Amelia Earhart Case Study

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Amelia Earhart wanted to be the first woman to fly around the world, but didn’t make it. Bewildered, Amelia’s disappearance is still an unsolved mystery today. Amelia’s early life was filled with exciting activities and her plane career was mostly successful. Some people are still coming up with theories about Amelia Earhart’s disappearance today.

First of all, there are lots of facts about Amelia’s early life. One interesting fact about Amelia’s early life is her childhood. Amelia was born in Atchison, Kansas on July 24, 1897. Her family members are Muriel her sister, her parents were Edwin and Amy Otis Earhart, and her grandparents were Alfred and Amelia Harres Otis. Her full name is Amelia Mary Earhart. She was a tomboy and also loved to play basketball.

Amelia’s early life contained many interests and hobbies that made her the way she was. Some interests she liked was throwing mud balls and jumping over fences. She also had many other hobbies like playing baseball and football , horse riding, and tennis. She also liked reading and playing the banjo. Amelia liked to fly and she wanted to be the first woman to fly around the world. Later, Amelia was a volunteer nurse during wars.

In Amelia’s early life things sparked her interest so she started to fly. One thing that sparked her interest to fly was her first plane ride at an airshow. Then, she was a passenger to fly across the Atlantic Ocean on a plane. After that, she took lessons to learn how to fly a

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