Captain Cook by Veronica Brandt 14/08/2015 | 10:11 0 Posted in History Here’s the quiz: 1. When did Captain Cook land in Botany Bay? 1770 1777 1788 1780Question 1 of 5 2. What was the name of Captain Cook’s ship? The Bounty The Endeavour The Sirius Lady JulianaQuestion 2 of 5 3. Why did Cook take malt and pickled cabbage on his journey? Because they were his favourite food. To punish the wicked. To keep away rodents. To prevent scurvy.Question 3 of 5 4. What was Sir Joseph Banks’ role on the voyage? Botanist Navigator Cook BosunQuestion 4 of 5 5. What was the main aim of the voyage? To discover the Great Southern Land To observe the transit of Venus from Tahiti To explore New Zealand To sail around the worldQuestion 5 of 5 Loading… And here’s the book: The Voyage of the Endeavour by G Arnold Wood Have fun! Related Posts Term 1 2016 – Middle Ages (mainly Europe) Following Charlotte Yonge’s book on Roman History has been great this term. She strikes More wars: Samnites and Pyrrhus All the short histories of Rome skip to the Punic Wars, so I wanted About Author admin Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.