You think your trip will be filled with swimming pools, on-deck golf and exciting ports of call. Instead, you wind up on a cruise featuring fire, famine and disease. What are the worst cruise tragedies travelers have encountered? It’s scarier than your grandma singing karaoke on the Lido deck.
Question 1 of 20
Which virus makes up 90 percent of all gastrointestinal disorders that occur on cruise ships?
Question 2 of 20
What is the name of the program that requires cruise ships to report gastrointestinal illnesses?
Question 3 of 20
Which cruise ship wrecked on Friday the 13th?
Question 4 of 20
Which ship set sail with a 10-cm (3.9-inch) hole in its bulkhead?
Question 5 of 20
The HMHS Brittanic was the sister ship to which famous passenger ship?
Question 6 of 20
Aboard which ship was Leon Klinghoffer killed?
Question 7 of 20
Why is SOS considered to be the universal distress signal?
Question 8 of 20
How many bathtubs did the third-class area on the Titanic have?
Question 9 of 20
After the Titanic sank, some talked of raising the wreck by filling the hull with these items.
Question 10 of 20
Which safety initiative was put into place after the sinking of the Titanic?
Question 11 of 20
What year did the Italian ocean liner Andrea Doria sink after being hit by another ship?
Question 12 of 20
Which cruise line was guilty of not monitoring its surveillance cameras and not noticing when a drunk passenger fell overboard?
Question 13 of 20
What disease caused a trip to end early aboard the MS Black Watch in 2007?
Question 14 of 20
Which cruise ship was the home of “three days of Hell” during 2010?
Question 15 of 20
Which natural disaster sank MV Princess of the Stars?
Question 16 of 20
What weapon sunk the famous Carpathia in 1918?
Question 17 of 20
Why are cruise ship crimes hard to prosecute?
Question 18 of 20
What’s an easy way to get yourself removed from a bad cruise?
Question 19 of 20
What unusual thing did a Silversea cruise ship hit?
Question 20 of 20