"By 8:45 that evening, it was over. At age thirty-four, the scientist had died of yellow fever" (49).
Jessie William Lazear May 2nd, 1866 - Sep 25th, 1900 Yellow Fever
Signpost: Quoted Words
"I will give you this ten dollar gold piece if you will say you were off this base at any time... until you returned sick with yellow fever" (52-53).
" James Carroll returned from sick leave. He still wasn't one-hundred percent healthy, but he immediately pitched in by helping raise, infect, and keep records of the mosquitos that were going to be used in the new series of experiments" (59).
Ill do it!
This number is impotant because this is when scientist Dr.Lazear died of Yellow Fever.
Word Gap: Outbreaks
This quote is important because a doctor was asking a soldier to have Yellow fever to test on.
Summery: 5-7 word gist
I NEED VOLUNTEERS!!!
What will happen after Lazears death?
This is an example of embracing challenges because James Carroll Participated in something that could kill him, so the doctors could learn more about yellow fever. If Carroll did not participate then the doctors would take longer searching for participants rather then running test.
Book Club Question:
How will the doctors cure Yellow Fever?
Definition: the sudden or violent start of something unwelcome, such as disease. Technical Term? Answer No
Dr.Reed was desperate for science experiment volunteers.