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MS. Found in a Bottle

MS. Found in a Bottle


by Edgar Allan Poe

MS. Found in a Bottle: Where No One Has Gone Before Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around MS. Found in a Bottle? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The ship's course takes it past

New Holland
Q. The black galleon avoids being destroyed by the waves thanks to

The current
The strong hull
Clever navigation
Q. The storm first announces itself with

A strong wind
An albatross
A cloud
A bolt of lightning
Q. When the black galleon hits the narrator's ship, he leaps onto its

Q. The narrator reacts to the black galleon by

Cowering in fear
Diving in to the water
Observing its features
Awaiting it fearlessly