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Old 08-03-2008, 08:18 AM   #1
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Sunday Special- ships

Sunday Special- ships

How much have you retained about ships, both historic and fictional ??



1. Darwin sailed on it to the Galapagos...
2. Ship of Sir Francis Drake...
3. The Pilgrims arrived on it...
4. He commanded the Half Moon...
5. Captain Bligh was kicked off it...
6. He commanded the HMS Victory
7. He commanded the Bonhomme Richard
8. Columbus' Flagship on his first voyage to the "new world"...
9. He discovered the Southern continent of Antarctica on board the HMS Resolution in 1773 (but didn't realize it was a continent)...
10. Ahab searched for the "great white whale" from it's deck..
11. He commended the fictional submarine Nautilus...
12. He proved his point on the raft Kon Tiki...
13. He proved his technology by successfully testing the Clermont...
14. Cousteau's research vessel...
15. USS Constitution's nickname...
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1. HMS Beagle
2. The Golden Hind
3. The mayflower
4. Henry Hudson
5. The Bounty
6. Admiral Horatio Nelson
7. John Paul Jones
8. Santa Maria
9. Captain Cook
10. The Pequod
11. Captain Nemo
12. Thor Heyerdahl
13. Robert Fulton
14. Calypso
15 Old Ironsides

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Old 08-03-2008, 09:35 AM   #2
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I knew the Pequod but couldn't quite remember! Otherwise I think I did pretty well! I got:

1. HMS Beagle
2. The Golden Hind
3. The Mayflower
5. The Bounty
8. Santa Maria
9. Captain Cook
11. Captain Nemo
12. Thor Heyerdahl
13. Robert Fulton
14. Calypso
15 Old Ironsides

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Old 08-03-2008, 11:05 AM   #3
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Good Sunday morning, lt.

Thanks for the easy ones. Easy 'cause I knew them. HA!

#s 3, 5, 8 (knew all 3 but didn't know the exact one) and #14.

Thanks, and have a good day.




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