WONDER #1080: Where Is the Graveyard of the Atlantic?
Question 1 of 3
What two forces collide to create the stormy, dangerous seas off the coast of North Carolina?
- Setter Current and the Gulf Storm
- Labrador Current and the Gulf Stream
- The Undertow and the Jet Stream
- Pirates and Wild Horses
Question 2 of 3
Where did the first recorded shipwreck along the Outer Banks occur near?
- Kill Devil Hills
- Diamond Shoals
- The Cape Fear River
- Cape Hatteras
Question 3 of 3
The lifesaving stations built by the government along the Outer Banks would later become what branch of the armed forces?
- Coast Guard
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