Think you know everything about The Falklands War? Take this quiz and put your knowledge to the test!

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Think you know everything about The Falklands War? Take this quiz and put your knowledge to the test!

The Falklands War was a military conflict between Argentina and the United Kingdom in 1982. The war lasted for 74 days and resulted in the British victory. It was a significant event in the history of both countries and had a profound impact on the political and social landscape of the region. This quiz will test your knowledge of the Falklands War and its aftermath.

Argentina wanted to annex the Falkland Islands

The UK wanted to expand its territory

The US wanted to intervene in South America

The Falkland Islanders wanted independence

Argentina wanted to annex the Falkland Islands

Who was the Prime Minister of the UK during the Falklands War?

Margaret Thatcher

Tony Blair

John Major

David Cameron

What was the name of the Argentine military junta leader during the Falklands War?

Jorge Rafael Videla

Leopoldo Galtieri

Reynaldo Bignone

Roberto Viola

What was the name of the British task force sent to the Falklands?

Operation Desert Storm

Operation Enduring Freedom

Operation Corporate

Operation Iraqi Freedom

What was the name of the first British ship to be sunk during the Falklands War?

HMS Sheffield

HMS Invincible

HMS Hermes

HMS Ardent

What was the name of the Argentine cruiser sunk by the British submarine HMS Conqueror?

ARA General Belgrano

ARA San Juan

ARA Veinticinco de Mayo

ARA Almirante Brown

What was the name of the battle in which the British forces landed on the Falklands?

Battle of Goose Green

Battle of Mount Tumbledown

Battle of San Carlos

Battle of Wireless Ridge

What was the name of the Argentine air force unit that attacked the British ships in San Carlos Bay?

Grupo 6

Grupo 8

Grupo 9

Grupo 10

What was the name of the British SAS operation to destroy Argentine aircraft on the ground?

Operation Black Buck

Operation Mikado

Operation Paraquet

Operation Rosario

What was the name of the Argentine commander who surrendered to the British forces?

Mario Menéndez

Carlos Büsser

Oscar Jofre

Guillermo Suárez Mason

What was the name of the British soldier who was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Battle of Mount Longdon?

Simon Weston

Ian McKay

Brian Budd

Vincent Bramley

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Argentina wanted to annex the Falkland Islands
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Who was the Prime Minister of the UK during the Falklands War?
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What was the name of the Argentine military junta leader during the Falklands War?
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What was the name of the British task force sent to the Falklands?
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What was the name of the first British ship to be sunk during the Falklands War?
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What was the name of the Argentine cruiser sunk by the British submarine HMS Conqueror?
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What was the name of the battle in which the British forces landed on the Falklands?
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What was the name of the Argentine air force unit that attacked the British ships in San Carlos Bay?
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What was the name of the British SAS operation to destroy Argentine aircraft on the ground?
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What was the name of the Argentine commander who surrendered to the British forces?
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What was the name of the British soldier who was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Battle of Mount Longdon?
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