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The narrator thought that there were many sea creatures fighting because
there was much confusion and noise.
that was what his uncle had told him.
he was busy writing instead of watching.
he was very frightened.
What is the genre of this story?
What is the most likely reason the author wrote the selection?
to teach readers about science fiction.
to convince readers to become explorers
to teach readers what people believed in 1864
to entertain readers with an exciting story
The men found it hard to sleep because
they had to keep water off the raft
there was no darkness
there was much noise
they had to watch for creatures
The dodo bird is EXTINCT.
no longer existing
no longer examined
Who is the author of this story?
What happened first?
The plesiosaurus died.
The sea creatures fought.
The professor identified the animals.
The narrator grabbed his gun.
She thinks that lizards are HIDEOUS.
He wanted to have a serpent as a pet.
Why did the ichthyosaurus and the plesiosaurus ignore the men?
They were afraid of them.
They were not meat eaters.
They were looking for food.
They didn't see them.
She PLUNGED her fork into the potato.
Which word best shows how the men felt when they saw the animals?
John enjoyed looking at the ARMOR on display.
protective body covering
Whose point of view is the story told from?
Professor von Harddwig
the professor's nephew, Harry
Which caused the raft to e lifted out of the water?
Why is it important to the store that people did not know fats about the center of the Earth when the story was written?
It made readers want to travel there.
It taught readers new facts about their world.
It made readers care more about the characters.
It helped readers think that the story could be real.
Where does the action of the story take place?
an ocean at the Earth's center
a sea near one of Earth's craters
The skull ENCASES the brain.
Why did the narrator want to shoot at the animals?
He thought it was his only defense.
He felt he was the most accurate shooter.
He was asked to do so by the other men.
He thought the noise would scare them.
How were the ichthyosaurus and the plesiosaurus alike?
They both were serpents.
They both had long necks.
They both were very large.
They both tried to kill the men.
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