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Flashcards in Dark Life Deck (25):
1

Ty is the first person to do what? Chap 1

He was the first person born under water.

2

What were the people who lived under water called? Chap 1

They were called pioneers.

3

What are Topsiders? Chap 1

Topsiders are people who live above the water, on land.

4

What happened to the east coast of the United States? Chap 1

The east coast slid into Hudson Canyon, now called Coldsleep Canyon.

5

What did Ty discover in the derelict sub? Chap 1

Ty discovered a crime scene, lots of blood and everything torn up.

6

Where did Ty meet Gemma? Chap 1

Ty met Gemma in the derelict sub.

7

Why did Gemma call Ty a ghost? Chap 1

His skin was pale white and it looked like he glowed in the dark.

8

How did the pioneers get a "shine"? Chap 1

Eating bioluninescent fish, fish that glow in the dark, gave pioneers a shine.

9

Why is Gemma in the ocean? Chap 1

Gemma is looking for her brother.

10

Why does Gemma believe Ty has a Dark Gift? Chap 1

Ty was able to find Gemma's sub in the dark.

11

How long have people been living under water? Chap 2

52 years

12

What do the pioneers produce for the Topsiders? Chap 2

food and energy

13

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.

14

What animal did Ty compare to dolphins? Chap 2

Dogs.

15

How does being "above" effect Ty? Chap 3

The light is too bright, the sounds are too harsh, it gives him a headache.

16

What is the name of the settlement where Ty lives? Chap 3

Benthic Territory

17

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.

18

What were the fences on Ty's family's farm made of? Chap 5

Fences were made of bubbles.

19

What crops did Ty's family grow on their farm? Chap 5

Kelp and plankton. They also sold perch.

20

What did Gemma think Ty's underwater house looked like? Chap 5

Gemma thought Ty's house looked like a giant jellyfish.

21

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.

22

Who is Zoe? Chap 6

Zoe is Ty's 9 year old sister.

23

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

24

Where did Gemma live, Topside? Chap 6

Gemma lived in a boarding home.

25

Why didn't Gemma live with her parents? Chap 6

Gemma's parents were dead. All kids who lived Topside were sent to boarding homes when they turned 6.