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Fish

Practice question for Fish by Gregory Mone.
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According to the book Fish, who is the author
(cover. Gregory Mone)
According to the book Fish, what was the name of the fifth child of Fergal and Brigid Reidy
(pg. 1 Maurice)
According to the book Fish, in what country was the Reidy farm located
(pg. 1 Ireland)
According to the book Fish, how many Reidy children were there
(pg. 1 9)
According to the book Fish, what did the Reidys call the lake they bathed in
(pg. 2 outhouse lake)
According to the book Fish, why did the Reidy name outhouse lake
(pg. 2 because Michael would always relieve himself along the shore just moments after they'd arrived)
According to the book Fish, what was Maurice's nickname
(pg. 2 Fish)
According to the book Fish, how did Fish earn his nickname
(pg. 2-3 Conner threw him far out into outhouse lake as he started to sink he learned how to swim his mom would always yell that she was trying to raise a man not a fish. This is where he earned his nickname)
According to the book Fish, what was the name of the family horse
(pg. 5 Shamrock)
According to the book Fish, why did Fish leave the family farm
(pg. 5 to go work in the city to send the family money because the family horse died)
According to the book Fish, what was Fish's uncles name
(pg.7 Gerry)
According to the book Fish, what were the last words Fish's father said to him before he left him with Gerry
(pg. 8 Be Careful)
According to the book Fish, what did Fish think the city was like
(pg. 8 a book)
According to the book Fish, what class of seaman liked to sail sloops
Pirates. P. 15
According to the book Fish, what was at the bow of the ship Fish was climbing onto
A monster: charred, cut and slashed in places, all of its paint chipped or worn. One of the arms looked like it has been sawed off at the elbow. P. 16
According to the book Fish, what kind of sailors were on the ship Fish climbed onto
Pirates. P. 17
According to the book Fish, how was the man working on the sail different from the other pirates on the ship
His clothing was made of finer materials and they had gilded buttons. P. 17
According to the book Fish, what was the name of the short man with the scarred face
Scab. 19
According to the book Fish, what was the name of the captain of the pirate ship
Captain Cobb
According to the book Fish, what was the name of the boy who stole the coins from Fish
Nathaniel. P. 20
According to the book Fish, who gave Fish the coins back
Scab. P. 21
According to the book Fish, what did Fish do when he had the coin purse back in his hands
He dove off the side of the ship. P. 21
According to the book Fish, what did Fish do when Scab went into the water and sank
He swam back and saved him and pulled him to the anchor cable. P. 22
According to the book Fish, what did Scab do after Fish saved him
Held his sword to Fish's neck and took back the purse. P. 23
According to the book Fish, who threw Scab into the water
Cobb's very large friend Moravius. P. 24
According to the book Fish, why did Cobb have Moravius throw Scab into the water
Because Scab gave Fish the purse and Scab needed to retrieve it. P. 24
According to the book Fish, when they are within range of the home ports of the Royal Navy what are Cobb's crew called
Paperless privateers. P. 25
According to the book Fish, what does Captain Cobb say about Fish's hands that upsets him
They look like they haven't seen a day of hard work. P. 26
According to the book Fish, what does Cobb decide to do with Fish
He makes him join the crew. P. 27
According to the book Fish, what is the name of the pirate ship Fish is on
The Scurvy Mistress. P. 28
According to the book Fish, Daniel tells Fish that if you are on the boat you are one of two things, what are these two things
Part of the crew or a prisoner. P. 28
According to the book Fish, what does Daniel call Nate and why
Nate the Great, because he thinks he is going to be some sort of great pirate captain one day. P. 29
According to the book Fish, what does Daniel ask Fish if he is concerned about
Money. P. 29
According to the book Fish, how old was Daniel when he started being a pirate
Seven. P. 30
According to the book Fish, what is the name of the man who patches the sails, and everything else on the boat
