Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916 Quiz | One Week Quiz A

Michael Capuzzo
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 17 and 18.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The shark was estimated to be _______ feet long and weighed around 500 pounds.
(a) Fifteen.
(b) Eight.
(c) Five.
(d) Ten.

2. The ____________________ sensationalized the incident by describing in detail the gore of the attack.
(a) New York Times.
(b) New Yorker.
(c) New York Post.
(d) AM New York program.

3. Fisher immediately closed his ____________ shop and ran to the creek.
(a) Jewelry.
(b) Blacksmith.
(c) Fishing.
(d) Tailor.

4. This doctor insisted what?
(a) A shark could easily inflict the damage that Bruder suffered.
(b) A shark might be able to inflict the damage that Bruder suffered.
(c) A shark could not very easily inflict the damage that Bruder suffered.
(d) A shark could not inflict the damage that Bruder suffered.

5. ________________ were strapped to the boats as gunmen stood waiting for the shark to surface.
(a) Dummies.
(b) Pieces of Bruder's clothing.
(c) Chunks of meat.
(d) Red pieces of fabric.

Short Answer Questions

1. What did the men do to attract the shark?

2. Lucas had sent whom to the scene of the shark attack on Charles Bruder?

3. What happened to the animal at which they shot?

4. Lester Stilwell left his job in _________________ and met his friends at the creek.

5. The man the reporters visited was director of what?

(see the answer key)

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