WONDER #956: How Fast Can a Boat Go?

Question 1 of 3

What boats slowly and consistently move large loads of goods from one place to another along the nation’s waterways?

  1. barges
  2. speedboats
  3. pontoons
  4. bass boats

Question 2 of 3

What is the current world record for fastest speed by a boat?

  1. 450 miles per hour
  2. 371 miles per hour
  3. 317 miles per hour
  4. 225 miles per hour

Question 3 of 3

The engines used in the futuristic speedboats being built and tested today contain an engine you might also find on a what?

  1. train
  2. jet
  3. truck
  4. tractor

Check your answers online at https://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/How-Fast-Can-a-Boat-Go.