Question 1: Around 1910, armour plate began to increase in quality and ________
engines, lighter and more powerful than previous reciprocating
engines, came into use.
Question 2: A few protected cruisers have survived as ________:
Question 3: Protected cruisers were a type of naval ________ of the late 19th
century, so known because their deck armour offered protection for
vital machine spaces from shrapnel caused by exploding shells
Question 5: Bow section and bridge of Puglia— ________
Question 6: The last survivor of this series is the USS
, preserved as a museum ship in Olympia (C-6) ________.
Question 7: The British
cruisers as first, second and third class between the late 1880s
and 1905, and built large numbers of them for that navy's trade
Question 8: They were less well protected than ________ which also had a belt of
armour along the sides.