Island of the Blue Dolphins

"Island of the Blue Dolphins" was written by Scott O'Dell, and was published in 1960. It is based off of a true story of an Indian girl that was stranded on an island for 18 years.

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In the novel Island of the Blue Dolphins why did karana burn the village of ghalasat down?

In the story, Karana burns down the village because the village reminds her of Aleuts and Ramo's death.

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When was the Island of the Blue Dolphins published?

1960

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Island of the blue dolphin what is magat?

Magat is a red star that stands high in the west. The star "...is part of a figure that looks like a crawfish..." -page 67.

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In Island of the Blue Dolphins what did Karana eat?

i don't remember every detail but there is abalone, devil fish, white bass, fruit and seal. hope this helped! :)

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What kind of animals are in Island of the Blue Dolphins?

sea elephants, sea otter, cormorants, whales, dolphins, red fox, wild dogs, octopus

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What did Ulape in the Island of the Blue Dolphins discover that caused so much excitement in the village?

"She swore that there was an Aleut girl among the hunters" (o´Dell, 11).

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Why did chief chowig become upset with captain orlov?

Chief Chowig got upset because Captain Orlov did not give enough things in exchange for the otter pelts. Captain Orlov did not follow the agreement that they made.

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What does karana decide to do if the Aleuts should return?

1. hide in the cave with food

2.sail in her canoe

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What did karana make to wear in Island of the Blue Dolphins?

a skirt made out of feathers and a otter pelt cape.

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What are some personifications in the book Island of the Blue Dolphins?

nothing

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Who is the publisher of Island of the Blue Dolphins?

Scott O` Dell

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Where to find Karana's house from Island of the Blue Dolphins?

in the lone girls camp on San Nicolas Island. it's on the west side of the island the very tip of the west side on the bottom.

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What is the seal's name in Island of the Blue Dolphins?

bob

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In the book Island of the Blue Dolphins how is the problem solved?

they come back for her

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What is the time period for the book Island of the Blue Dolphins?

A long time ago, I'd say anywhere from the 1600 to the 1800, they don't really set a date for it since her island didn't use years or months to describe time.

The book is based on a true story which took place mid 1800.

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What page is lure on in island of the blue dolphin?

pg 110

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What is Karana dogs name in Island of Blue Dolphins?

the first one is Rontu, and the second one is Rontu-aru, Rontu's son.

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How did karana measure the passing of time in the Island of the Blue Dolphins?

crossing the time on a pole

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What is most exciting part of Island of the Blue Dolphins?

if you mean the book the answer is...when the brother named Ramo dies by a pack of wild dogs

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What page does Ramo die on in the Island of the Blue Dolphins?

wild dogs killed him while he was setting out to take a ride in a canoe

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How many years does Karana survive alone on the island in the novel Island of the Blue Dolphins?

18 years,

her people don't come back because their boat sank and everyone on it died.

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Why did karana burn down the island?

it made her think of the old memories and the people who died their so she burned it

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What kind of birds did Karana have in Island of the Blue Dolphin?

sea gulls.

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Why is the book Island of the Blue Dolphins a non-fiction book?

it is but then again it isnt. the begining is fact but no one knows what happened to karana for the many years she was alone

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What are the physical appearance of karana in island of blue dolphin by Scott O'dell?

well it does say she has long black hair in the beginning of the book. then after the battle with the aleuts, all the women cut their hair short, including Karana. but during the long period of time alone on the island, it grows back. and since she is an indian, she most likely has tan or sort of dark skin

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