The Perfect Storm: Summary, Characters & Author


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What was the name of the boat that was lost in The Perfect Storm?

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1. In The Perfect Storm, who was the captain of the Andrea Gail?

2. Who wrote The Perfect Storm?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What is the main focus of 'The Perfect Storm'? This quiz and worksheet will allow you to assess what you know about the characters and situations presented in this story.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Name of the fishing boat lost in 'The Perfect Storm'
  • The captain of this fishing boat
  • Author of 'The Perfect Storm'
  • Why the fishing boat sailed into the middle of the storm
  • The year this storm occurred

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will allow you to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information regarding the events that unfold in 'The Perfect Storm'
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the names of the characters depicted in 'The Perfect Storm'
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the author's writing of 'The Perfect Storm'

Additional Learning

To learn more about this book, review the accompanying lesson called The Perfect Storm: Summary, Characters & Author. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Relate the historical facts behind 'The Perfect Storm'
  • Provide a summary of the book
  • List main characters of the book
  • Discuss liberties taken by the author
  • Indicate how the author came to write the book