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"A grand fishing and racing ship, the Bluenose became the symbol of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. I hope you enjoy learning about this great vessel."
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Launched on March 26, 1921, "The Bluenose" was a magnificent ship. What type of ship was she?
Which Nova Scotia town was the launching site of "The Bluenose?"
Mr. William H. Dennis donated a trophy towards a race for any working sailors who wanted to compete. What was the name of this race?
Worldwide Fishing Race
International Fisherman's Race
North American Fishermen's Series
Atlantic Fishermen's Sport Race
As the years passed, the "Bluenose" was sold for coastal trading in the Caribbean. How did she meet her fate in 1946?
Caught fire and burned
Struck a reef
Sank in treacherous seas
Retired to a shipyard and rusted away
On July 24, 1963, the "Bluenose II" was launched. Why was this schooner built?
As a joke
As a memento to fishing schooners
To commemorate fishermen of Canada
For the purpose of prestige
The "Bluenose II" cost $208,600.00 to build and she was financed by the Oland Family. Who are the Oland Family?
Nova Scotia shippers
Nova Scotia Provincial Aid Organization
Nova Scotia law firm
Nova Scotia brewers
The "Bluenose II" does not officially race. What is her purpose?
Symbol of Nova Scotia
Tourist Attraction in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
All of these
The song "Bluenose" is found on the albums "Turnaround" (1978), and "Home in Halifax" (1994). Who is the Canadian folk singer who released the song "Bluenose" on these albums?
The "Bluenose" is not just commemorated on stamps and coins. How else is she commemorated in Nova Scotia?
Nova Scotia provincial flag
Nova Scotia passport covers
Nova Scotia licence plates
Nova Scotia health card image
How did the "Bluenose" get its name?
Nova Scotian love of the word
Nova Scotian slang word for cod fish
Named after a butterfly
Named after a type of anchor
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