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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Bight of Benin.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How long did the captain Purvis knew trade slaves before being caught?
(a) 10 years.
(b) 5 years.
(c) 15 years.
(d) 20 years.
2. What does Sharkey teach Jessie?
(a) To mend a sail.
(b) To climb the ratlines.
(c) To use a compass.
(d) To secure a rigging.
3. After the fire in New Orleans, what did Jessie stare at while thinking about the power of fire?
(a) The sun.
(b) A candle.
(c) A lamp.
(d) The fireplace.
4. What bent the trees on an island Jessie sees off the ship?
(a) The slope of the island.
(b) Strong gorillas.
(c) Prevailing winds.
(d) A hurricane.
5. What does Jessie say being at sea makes a man think about?
(d) The future.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Jessie about the danger of being caught in the slave trade?
2. Who snaps Jessie out of his breathless state at one point?
3. Who is Jessie?
4. How many homes were destroyed by the fire Jessie saw when he was little?
5. How did Jessie's father die?
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