whatever floats your boat
Compiled by Mark Footer.
1 The boats that take visitors beneath Niagara Falls are all named what?
2 Which former ocean liner (right) sank in Victoria Harbour and was later used as a set for James Bond film The Man With the Golden Gun?
3 What cargo was the Mary Celeste, the original ghost ship, carrying when her entire crew mysteriously disappeared?
4 Traditionally, which fruit do sailors consider bad luck to take on board?
5 On this day in 1956, Che Guevara disembarked from the yacht Granma to help lead a revolution in which country?
6 Cruise line Star Cruises names its ships after what?
7 Britain's Royal Navy has a ship that has been in commissioned service for more than 240 years. What is her name?
8 Yacht The Pilar belonged to which famous writer?
9 In 1979, 15 people died while competing in which yacht race?
10 The Beijing 2008 Olympic sailing events will be held in which city?
Solution 1 Maid of the Mist 2 Queen Elizabeth, which had been renamed as Seawise University 3 Industrial alcohol 4 Bananas 5 Cuba (Fidel Castro and his brother, Raul, were also aboard) 6 Signs of the zodiac 7 HMS Victory 8 Ernest Hemingway 9 The Fastnet Race 10 Qingdao, in Shandong province.