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who does Manjiro accuse of stealing his possessions?

Jolly

1

"whistle up a wind"?

to believe something impossible will happen

2

who is being described as able to "communicate more with one eye than most people would be able to with three "?

Captain Whitfield

3

what does a courteous samurai do before going into battle? why?

wash his hair so if his head is taken, it will smell sweet to his enemy

4

what makes the tea Captain Whitfield serves taste bitter in Manjiro's mouth?

the knowledge that he will not being going home to Japan

5

what was the name of the ship that entered Edo Bay to return shipwrecked sailors to Japan?

The Morrison

6

how many siblings does Manjiro have?

four

7

who was responsible for taking care of Manjiro's family?

Manjiro

8

What musical instrument does Captain Whitfield play?

the violin

9

what does Captain Whitfield read to Manjiro?

a poem

10

what is the meaning of the poem?

to do the best with your lives and inspire others