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Treasure Island

Treasure Island


by Robert Louis Stevenson

Treasure Island: Ahoy, Mateys! True or False

1. What is the name of the old sea captain who dies at the Admiral Benbow? -> Salty Dog
2. What is a black spot? -> An official pirate verdict of guilt
3. What do Jim and his mother take from Billy’s sea chest? -> A map and logbook
4. What is the name of Squire Trelawney’s ship? -> The Hispaniola
5. Who is responsible for planning the mutiny? -> Jim