Thimble. P. 30
According to the book Fish, Daniel tells Fish if it's money you need to do what
Forget about working in the city you need to be out on the seas. P. 31
According to the book Fish, what does the black flag mean according to Daniel
Its time for action. P. 31
According to the book Fish, why does Captain Cobb chose to have the hourglass on their flag
Because it reminds us that our time here is limited and that we've got to make the most of it while we can. P. 31
According to the book Fish, what is the name of the first ship Cobb plans to raid while Fish is aboard
Mary. P. 32
According to the book Fish, what was Moravius doing the first morning Daniel woke up on the ship
Crowing. P. 33
According to the book Fish, what did Fish plan to do while the pirates raided the Mary
Get the purse of coins and get them to Reginald Swift who was sailing on the Mary. P. 34
According to the book Fish, Nate asked Fish something about the first time they met, what was it
If he was intimidating like a real pirate. P. 36
According to the book Fish, what was the closest thing to a weapon that Fish had for the raid
The swab. P. 37
According to the book Fish, why do the pirates wear red rags on a raid
So everyone knows which side they are on. P. 37
According to the book Fish, why did the first cannon ball shot at the Mary miss
It was a warning shot. A message to the other crew. P. 39
According to the book Fish, how many members of the Mary's crew did Fish see on their deck
Three. P. 39
According to the book Fish, what is Daniel's role during the raid
The stand watch, looking out for other ships. P. 40
According to the book Fish, when the pirate boarders jumped onto the Mary's deck what happened
Dozens of the Mary's men burst out from closed doors and hatches, firing guns and swinging steel. P. 41
According to the book Fish, what did fish do when the bottle crashed and set the deck on fire
He dumped the bucket of soapy seawater on the flames to put them out. P. 41
According to the book Fish, how did Fish respond when a knife was held to his belly and someone said "with a single slice I can see what you ate for lunch today
"But I didn't have any lunch. P. 42
According to the book Fish, who did Fish find in the captain's cabin
A red headed woman, Captain Cobb's wife. P. 43
According to the book Fish, where did Fish hide the coins that he took off the captain's desk
In his red head scarf. P. 45
According to the book Fish, what did Melinda Cobb try to give Fish as he was leaving the captain's cabin
A pistol. P. 46
According to the book Fish, what did Scab do to the fat, bearded man who was pleading for the pirates to leave him alone
Hit him in the head with the butt of his pistol. P. 48
According to the book Fish, who was the old woman that Cobb was talking to on the Mary
Lady Swift. P. 49
According to the book Fish, what does Lady Swift say to Reginald when he spits on the floor of the Mary
"if you must attempt to assert yourself amidst these ruffians, try to be more effective. Otherwise, just stand there like a good boy." P. 50
According to the book Fish, where did Lady Swift say her riches were hidden
The food barrels, peppers. P. 51
According to the book Fish, what does Cobb tell Scab to do with Lady Swift and Reginald Swift
Lock them away so he doesn't have to hear that decrepit woman's voice any longer. P. 51
According to the book Fish, why was Reginald Swift mad when Fish brought him the coins
He hadn't brought the purse as well. P. 53
According to the book Fish, what did Cobb do with Fish when they brought him back onto the Scurvy Mistress
He had him bound to the railing. P. 55
According to the book Fish, what do they call the man who keeps track of all the treasure on the ship
The purser, his name is Foot. P. 55
According to the book Fish, what did Nate the Great do after the raid
He tried to keep a necklace for himself (he stole from the crew as Daniel said)
According to the book Fish, what is Nate the Great's punishment for stealing the necklace
He has to walk to plank. P. 58
According to the book Fish, why won't Nate swim to shore after he walks the plank
Pirates don't know how to swim so he will drown. P. 58
According to the book Fish, what did Fish do after Nate walked the plank
He jumped in the water and saved him. P. 61
