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  • The Tragic Impact Of The Titanic

    All of the passengers would’ve safely made it to their families in America and started a brand new life. As for the boat’s safety rules and regulations I doubt they would change because now all the passengers that survived believed that the titanic is indestructible. So along the years they would build more, but there’s a problem, those ships were huge and they moved at a progressive rate and they’re turning were too wide ranged. Now if you put it this way, there was 4 Titanic’s crossing each other going to their destination and all of a sudden there was an iceberg and as one of the captains tried to turn, they ended up colliding with one of the ships and cause a chain of events with the other 2 ships. A titanic can hold up to 3,000 passengers. Multiply that by 4 and you’re going to get 12,000 passengers sinking to their death. Those passengers could be our ancestors and if they died. We would cease to…

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  • The Titanic Was Not Manmade Essay

    How would you feel if you lost your family in a disaster that is not really classified but you know that it was definitely manmade. Not sure what you mean about the numbers here? In April 15,1912, a disaster was reported of a ship that sank. This ship was called the Titanic which was a Royal Mail Ship from Britain. Many people died and only a couple survived, most of them without their family. The ship crashed against a massive iceberg causing it to sink. Love the amount of detail you give…

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  • Disaster Of The Titanic Essay

    This message has been coming from other ships and people have been sending the message on telegraphs. At 9:30 p.m., the ship Mesaba warned the Titanic of what lays in its path. They did not reduce the speed of the titanic or they didn't put people on watch. Then at 11:35 p.m. on April 14th, Frederick Fleet spotted the iceberg directly in the ship's path, by then it was too late. The Sinking Begins Less than a minute later, the Titanic scraped against the iceberg. At first, the impact…

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  • Why Do We Sink The Titanic

    people on board. Also, the first class enjoyed all of the above plus lots of entertainment and fun activities. For example, a heated swimming pool, a gymnasium, squash court, and a grand ballroom (these are just a few of many activities and pleasures of the Titanic). The ship was very ellegant from the outer design to the inner beautiful expensive decorations. The ship captain and crew were the finest and “most capable sailors” in all of England. There was a magazine that featured the Titanic…

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  • Who Is To Blame The Titanic

    “Even God could not sink her,” it was bragged. The Titanic was the fastest and the biggest ship in the world. It was also considered to be the most beautiful and unsinkable. Then on April 14, 1912, occurred the most remarkable ship catastrophe of the historical 100 years. The Titanic, on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York, collided with an iceberg and sank with a loss of 1500 people. The Titanic’s captain, Captain Edward J. Smith, played a bewildering role in this catastrophe.…

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  • The Last Glacier: A Short Story

    surrounding the glacier had broken apart into dozens, maybe even hundreds, of icebergs. How was I going to get to the glacier while lugging the tree? I had to try. I saw the closest iceberg, a flat “growler” that would be easy to stand on, to my feet and I jumped onto it. It teeter-tottered back and forth so much that I thought I would fall. I couldn’t drag the tree behind me anymore, I had to carry it over me. The sap that smelled like old butter gleamed above my head. I could see the glacier…

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  • The Titanic: The Unsinkable Ship

    Suddenly, at 11:40 PM, the ship had crashed into an iceberg. It was total chaos, because people had to run for their lives, find their families, and quickly get into a lifeboat before anyone else. An awful amount of men had died because of a protocol stating that all woman and children should enter a life boat first. Mrs. Meyer later recalled: "I tried and tried to get Edgar to come into the lifeboat with me, and pleaded to be allowed to stay behind and wait until he could leave, he not…

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  • The Titanic: The Sinking Of The Titanic

    the Titanic, the sinking, and about the survivors are in the following paragraphs. The Titanic was a tragic event that isn’t uncovered all the way yet. ( If you have ever wondered about the Titanic you won’t have to anymore. The Titanic was 269.1 meters long making it the largest ship of its time. It had cost $7500000 to build it. It carried 2223 people and 20 lifeboats. it could carry 64 lifeboats but they thought that it wouldn't sink so they didn't carry as many as they needed.…

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  • Compare And Contrast Rms Titanic And A Night To Remember

    There are countless versions of the story on the Olympic- Class Ocean Liner; The RMS Titanic. The “RMS Titanic” is an article written by Hanson W. Baldwin in 1934, and A Night To Remember is a movie produced in 1958 by William MacQuitty. Both plots discuss and portray the dramatic events that happened on April 15, 1912. The world’s largest “lifeboat” (MacQuitty. W.) set sail on April 10, 1912 on its maiden voyage from Southampton, UK to New York. However, the voyage was abruptly halted when it…

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  • Poem Analysis: The Jewels That Mountains Wear

    They melt when they float away from freezing waters to warmer waters under a hot sun. Some icebergs look like giant wedding cakes, while others look like shining white castles. When they catch the red and gold colors of the sunset, they all look like giant flames. Image source: But these same beautiful icebergs are very dangerous when they float, big and silent, into the path of a ship. Many ships used to be wrecked because they hit an iceberg floating in the ocean. Today this…

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