Flashcards in Dark Life Deck (25):
Ty is the first person to do what? Chap 1
He was the first person born under water.
What were the people who lived under water called? Chap 1
They were called pioneers.
What are Topsiders? Chap 1
Topsiders are people who live above the water, on land.
What happened to the east coast of the United States? Chap 1
The east coast slid into Hudson Canyon, now called Coldsleep Canyon.
What did Ty discover in the derelict sub? Chap 1
Ty discovered a crime scene, lots of blood and everything torn up.
Where did Ty meet Gemma? Chap 1
Ty met Gemma in the derelict sub.
Why did Gemma call Ty a ghost? Chap 1
His skin was pale white and it looked like he glowed in the dark.
How did the pioneers get a "shine"? Chap 1
Eating bioluninescent fish, fish that glow in the dark, gave pioneers a shine.
Why is Gemma in the ocean? Chap 1
Gemma is looking for her brother.
Why does Gemma believe Ty has a Dark Gift? Chap 1
Ty was able to find Gemma's sub in the dark.
How long have people been living under water? Chap 2
What do the pioneers produce for the Topsiders? Chap 2
food and energy
Why are Topsider parents afraid for their children to live underwater? Chap 2
Parents are afraid that the water pressure will effect their brain development and turn them into mutants with Dark Gifts.
What animal did Ty compare to dolphins? Chap 2
How does being "above" effect Ty? Chap 3
The light is too bright, the sounds are too harsh, it gives him a headache.
What is the name of the settlement where Ty lives? Chap 3
At the Town Meeting, what did Tupper ask the Benthic Territory to do? Chap 4
Tupper asked the Benthic Territory to help capture the Seablite Gang, dead or alive.
What were the fences on Ty's family's farm made of? Chap 5
Fences were made of bubbles.
What crops did Ty's family grow on their farm? Chap 5
Kelp and plankton. They also sold perch.
What did Gemma think Ty's underwater house looked like? Chap 5
Gemma thought Ty's house looked like a giant jellyfish.
How did Ty like being called "Dark Life?" Chap 5
He didn't like it because Dark Life was a type of bacteria, and people are not bacteria.
Who is Zoe? Chap 6
Zoe is Ty's 9 year old sister.
What did Gemma find in Ty's room? Chap 6
Treasures he had dug up from the ocean floor...crowns, knives, daggers, rings, tools, helmets
Where did Gemma live, Topside? Chap 6
Gemma lived in a boarding home.