WONDER #1085: Can a Boat Be a Life Saver?

Question 1 of 3

The earliest lifeboat stations operated on the rivers of which country?

  1. China
  2. England
  3. United States
  4. Australia

Question 2 of 3

Full-time lifeboats used to patrol coastlines and help other boats navigate dangerous waters are often called what?

  1. ferries
  2. rescue lifeboats
  3. barges
  4. sea patrols

Question 3 of 3

What governmental organization operates many rescue lifeboats off the coasts of the United States?

  1. Marines
  2. Army
  3. Coast Guard
  4. Navy

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