What is an animal's natural home called?

A) habitat

B) cubby

C) crib

D) migration

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The correct answer is A) habitat.

An animal’s natural home is called its habitat. A habitat provides food, water, shelter, and space for the animal.

Which animals shed their skin so they can grow bigger?

A) apes

B) sharks

C) birds

D) snakes

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The correct answer is D) snakes.

Most snakes shed their skin a few times each year. This allows them to keep growing.

Which word means that an animal moves from one place to another during the year?

A) camouflaged

B) migrate

C) nocturnal

D) echolocate

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The correct answer is B) migrate.

When an animal migrates, it moves from one place to another during the year. Many birds migrate in the fall and spring.

Which cat lives in Africa and can run very fast?

A) tiger

B) snow leopard

C) cougar

D) cheetah

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The correct answer is D) cheetah.

Cheetahs live in Africa. They can run more than 70 miles per hour!

Which animal uses its long nose to bring water to its mouth?

A) Mexican long-nosed bat

B) giant anteater

C) Asian elephant

D) Texas indigo snake

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The correct answer is C) Asian elephant.

An elephant’s nose is called a trunk. It uses its trunk to bring water to its mouth.