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Battle 8

Battle of the Books Questions - Dive

QuestionAnswer
WHAT SPORT DID KAZ PLAY BACK HOME? HOCKEY
WHERE DID KACZINKSI PLAY HOCKEY? THE TORONTO AREA
WHO FROM POSEIDON OCEANOGRAPHIC WAS LEADING THE DIVE TEAM? TAD CUTTER
WHO WAS STEVEN P. ALLAGASH? HE WAS THE SPORTS AGENT HIRED BY KAZ'S DAD
WHO WAS THE UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHER? DANTE LEWIS
WHAT WAS POSEIDON? ONE OF THE TOP OCEAN RESEARC OUTFITS IN THE WORLD
WHICH ONE OF THE DIVERS WAS HANDICAPPED? STAR LING
WHAT ISLAND WAS THE POSEIDON ON? ST. LUC
WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE R/V THAT STAR SAT ON AND WATCHED THE HARBOR FROM? HERNANDO CORTES
WHAT DID STAR USE TO MAKE THE JOB OF PUTTING ON HER WETSUIT SO EASY? LIQUID DISH DETERGENT ON HER SKIN
Where does Adriana's uncle work? British Museum in London
Who did Adriana's uncle pick to be the assistant at the museum this year instead of Adriana? Adriana's brother Payton
Dante broke rule number one - what was rule number one? Don't walk with flippers on.
What does Kaz do to his mask to prevent it from fogging up? He spits into his maskā€¦.
Why can't a diver touch the reef? The reef is composed of millions of tine polyps and the slightest touch kill the outermost layer of creatures.
What gas do you worry about being in your bloodstream if you ascend too quickly while diving? Nitrogen
What is the name of the 18 foot tiger shark who lives in the waters where they were diving? Clarence
What is the name of the boat they were diving from? Hernando Cortes
What did English accuse the kids of doing with the silver bucket on the deck? He accused the 4 of letting the octupus go
What boat was assigned to Cutter that the 4 interns were SUPPOSED to go out on for their dives?
Ponce de Leon
What was Adriana's uncle's name that took her brother to Syria? Uncle Alfie
What was hanging in the window of the cottage that the 4 teens went to take a picture of? An eagle that was 300 years old
Who was living in the cottage that had the object hanging in the window? English
What was the name of the lady on board who found the kids sleeping onboard? Marina Kappas
What type of plane did they think they found while on their dive? A World War II German airplane with a swastika on it.
What was Star trying to recover when she got caught in the plane and lost her air supply? Bullets from the gun that was in the plane
What was the plane they discovered really from? A movie production
What is "bell work"? Work that keeps you busy and out of the way
How often did the divers have to "outgas" (expel residual nitrogen)? Every four days
What kind of camera was Dante constantly carrying around his neck? A Nikonos
When Cutter was lying to the teens about the anchor they found, he told them it too was from a movie with Harrison Ford. What boat did they say the ancohor was from? Queen Anne's Revenge
Who was the actor who starred in the movie with the ship Queen Anne's Revenge? Harrison Ford
When the kids were deserted and decided to enter the office of Marina. Reardon and Cutter,
they discovered a glass with something in it. What was in the glass? A coin soaking in a chemical. What they thought was the anchor was a valuable coin.
What was this money called? A piece of eight
What kind of money was it? Spanish Money
This coin was made from silver pulled from mines of what continent? South America
What was Dante's secret about himself that he finally admitted to the group when they
started asking him questions about how he sees things that others can't? He admitted he is color blind
Who was the captain of the Hernando Cortes? Captain Vanover
When the four teens finally got to the Ponce de Leon, after the Cortes took them out to track the ship down, there was something peculiar about Reardon. What was it that they should have noticed about him? His hair was wet. He had just gotten out of the water.
What did they discover that Reardon had done to the reef that made the big explosion? He had used dynamite to explode the reef
They discovered that Reardon, Marina and Cutter were not scientistsā€¦..what were they? Treasure Hunters
What was Reardon's special bait that he used to fish with? Squid Parts and cold pizza
What did Reardon have on his line that tugged Kaz down and eventually put him
in a very dangerous situation? A 400 pound grouper
Who went down and rescued Kaz from Clarence? English
What finally made Clarence let go of his grip of the cage? English's hit into the Shark's eye with his compressed air tank
What was left in the cage after Kaz and English exited? An octopus
What did English do with the octopus? He threw it back in the water
What did Cutter say over the radio that showed he was not an oceanographer? "Was that a WHALE?
What initials were etched into the carved white handle that Star discovered? JB
How long did it take for the Griffin to reach the NEW WORLD? 4 months
What was the Griffin there to do at the richest place in all Creation? They were there to steal their treasure and burn their city to the ground
How old was Samuel Higgin when the voyage of the Griffin started? 14 years old
How old was Samuel when he was kidnapped? 6 years old
Where was he living when he was kidnapped? Liverpool
What inspired Samuel Higgins to sign on to work for the Griffin? A plate of stew and future wages
What did the JB on the coin stand for? James Blade
What was in the handle of the snake whip that Captain James Blade used to beat the boys with? A green emerald the size of a musket ball
Where was Poseidon's main office located? San Diego California
What was Evan's job on the Griffin? He was the sail maker
Why was Evans part of the Griffin's voyage? He was forced by poverty. He was earning money for his wife and daughters
What did Evans do for a living before getting on the Griffin? He was a farmer
Created by: janicejohn