According to the book Fish, what kind of paintings were on the walls in the Captain's cabin
Scenes of farms, cows grazing in green meadows, sheep lazing on hilltops. P. 62
According to the book Fish, what is Lady Swift
A treasure hunter. P. 63
According to the book Fish, what did Fish discover about Captain Cobb while he was being interrogated
Captain Cobb was wearing a wig. P. 65
According to the book Fish, what does the Captain think Fish is
A spy. P. 65
According to the book Fish, the Captain says he would prefer to never raid another ship but he must, why
If he doesn't his crew with mutiny against him. P. 66
According to the book Fish, why type of pirates are Melinda and Captain Cobb
Seekers, who prefer a more challenging quest in search of even greater riches. P. 67
According to the book Fish, what does Fish ask if the treasures would be enough to buy
A horse. P. 67
According to the book Fish, what does Fish decide he will become
A treasure hunter. P. 68
According to the book Fish, how does Fish convince the Captain the he isn't a spy and that he wants to be a part of the crew
He gives him the carved fish that his sister had given him, his only and most treasured passion. P. 69
According to the book Fish, what was going to be Fish's chief responsibility on the Scurvy Mistress
He would be expected to swab and scrub the crew's cabin clean. P. 70
According to the book Fish, what word did Simon make up to describe the stench of the crew's cabin
Putrocious. P. 71
According to the book Fish, what do the group of pirates whose main goal is life is to keep their bellies full call themselves
The Scalawags for Sausage. P. 72
According to the book Fish, who is the leader of the Scalawags for Sausage
Sammy the Stomach
According to the book Fish, what are the pirates with eye patches called
The One Eyed Willies. P. 72
According to the book Fish, what did the Over and Unders do on the ship
They work with the ropes on the ship. P. 73
According to the book Fish, what is the group Scab in referred to as
Rascals. P. 73
According to the book Fish, what does Simon like to do
Created new words
According to the book Fish, what are the two options of food on the ship
Gruel and gruel with hardtack. P. 74
According to the book Fish, what is the cook girl's name
Nora. P. 76
According to the book Fish, what did Nora have hidden in her clothes
Knives. P. 79
According to the book Fish, how did the crew find out Nora was a girl
She couldn't go to the bathroom in front of all the men. P. 80
According to the book Fish, what did Nora make for Fish that was her very own concoction
A sandwich. P. 81
According to the book Fish, what did Fish say about Nora's sandwich
It was the best food he'd ever had. P. 82
According to the book Fish, what did the men do every morning after they work up
Did exercises on the deck led by Jumping Jack. P. 83
According to the book Fish, what Fish do that many of the men started respecting him for
He swabbed so well that you could see the handsome richly grained wood. P. 84
According to the book Fish, what book did Cobb give Fish to help him learn about being a pirate
Guidelines for the Enterprising Pirate. P. 85
According to the book Fish, what was Noah's job on the ship
He was the carpenter. P. 85
According to the book Fish, what were Nate and Daniel doing in their sleep
Sword fighting. P. 88
According to the book Fish, what was the name of the nocturnal pirate who stayed up all night working and slept all day
Bat. P. 87
According to the book Fish, what punishment did Fish get from Scab for being up on the deck at night
Night duty as well as his day time responsibilities. P. 90
According to the book Fish, when Melinda asked Fish if he feared Captain Cobb what did he say
He said he respected him. P. 93
According to the book Fish, where did Captain Cobb get the scar on his chin
From a duel with someone who was once his friend, Captain Cobb killed the other man. P. 93
According to the book Fish, what did Captain Cobb call Melinda while they were fighting
A stubborn mule. P. 94
According to the book Fish, what would Fish find preferable to another minute stuck between Melinda and Cobb
An hour sniffing Foot's yellowing toes or inhaling Scab's ripe, nasty breath. P. 95
According to the book Fish, what do Cobb and Melinda believe is the importance of the coins
That they are the secret to the location of the treasure. P. 96
