Test Your Knowledge: Battlestar Galactica Ships Quiz
Ships to fight and ships to flee, spacecraft are the most important type of technology in this epic sci-fi show. How much do you know about the ships in 'Battlestar Galactica?'
In the original series, how many forward-mounted laser-torpedo guns do colonial Vipers have?
On a battlestar, what purpose does Tylium serve?
How many different types of Cylon ships are there in the original series?
What sort of ship-mounted weapons are KEWs?
In the reimagined series, as the thousand-year war with the Cylons dragged on, how many battlestars did the humans build?
How many battlestars remain after the destruction of the Twelve Colonies?
Which version of the Viper fighter has three forward-firing kinetic energy weapons?
- Mark III
- Mark VII
- Mark II
Cylon freighters are equipped with what sort of weapon?
- gun turrets
- missile batteries
Helena Cain commands a battlestar with which name?
About how many laser turrets defend a Cylon basestar?
- more than 100
- around 50
Battlestar Galactica represents which of the Twelve Colonies?
Before the destruction of the Twelve Colonies, about how many ships made up a typical fleet?
In the original series, how many Cylons make up the crew of a raider?
After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies, what is the primary purpose of the colonial ship Zephyr?
- living quarters
- prison transport
In the original series, after the destruction of the Colonies, how many ships survive to make the trip to Earth?
- about 450
- about 680
- about 220
In the reimagined series, how many ships survive the Cylon attack on the Colonies?
What happens to Viper Mark II fighters when they engage Cylon forces?
- They overpower Cylon fighters.
- Their computers fail.
- They spontaneously explode.
What is the approximate capacity of luxury liners like the Olympic Carrier?
Why does Galactica destroy a colonial ship named the Olympic Carrier?
- hijacked by Cylons
- It began shooting at other colonial ships.
- Its captain went insane.
What's the approximate crew capacity of the Cylon heavy raider?
- about 100
- about 10
- about 50
How are the Viper's guns aimed?
- by the pilot
- by onboard computer
- by the co-pilot
How many battlestars are named in the original series?
How old was Galactica just before the Fall of the Twelve Colonies?
- about 100 years old
- about 75 years old
- about 50 years old
What sort of ship is the Majahual?
- prisoner transport
Which battlestar was the first to be destroyed at the Battle of Cimtar?
What ship was primarily used for sewage recycling?
- Inchon Velle
What happened to a 600-person civilian ship named the Pyxis?
- crash lands
- destroyed by Cylons
- self destructs
How many sublight engines are on a Mercury-class battlestar?
In the original series, colonial Vipers are generally superior to Cylon Raiders.
Raptors are generally assigned which sort of tasks?
- medical transport