Titanic Remembrance Day --

In 1912, the supposedly unsinkable RMS Titanic runs into an iceberg in the North Atlantic and begins to sink on April 14. How about some Titanic trivia? Ready, set, let's play:
  • At approximately what time did the Titanic sink on April in 1912? (2:20am)
  • Who got the last lifeboat and was branded a coward? (Bruce Ismay)
  • She was called the Unsinkable Molly Brown, what was her first name? (Maggie)
  • Name the sister ship of the Titanic that was being build at the same time in Belfast. (Olympic)
  • How many ice warnings did the Titanic receive? (six)
  • Who said "we're dressed and ready to go down, gentlemen?" (Benjamin Guogenhiem and his manservant)
  • How many lifeboats were aboard the Titanic? (16-4 collapsible)
  • What was the difference between the Titanic and the Olympic? (Titanic had a closed deck)
  • How much was a first class ticket on the Titanic? ($4000)
  • How much was a third class ticket on the Titanic? ($35)
  • Who discovered the Titanic in 1985? (Dr. Robert Ballard)
  • What did the clock stand for at the top of the grand stair case according to Bruce Ismay? (Time and Grace)
  • What was the designer of the Titanic last name? (Andrews)
  • What does R.M.S. stand for? (Royal Mail Steamship)
  • How long was the Titanic? (four city blocks, 852 feet by 92.5 feet)
  • At what speed was the Titanic going when it collided with the iceberg? (22 knots)
  • What other ship was ten miles from the Titanic and never responded to its calls? (The California)

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