According to the book Fish, what tiny hint was found hidden in the vine designs on the back of each gold coin
A single letter, except for one coin had two letters. P. 98
According to the book Fish, what similarity did Fish discover on the first two mismatched coins
A tiny bird. P. 101
According to the book Fish, what is Captain Cobb's real name
Walter. P. 102
According to the book Fish, what amazing thing did Fish find out about Moravius
He can talk. P. 101
According to the book Fish, what does Moravius ask Walter if he can have
A shave. P. 103
According to the book Fish, what does Melinda say Walter's wig looks like
A dead animal sleeping on his head. P. 103
According to the book Fish, what other similarities did the mismatched coins share
Knife, a snake, a lion, a flower, and others. P. 104
According to the book Fish, how was Fish woken up after he had fallen asleep in the captain's cabin
He was kicked in the ribs and the leg. P. 107
According to the book Fish, what does Scab order Nate and Fish to do
Fight. P. 111
According to the book Fish, what does Daniel say he will teach Fish to do
To dodge blows during a fight. P. 114
According to the book Fish, what was the one task that Fish could never get used to on the ship
Cleaning the seats of easement. P. 115
According to the book Fish, what word did Simon create thanks to how clean Fish had made the cabin
Dirtaculate. P. 116
According to the book Fish, what did the Over and Unders teach Fish
How to tie many different types of knots. P. 117
According to the book Fish, what is the name of Knot's favorite knot
The Slippery Noodle. P. 117
According to the book Fish, why did Sammy the Stomach name one of the ship's guns Mutton
Cause he loves the stuff and had to name one of his guns after it. P. 118
According to the book Fish, what did Fish discover Cobb was looking for
The Chain of Chauacar. P. 118
According to the book Fish, what was the Chain of Chauacar
A giant necklace chain that was created to fit around an entire city. P. 120
According to the book Fish, Daniel says pirates don't have friend they have what
Allies. P. 123
According to the book Fish, what did Daniel show Fish to prove to him they were friends
Where his key to his sea chest was hidden. P. 125
According to the book Fish, what did Fish discover was important to figuring out what the coins meant
The purse they were found in. p. 127
According to the book Fish, what did they discover on the inside of the coin purse
Several circular imprints burned in to the leather each with a small icon in the center, the icon were the same as those found on the coins. P. 129
According to the book Fish, what did they discover that the coins meant when laid out on the leather from the purse
It showed the latitude and longitude. P. 132
According to the book Fish, how long had Cobb, Melinda & Moravius been looking for the the Chain of Chuacar
Ten years. P. 134
According to the book Fish, what was the first clue Cobb found to the Chain of Chuacar
A map to let to a cave near Port Regal. P. 136
According to the book Fish, who was the only explorere and adventurer who knew where the Chain of Chuacar was
Wentworth Collins. P. 139
According to the book Fish, who did Cobb believe the profile on the gold coins was
Chuacar's wife. P. 140
According to the book Fish, what gift did Cobb give Fish
Swimming glasses for Fish the Pirate. P. 140
According to the book Fish, what did Cobb tell Fish he had the potential to be
A great treasure hunter and perhaps a great captain too. P. 141
According to the book Fish, what were the three countries that Pirates raided ships from
The Spanish, the English, or the Dutch. P. 143
According to the book Fish, what kind of pirate does Cobb describe himself as
A seeker. P. 144
According to the book Fish, what did Fish notice about the water when they first sighted land
It was crystal-clear blue. P. 145
According to the book Fish, what bit of land were the pirates so excited about landing on
Turtle Island. P. 145
According to the book Fish, what does Dr. Doubloons on Turtle Island do
He adjust/cracks pirates back to make them feel like new. P. 147
According to the book Fish, why won't Daniel leave the ship
He gets land sickness, he gets violently ill as soon as he stands on dry land. P. 148
