Bees in Canada
Roughly how many species of bees are there in Canada?
The Canadian goose nests in the same area where its parents nested, and often uses the same nest every year.
Insect-eating bats typically consume what percentage of their body weight in insects each night in the summer?
Polar Bears Keep Warm
How does a Polar Bear keep warm in cold Northern weather?
(a) It curls up into a tight ball and shivers to generate body heat
(b) It has translucent hair and black skin that absorbs and preserves body heat
(c) It runs really fast to increase blood flow and circulation
(d) It buries itself in the snow (which acts like a big fuzzy blanket!)
Quills on a Porcupine
This bird species is one of the first birds to begin singing in the morning, and one of the last to be heard at night. What is it?
(a) American Goldfinch
(b) Blue Jay
(c) Black Capped Chickadee
(d) American Robin
2. Which critter builds an underground nest made of grasses, shredded leaves and the fluffy seed heads of certain plants?
(a) Eastern Grey Squirrel
(d) Red Fox