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The Persian Gulf War Challenge

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  1. downfall1983

    downfall1983 Member

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    I'm finally putting it up...

    The Persian Gulf War Trivia---


    1. The US Department of Defense estimated the 1st Gulf War cost?
    A.12 billion dollars
    B.54 billion dollars
    C.61 billion dollars
    D.38 billion dollars

    2.How many sorties did the Iraqi Airforce sent out to engage the American fighter jets during the aerial campaign?
    A.36
    B.102
    C.57
    D.44

    3.By the start of the 1st Gulf War, Saddam Hussein had amassed the 4th largest?
    A.airforce in the world
    B.tank force in the world
    C.navy in the world
    D.scud stocks in the world

    4.How many American troops were wounded in action during the 1st Gulf War?
    A.54
    B.467
    C.195
    D.99

    5.The Allied Coaliton consisted of how many nations?
    A.23
    B.41
    C.7
    D.34

    6.What were the Iraqi Airforce's primarily used jet fighter during the aerial campaign of the 1st Gulf War?
    A.Tupolev TU22
    B.Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21
    C.Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25
    D.Sukhoi Su-7

    7.What was the long range capabilities of the "Scuds" (Scud-D)used by the Iraqi regime?
    A.560 km
    B.1200 km
    C.700 km
    D.850 km

    8.Which one of these US aircraft carriers was sent out to the Persian Gulf during the war?
    A.USS Nimitz
    B.USS Ronald Regan
    C.USS Carl Vinson
    D.USS Dwight D. Eisenhower

    9.Which one of these allied nations was one of the first to join the Coalition force?
    A.France
    B.Spain
    C.Soviet Union
    D.Germany

    10.On February 22, 1991. Iraq agreed to what?
    A.American proposed ceasefire
    B.Soviet proposed ceasefire
    C.Unconditional surrender
    D.UN proposed ceasefire

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    Just post in your responses and I'll correct them afterwards. and good luck!
     
  2. Iroh

    Iroh Member

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    I just know question number 3. the answer must be B i think.
     
  3. PzJgr

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    1. The US Department of Defense estimated the 1st Gulf War cost?
    A.12 billion dollars

    2.How many sorties did the Iraqi Airforce sent out to engage the American fighter jets during the aerial campaign?
    A.36

    3.By the start of the 1st Gulf War, Saddam Hussein had amassed the 4th largest?
    B.tank force in the world

    4.How many American troops were wounded in action during the 1st Gulf War?
    C.195

    5.The Allied Coaliton consisted of how many nations?
    C.7


    6.What were the Iraqi Airforce's primarily used jet fighter during the aerial campaign of the 1st Gulf War?
    D.Sukhoi Su-7

    7.What was the long range capabilities of the "Scuds" (Scud-D)used by the Iraqi regime?
    A.560 km

    8.Which one of these US aircraft carriers was sent out to the Persian Gulf during the war?
    B.USS Ronald Regan


    9.Which one of these allied nations was one of the first to join the Coalition force?
    D.Germany

    10.On February 22, 1991. Iraq agreed to what?
    A.American proposed ceasefire
     
  4. Mortman2004

    Mortman2004 Dishonorably Discharged

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    Well estimating My pay at the time was roughly 854 USD as a Spec-4 with jump pay and combat pay and i was theyre from august 1990 to march 1991 it had to have cost at least 6 grand LOL
     

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