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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific by Raft

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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

Objects

Kon-Tiki - The name of the raft.

Balsa Logs - The key component of the raft.

Steering Oar - A key component for navigation.

Tahiti - The main Polynesian island.

Center Boards - A part of the boat that provides stability and assists navigation.

Hut - This place offers shelter to the crew members.

Flying Fish - Creatures that jump out of the water and glide for long distances to escape predators.

Dolphin (dorado) - A fish that the crew members find delicious,

Shark - A large ocean predator.

Whale Shark...

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