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Mary Celeste: Quiz


Question 1: Before the Mary Celeste left New York, Captain Briggs spoke with an old friend, David Reed Morehouse, from ________, who was captain of the Canadian merchant ship Dei Gratia, also a brigantine.
British ColumbiaNova ScotiaNewfoundland and LabradorPrince Edward Island

Question 2:
How long is the Mary Celeste?
457 ft 9 in, overall
99.3 ft as built, 107 ft after rebuild
161 m.

Question 3:
What was the Mary Celeste known as?
SS Cymric
JDS Wakaba
USS Patrol

Question 4:
When was the Mary Celeste launched?
May 1861

Question 5: A fictional depiction by ________ is credited as popularizing the Mary Celeste mystery.
Spiritualism (beliefs)Sherlock HolmesSpiritualismArthur Conan Doyle

Question 6: The Mary Celeste then set sail from Staten Island for ________, Italy.

Question 7:
What kind of beam was Mary Celeste supported by?
31 ft. 7 in.
22.5 ft as built, 26.6 after rebuild
33 ft 8u00BD in
63& ft

Question 8:
What company built the Mary Celeste?
A & J Inglis Ltd, Glasgow
Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation, San Pedro, California
Joshua Dewis

Question 9: As Dei Gratia was a ________ vessel, Captain Morehouse sailed the Dei Gratia to Gibraltar; his first mate Oliver Deveau sailed the Mary Celeste to the same destination, arriving a week-and-a-half later.
British EmpireBarbadosNauruInformal Empire

Question 10:
What country owned the Mary Celeste?
Joshua Dewis, William Henry Bigalow and six other local investors
William H. Palmer
William Cory & Son Ltd, London
William F. Price


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