Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/27

Click to flip

27 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
True/False
In the Trench, Proteus represents the Greek water god
FALSE
True/False
Ellis Richards is the Navy deep sea pilot
False
True/False
The hydrothermal vents supply oxygen for the bacteria to live
False
True/False
The Proteus succumbed to the attack of three creatures
True
True/False
Jonas has never explored the trench, but has only heard about it
False
True/False
The Carcharodon megalodon is the fiercest predator ever to have lived
True
True/False
Jonas was an argonaut and was out to prove the existence of the carcharodon megalodon
True
True/False
Masao Tanaka is Jonas's father-in-law
True
True/False
The megalodon broke the LEXAN glass and killed jake, doug, and david
True
Benedict Singer is a trustworthy scientist
False
Name the protagonist character(s)
Terry and Jonas
Name the antagonist characters
Celeste and Benedict
What type of characterization does the author use?
The author uses direct when discribing Mac and Khali Habash and indirect characterization with most of the rest of the characters. The author is also omnipresent, meaning he is all knowing in parts of the book.
List 3 characterisics of Celeste and Jonas
Celeste- seductive, coniving, manipulative

JOnas- smart, determined, cautius
name the conflicts in the novel
man vs.man (benedict vs. terry or jonas vs. celeste)
man vs. nature( Jonas vs. angel)
man vs. fate(men that died)
man vs. self ( terry vs. herself and Jonas vs. himself)
man vs. soceity( Benedict vs. Jamstec)
UNIS
Unmanned nautical Information submersibles
Jamstec
Japanese Marine Science Technology Center
GTI
Geo TEch Industries
SOSUS
Sound surveillance system
ITER
Internal thermonuclear Experiemtnal Reactor
Proteus
believed to have hit a black smoker. Benedict and Celeste tried to hide the fact that it was attacked. Actually was attacked by Kronosaurs.
Goliath
A decommissioned Kirov-class soviet missile cruiser donated by the Russian government to Geo Tech Industries as part of a twenty year contract to develop and supply alternative energy resources. It was used to cover up the fact that the prometheus was being used to collect manganese nodules. The goliath also had a secret lab on board.
Prometheus
the sub that collects the manganese nodules and brings them to the goliath. eventually implodes
Epimetheus
the sub that added external lights to the hull of the prometheus.
Benthos
The underwater sub that was used to scare away the sharks and store the subs. It had multiple levels and a LEXAN glass dome window. was eventually where benedict is killed.
William Beebe
the ship Celeste found to find Angel.
Lady Washington
An old wooden ship that was the setting of a wedding reception. Angel tore apart the ship during a search for food.