The life of Harry Houdini

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My Questions (ESCAPE! The Story Of The Great Harry Houdini)

1. Who did Houdini Marry. (Pg.36-37) Harry Houdini married Beatrice Rahner.

2. How old was He when he Married Her. (Pg.34-35) He was just a young teenager when he married her.

3. When did Houdini First hear of magic.(Pg.24-27) He first heard of magic when he watched a performance by an English illusionist, Dr. Lynn.

4.Did Houdini run track?(Pg.22-23) Harry did run track.

5.Did Houdini run away from home(Pg.19) Yes, Harry Houdini did run away from home. He thought he was going to Texas but ended up in Missouri.


Cite(s)

Cite of The book: Escape! The Story Of The Great Houdinini

Fleischman, Sid. ESCAPE! The Story Of The Great Houdini. N.p.: n.p., n.d. Print.


Questions

Tiara's questions (Harry Houdini)


#1 = What are two acts Harry Houdini performed? Explain your answer with details from the article.
Answer #1 = Handcuff escape: In Woonsocket, Rhode island He had police lock him in six sets of handcuffs and lock him in a room. He escaped in eighteen seconds. Straight jacket escape: Houdini Freed himself from a strait jacket in Candida.

#2 = What are some names Harry performed by? Explain your answer with details from the article.
Answer #2 = Sometimes going by "King of cards" or "King of handcuffs" and "The Houdini brothers" when he preformed with his brother.

#3 = What is the Metamorphosis Escape? Explain your answer with details from the article.

Answer #3 = Metamorphosis is where you are locked in handcuffs leg cuffs straight jackets Etc. and you escape from them. As it says Pg.806


Tiara's questions (Hellen Keller)

#1 = What was the most important day of Helen Keller's life? Explain your answer with details from the article.
Answer #1 = The most important day of her life was when she was 7 years old and she met her teacher Anne Mansfield Sullivan

#2 = What was the first thing Helen's teacher spelled into her hand? Explain your answer with details from the article.
Answer #2 = She spelled the word Doll in her hand.

#3 = Who sent Helen a letter wishing her the best of luck? Explain your answer with details from the article.

Answer #3 = Franklin D. Roosevelt.


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