Trivia: "Isle of Beach Life" on the U.S. Atlantic Coast

August 7th, 2019

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Atlantic Coast Beach
  1. Fill in the blank: Renowned East Coast pirate Edward Teach, also known as ____, briefly “retired” to a more sedentary lifestyle in Bath, North Carolina.


  1. Put the following coastal towns in geographic order, north to south: Rodanthe, Chincoteague, Bar Harbor, Kiawah Island, Sandbridge


  1. Match each book with its coastal state setting.
I.    Message in a Bottle, Nicholas Sparks a.  Florida
II.   The Prince of Tides, Pat Conroy b.  Maine
III.  Jaws, by Peter Benchley c.  South Carolina
IV.  Gift from the Sea, Anne Morrow Lindbergh d.  New York
V.   Tourist Season, Carl Hiaasen e.  North Carolina


  1. What native Virginia fish is born symmetrical but, soon after birth, begins to lean to one side, and one eye gradually migrates to the other side of its body?
    1. Black drum
    2. Snakehead fish
    3. Flounder
    4. Silver perch
    5. Alewife


  1. Unscramble the name of the oldest lighthouse in Virginia and where it’s located.


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