Adrift: Seventy-Six Days Lost at Sea Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

Steven Callahan
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Road of Trash.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Callahan scramble to collect when there is a sudden rainfall on his boat?
(a) More fish.
(b) His dry clothing.
(c) His journal.
(d) Water for drinking.

2. Remembering a conversation with his _________ helps Callahan to maintain a more stoic demeanor on his boat.
(a) Brother.
(b) Mother.
(c) Sister.
(d) Father.

3. Callahan estimates that he is eighteen days from ___________ so he rations out his food in order to make it the duration of the trip.
(a) Antigua.
(b) Hawaii.
(c) Montenegro.
(d) Barbados.

4. In order to handle the fish which continue to batter his ship, Callahan refines his ___________ technique.
(a) Spearing.
(b) Sailing.
(c) Drying.
(d) Floating.

5. What does Callahan call 'dangerously capricious' when he is writing down his thoughts in his journal?
(a) The weather.
(b) Time.
(c) His thoughts.
(d) The sea.

Short Answer Questions

1. How long is the race that Callahan wants to enter in order to find out whether he is fit for a trans-Atlantic trip?

2. After two difficult storms, Callahan declares his absolute _____________ for the lifestyle he is living in the boat.

3. What comes along with the sudden rainfall that Callahan encounters during his journey on the ocean in this section?

4. What remained inflated with the new sticky gum fix that Callahan comes up with during his ill state?

5. Callahan takes great comfort in the idea that if he does not survive, then his ___________ will tell his story.

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