The Sinking City: Fact Or Opinion

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  • 1. 
    Venice is ________________ of the Adriatic Sea. 
    • A. 

      Northwest

    • B. 

      Northeast

    • C. 

      Southwest

    • D. 

      Southeast

  • 2. 
    ______________________ has/have studied engineering. 
    • A. 

      Giuseppe Gambolati

    • B. 

      Michele Jamiolkowski

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      Neither

  • 3. 
    In the sentence, "The winding waterways provide a breathtaking backdrop for Venice's amazing architecture," the following is not opinion: 
    • A. 

      The waterways are winding.

    • B. 

      The backdrop is breathtaking.

    • C. 

      The architecture is amazing.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 4. 
    The following is an opinion: 
    • A. 

      Gambolti thinks adding more water will save Venice from sinking.

    • B. 

      The plan is unrealistic.

    • C. 

      People are worried that water will damage the buildings.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 5. 
    Water could raise the city by one foot.  Is this a fact or an opinion?  EXPLAIN YOUR ANSWER.
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