WONDER #744: What is a Gondola?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Gondolas are the best way to get around Venice.
  2. Gondolas are used mostly by tourists today.
  3. The streets of Venice are actually canals.
  4. Gondolas are flat-bottom boats that people use to travel through the canals of Venice.

Question 2 of 3

A person who drives a gondola is called a ________________.

  1. gondolier
  2. captain
  3. steward
  4. driver

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a requirement for a gondolier, according to this Wonder?

  1. Pass a test on Venice history
  2. Wear all black clothing
  3. Have foreign language skills
  4. Go through extensive training

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