Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History Quiz | Eight Week Quiz D

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II: The Serpent's Coil.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What college does Isaac attend?
(a) Trinity College.
(b) Vassar College.
(c) Hiwassee College.
(d) Abilene Christian College.

2. What is the date at the opening of the book?
(a) September 7, 1901.
(b) September 8, 1999.
(c) September 7, 1900.
(d) September 9, 1900.

3. What is the name of the missing ship out of Tampa?
(a) Pensacola.
(b) Louisiana.
(c) Alamo.
(d) Olive.

4. Where the Americans see numbers in relation to weather, the Cubans see ____________.
(a) Poetry.
(b) Disaster.
(c) Beauty.
(d) Omens.

5. Where does Isaac meet his wife?
(a) Church.
(b) Train.
(c) College.
(d) Work.

Short Answer Questions

1. An easterly wind converges over the ________ in the early weeks of August 1900.

2. What is Isaac sent to Arkansas to study?

3. On what street do Isaac and his family live in Galveston?

4. Where does Isaac give a speech about weather to a packed crowd?

5. Besides being an amateur meteorologist, Dr. Young is also _____________.

(see the answer key)

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