According to the book Fish, what did Scab what to make sure Fish could do before he went to Turtle Island
To make sure Fish could defend himself against other pirates. P. 150
According to the book Fish, what did Scab do to Fish after their "fight"
He threw him over board. P. 152
According to the book Fish, how did Fish make it back to the boat after Scab threw him overboard
Moravius threw him a line and pulled him back to the ship. P. 153
According to the book Fish, what did Fish do when they first reached Turtle Island
He swam around the harbor for a while then he fell asleep on the beach. P. 155
According to the book Fish, what food does Nora like to eat at the Rusty Anchor
Monkey stew. P. 157
According to the book Fish, what was Fish's main job once the ship was at port
Scraping the hull free of barnacles and sea greenery. P. 159
According to the book Fish, how long did it take Fish to clean the hull of the ship
Three days. P. 160
According to the book Fish, what do the kids do on their 4th day in port
They climb to the top of turtle Island's highest point. P. 160
According to the book Fish, Nate told Fish that pirates originated from men who were what
Hunters. P. 162
According to the book Fish, what did the kids see as the were climbing the hill
A sleep that they believed had been following them. P. 164
According to the book Fish, what did Fish decided to do to find out more about the mystery sloop
He decided to swim to it and check it out. P. 164
According to the book Fish, what in the water almost made Fish want to get back out
Luminescent bugs, bugs that glowed. P. 165
According to the book Fish, who was on the enemy sloop that belonged on the Scurvy Mistress
Scab
According to the book Fish, what is the name of the big man with all the necklaces that Fish saw on the enemy sloop
Gustavo de Borges. P. 167
According to the book Fish, what sport is Gustavo de Borges a champion at
Creeping. P. 167
According to the book Fish, who established Turtle Island
Mr. and Mrs. Erasmus Tallon. P. 169
According to the book Fish, what did Cobb order for Fish, Nora & Nate
The best crab dinners the cook could muster. P. 171
According to the book Fish, what did Daniel pay for Fish to buy
A new shirt. P. 174
According to the book Fish, what was the name of the general store on Turtle Island
Dolphin Dry Goods. P. 174
According to the book Fish, how did Simon classify the mystery island
A mounthill. P. 174
According to the book Fish, what phrase did Moravius discover on the gold coins
The French phrase "Regardez en bas" which means look down. P. 178
According to the book Fish, who did Fish have to search his part of the island with
Nora, Nate, Scab and Jumping Jack. P. 179
According to the book Fish, how are the pirates supposed to signal if they found the treasure
Fire two shots. P. 179
According to the book Fish, who were the two people that Fish saw from the enemy sloop that he hadn't expected to see on the island
Reginald and Lady Swift. P. 182
According to the book Fish, who is Tenneford the Terrible
Scab. P. 183
According to the book Fish, who does Lady Swift are the only fools who keep promises
Those who lack the strength to break them. P. 186
According to the book Fish, what promise does Lady Swift break to her son
That he will inherit her business. P. 185
According to the book Fish, what does Gustavo say he likes the most about being a pirate
The murder. P. 188
According to the book Fish, what did Gustavo do to Nate, Nora & Fish while they were tied up
He spit on their foreheads. P. 189
According to the book Fish, what knot did Gustavo use to tie up Nate, Nora & Fish
The slippery Noodle. P. 189
According to the book Fish, where had Nora hidden a knife that Gustavo found and planned to kill them with
In the scarf wrapped around her head. P. 189
According to the book Fish, what did Fish tell Gustavo was unlucky
Killing someone under the age of 15. p. 190
According to the book Fish, what were on the necklaces around Gustavo's neck
Good luck charms. P. 190
According to the book Fish, how did Nora, Nate & Fish get Moravius attention on the beach
By throwing rocks at him. P. 193-194
According to the book Fish, what did Cobb say to Scab when he said he was taking the ship
YOU WILL NOT STEAL MY BOAT! P. 195
According to the book Fish, who did Scab tell he couldn't be part of his crew
Noah because his singing was tiresome. P. 197