This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

This is what the Government claims actually crash landed in Roswell, New Mexico in 1947.

Retry Correct Incorrect The United States government stands firmly behind the report that it was actually a weather balloon that crashed in Roswell, New Mexico. In the 1990s, documents were even declassified saying it was a nuclear test surveillance balloon from Project Mogul.
Universal History Archive/ UIG via Getty Images
Universal History Archive/ UIG via Getty Images

This is what the Government claims actually crash landed in Roswell, New Mexico in 1947.

  • Hot air balloon
  • Weather balloon
  • Test blimp
  • Experimental lightweight aircraft
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