A million dollar treasure!!
Reading Strategies - part 2
Brisben and his company’s contractors have been working the wreck since 2010.
Q1: What did they find in the ship and what was is worth?Q2: When did they find the ship wreck?
Q3: What is the story of the ship? When did it sink and why? Were was it going?
Q4: What is the state of Florida entitled to high percent of anything Brisben finds?
A1: They found 52 gold coins, 40 feet of gold chain and 110 silver coins and buttons. All worth over a million dollars.
A2: June 17th.
A3: It was hit by a hurricane on July 30th and 31st in 1715. It was sailing past Florida on its way back to Spain.
A4: 20% of everything.