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.

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 animal hatches from an egg on land but lives in the ocean?

A) shark

B) stingray

C) sea turtle

D) eel

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The correct answer is C) sea turtle.

Sea turtles lay their eggs on the beach. When the eggs hatch, the baby turtles go to the ocean as fast as they can. They spend the rest of their lives there.

Which animal drinks nectar from flowers?

A) African penguin

B) monarch butterfly

C) black pine snake

D) African elephant

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The correct answer is B) monarch butterfly.

Monarch butterflies drink nectar from flowers. A butterfly has a long tube on its face. It uses this tube to drink the nectar.

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.