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Antarctic Journal/Englisg 4
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The main idea from the author's entry on November 17th is...
The trip to Antarctic had many exiting things to see.
If the boat had not stopped in the Antartica to give "right of way" to the humpback whales,the whales probably would have...
been injured by the boat.
What is most the likely reason the author mentioned the moss?
to show how delicate Antartica is.
What is the most likely reason the author made the trip to Antartica?
to learn about a unique environment.
According to the selection how are the blue whales different than krill?
Blue whales are the largest animal on Earth, while krill are one of the smallest.
Why did the author get "the Big Eye"?
The sun kept her awake all night.
Which detail supports the main idea that icebergs are dangerous?
The boat stayed away from icebergs.
What happened on December 24th after the author noticed the glowing sky?
She fell through a crack in the ice.
Which of these is a generalisation that can made from information in the selection?
Antartica is a harsh and dangerous environment.
What conclusion can you draw from the photograph of the bedroom, which is shown in the selection?
Each room was small and had to be shared by two people.
How was the author different from the woman traveling to San Antonio, Texas.
The author was going a lot farther from home with less luggage.
What did the author probably do to make sure the penguin egg did not get broken on the way home?
She probably put clothing around the egg.
Why was it important to the author to take home a penguin egg that would never hatch?
She wanted to have something special to remember her journey, but she did not want to harm the live penguin.
looking forward to; expectation; excitement
one of seven great masses of land on Earth
act or process of meeting at a point; joining
causing fear or dislike; dangerous; puzzling
rides and falls; hoists
large masses of ice, detached from a glacier and floating in the sea
The author had the opportunity in her four month trip:
-the chance to see Antartica for herself.
-witness the life cycle of the penguins.
-watch orca whales swim by her boat.
-experience life without night.
-escapes a dangerous fall into a glacier crevasse.
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