Lost Liners Scavenger Hunt 1. Most people know what happened to the Lusitania, but what happened to its sister ship, the Mauretania? 2. Dr. Robert Ballard was in charge of the team that found the Titanic, as well as the Lusitania, and the Empress of Ireland. What college did he go to? Where does he currently work? What other projects is he associated with? 3. The Titanic had a sister ship that was called "Britannic." Where did the Britanic sink? 4. Where could you find a comprehensive picture album of oceanliners? Hint: The oceanliners could be called "Monsters of the Sea." 5. What are the first two lines of the national anthem for Ireland? 6. The Lusitania sank on May 7, 1915. Name the millionaire on the ship. Name the famous producer on the ship. 7. How many people lost their lives on the Lusitania? 8. From what harbor did the Empress of Ireland embark from in its very last voyage? 9. Financier J.P. Morgan helped finance the Titanic to compete with the Cunard line of ships from Britain. What does J.P. stand for? 10. The first Morse code SOS signal was given from the Titanic as it went down. Name two modern day ways of signaling distress while sailing. 11. The ship _____________ sank while it was en route to Liverpool, England. What is the current temperature Fahrenheit in Liverpool? 12. The typical steerage fare to cross the Atlantic Ocean was $33. How many British pounds is that? 13. The Cunard Lines developed, and still develops, passenger ships. How could you contact them to book a cruise? 14. Immigrants traveled from Ireland to the land of promise. Create travel plans to Dublin, Ireland. About how much would it cost to fly from your location to an airport Dublin? 15. The Lusitania, Titanic, and Empress of Ireland all traveled the Mid-Atlantic waterway. If it were to stop in Iceland, what would the climate be like?