geology professor Erich von Drygalski, it was the first expedition to use a ________ in Antarctica.
Hot air ballooningBalloon (aircraft)Hot air balloonAirship

Question 5: [1] It was named after the German region of ________.
SwitzerlandBadenHungarySwabia

Question 6: Both were cancelled with the outbreak of ________.
Second Sino-Japanese WarCollaboration with the Axis Powers during World War IIWorld War IISoviet occupations

Question 7: The second expedition would also investigate the feasibility of naval bases from which Germany could control the South Atlantic and ________ along with the Drake Passage.
Atlantic OceanArabian SeaIndian OceanPacific Ocean
















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