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How does an Orca jump out of the water?
The Orca (or Killer Whale) generates so much power with its flukes (its tail) that it can breach and completely clear the water with a minimal run up to the launch. Its flukes are moved up and down, as with all whales (and dolphins, which are a subgroup of the whales). Answer The animal dives down under water and using its tail (just as it does to move horizontally), it swims upwards as fast as it can. The generated momentum carries it up and out of the water. The Orca can launch itself completely clear of the water. It uses it powerful flukes and that "running start" to do this. Use the link to a short video of a Killer Whale. Then ask yourself how you'd like to be the kayaker in this little home movie. (The picture quality is quite good.)
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they can definitely jump I own one at my home and it tried to bite my finger but it faild because I removed my finger faster than the piranha and then guess what it jumped for… it so if a piranha was hungry yes it could jump out of the water and bite you and return to the water again so the answer is yes and remember that piranhas hunt in packs
Yes, young manatees can jump out of the water.
They live in the oceans, in saltwater.
An average penguin can jumps around 6 feet, give or take a couple feet.
Yes, although they are bottom feeders they jump out of water from time to time, I've seen it personally a 5lb blue cat and a few channel cats.
You would 'dive' into the water headfirst.
Yes, occasionally on orca will head up a deep river. In, fact, where i live in Canada an orca swam into Hudson Bay, and 250 kms inland to Baker Lake. It had apparently lived t…here for some months, until the local inuit decided to kill it for food. It is rare for them to head up river though. It all depends on whether the lake has enough food to sustain them or not. This lake happened to be full of fish, as well as seals (also rare for them to stay in freshwater). I know for a fact that dolphins and belugas can stay in rivers and lakes for long periods of time.
fish jumps because there is a bug on the water and they jump at them to catch their food when you see lot of that activity and that means it feeding time so it the best time t…o fish! wish I help you^^
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Orcas live in deep water because some of them beat the jesus out of, eat, and kill great white sharks.
This dream might mean that you are ready to "take the plunge," in the sense of becoming fully involved in something. The dream could refer to a serious relationship or a deep …commitment, or it might be about a decision to join a certain group or party, to take a job or any other commitment that requires total involvement and normally means that someone important could pass away in your life.
No. Bull sharks do not jump out of the water normally. They may show up on the surface while hunting or even rise a part of their body above water level. However, they cannot …jump like dolphins or whales.
When whales jump out of the water it is called breaching, I suppose the same word also applies to sharks.
10 to 14 minutes at the most. I watched a documentary where an Orca beached itself and was out of water for 18 hours.
Orcas can live in both cold and warm waters, but they prefer cold.