Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916 Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 21 and 22 and Epilogue.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The beating with the oar and the gunshots had, like some old-time fishermen predicted, probably done what?
(a) Caused the shark to drift north.
(b) Scared it south.
(c) Killed the shark.
(d) Forced it farther out to sea.

2. The shark craved large mammals rich with what?
(a) Nutrients.
(b) Blubber.
(c) Muscle.
(d) Sodium.

3. The hotel manager, ___________________, immediately ordered his telephone operators to notify the operators in all the hotels on the north and central coast.
(a) Darrel B. Pickering.
(b) David B. Plumer.
(c) Damian B. Parsons.
(d) Daniel B. Plickard.

4. Assisted by Robert Murphy, Nichols set out for ______________ Bay on July 20th, armed with guns, knives and harpoons.
(a) Jamaica.
(b) Cuba.
(c) Bermuda.
(d) The Bahamas.

5. The man the reporters visited was director of what?
(a) The Rose Center.
(b) The American Museum of Natural History.
(c) The Sony Wonder Lab.
(d) Liberty Science Center.

Short Answer Questions

1. Fisher and fisherman George _________________ made repeated dives into the murky water but could not find Lester.

2. Scientists have recently theorized that shark attacks may be caused by what?

3. News spread of the horrific incident. Some fishermen swore what?

4. The damage to Bruder was so severe, a _________________ injury, that even with modern medical procedures, he could not have been saved.

5. What did Dowling swear?

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