April 17, 2012

Titanic Trivia Quiz Answered!

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TitanicTitanic Trivia Quiz Answered!

Last Tuesday, I brought you a Titanic Quiz, and now here are the answers! If you're interested in learning more about the Titanic, check out Titanic: Voices from the Disaster by Deborah Hopkinson, the ultimate guide to one of the world's greatest sea vessels and its tragic sinking. If that's still not enough, check out this collection of Titanic books for more reading. But for now, read on for the answers to last week's quiz!

  1. What was the starting price for a first-class ticket on the Titanic?
    B) $4,350
  2. What was the starting price for a third-class ticket on the Titanic?
    A) $35
  3. How many lifeboats did the Titanic have?
    C) 20
  4. What was the temperature of the water when the Titanic sank?
    A) 28°F
  5. How long was the Titanic?
    B) 882.5 feet
  6. Who was the captain of the Titanic?
    A) Edward Smith
  7. How many passengers could the Titanic accommodate?
    C) 2,566
  8. What day did the Titanic leave on its maiden voyage?
    B) April 10, 1912
  9. How long did it take the Titanic to sink?
    A) 2 hours, 40 minutes

What is your favorite story about the Titanic? Post your stories in the Comments below!

image from kids.scholastic.comBrian, STACKS Writer (a.k.a. BlackBird268)

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  1. alywrites

    Voyage on the Great Titanic from the Dear America series, and I LOVE, LOVE Titanic the movie!! I even went to watch it in 3D with my friend who had never watched it before, and she said she LOVED IT. XD

  2. J

    I love the movie cause it is about the titanic. I love the part when jack was drawing rose. I also love the part when the titanic was sinking and it riped in two. It was so sad when jack died in the water. One of my friends started to cry. It was so funny when she ran away from the guy that was chasing her. But out of the whole movie I loved the part when rose was going to go overboard and then jack saved her from falling. I love this movie.

  3. chattyangel42

    My favorite story about the tragic incident with the Titanic would be one of my favorite Dear America diaries, Voyage on the Great Titanic. I reccomeend this to all people who enjoy fictional stories that relate with the real past.