Statistics for Russian Inventions

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  • The average score is 11 of 20

Answer Stats

ClueAnswer% Correct
Sputnik was the first oneArtificial satellite
91%
The world's first ______ power plantNuclear
89%
World's most-popular military rifle modelAK-47
87%
Type of "table" first published by Mendeleev in 1860{Periodic} Table
87%
Blocky video gameTetris
84%
Children's toy that fits one inside the otherMatryoshka {doll}
79%
The earliest form of this amusement park rideRoller Coaster
68%
Jewelled egg{Fabergé} Egg
67%
Type of ship that navigates through ice-covered watersIcebreaker
66%
Salyut 1 was the first, but Mir was the more famousSpace station
59%
The discovery of this huge area of land in 1820Antarctica
54%
The first ICBM that could be launched from one of theseSubmarine
39%
Metal urn for making teaSamovar
36%
Russia was the first country to introduce this type of currency, with one ruble
divided into 100 kopeks. The U.K. wouldn't do it until 1971.
{Decimal} currency
31%
Type of dome seen on many Russian cathedrals{Onion} Dome
31%
The first practical way to manufacture these diamond lookalikesCubic Zirconia
30%
Thin Russian pancakesBlini
27%
Carriage drawn by three horsesTroika
22%
Infectious agent first discovered by Dmitri Ivanovsky in 1892Virus
22%
Pavlov's discovery that he could make a dog salivate by ringing a bell, for example{Classical} Conditioning
15%

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