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Animals enrich our lives in so many different ways. The Animal Life category is for questions and answers about animals of all types, including pets, sea life, and farm animals. You can ask questions or find information regarding animals, their history, care, health issues, breeding, and behavior.
What are some animals that begin with the letter J?
Some animals that begin with the letter J: Jabiru (tropical stork) Jacana (wading bird) Jack Russell Terrier Jackal (wild animal like a dog) Jackdaw Jackel Jackrabbit Jack Russel Terrier Jagdterrier Jaguar Jämthund Japanese Akita Japanese beetle Japanese Chin Japanese fighting fish (also known as beta fish) Japanese Spitz Japanese Terrier Jarabugo fish Jaxartosurus (dinosaur) Jay Jaybird Jelen (English Deer) Jellyfish Jenny (another name for female donkey, bird, or crab) Jerboa (rodent) Joey (also known as a young kangaroo). John dory (fish) Jumbo shrimp Jumping mouse Jumping spider Junco (bird) June bug jackass Jaguar Jackal jack rabbit Jaguar, jackal, jack (male donkey), Japanese crane Jay is a bird. Jack Russell Terrier is a dog breed. Jaybird June...
Asked in Animal Life, Rocks and Minerals
What are some objects made of minerals you can find in your classroom?
Well, almost everything contains minerals in some way shape or form, but direct minerals would be graphite in a pencil, stone tiles, whatever metals, etc. ...
Asked in Animal Life, Taxonomy
What is the scientific name for animals that live in water only?
Aquatic animals. most of the time they say aquatic wildlife, very few will say aquatic animals ...
Asked in Animal Life, Taxonomy
What four features are used when classifying animals?
The color of the fur The shape of paw, hand, or hoof Shape of face features and texture of fur Way more than four features are used when classifying any organism. ...
Can you shoot in Mount Hood National Forest?
Yes, you can shoot in Mt. Hood National Forest for the purpose of hunting. Hunting in Mt. Hood is permitted during hunting season ONLY. Like anywhere else in the state of Oregon, you must have a valid hunting license in order to hunt in Mt. Hood National Forest. ...
Asked in Animal Life, Botany or Plant Biology
What if plants could walk?
well they don't so why worry about it? that's like asking what if pigs could fly!? Answer 2: I guess it depends on what you mean by "walk." To me walking implies that they have legs. Snails don't have legs, so they glide rather than walk. In order for a plant to have legs, it would have to have the genetics that underpin everything a leg is, and everything that makes it more. Which is fine, because plants can have huge genomes. More...
Asked in Animal Life, Manufacturing
What is made from animal fat?
all types of stuff gummy bears are made of pig fat bird food is also and much more ANSWER: Gummy bears are made with gelatin or apple pectin. Gelatin comes from the collagen in animal bones, not from animal fat. Animal fat is sometimes used to make soap or candles. ...
Are Meerkats ectothermic or endothermic?
Endothermic. All mammals are endothermic (except for some heterothermic bats, which greatly lower their metabolism and body temperature during sleep, so that they are technically only endothermic when awake). ...
Asked in Animal Life
How does a biological clock influence behaviors?
The biological clock is the sequence of behavioral changes every 24 hours. It can be altered, but it takes a while for the body to become accustomed to it. There are high points and low points in a biological clock. The high point is usually from 3pm to 5pm, while the low point is from 3am to 5am, although they might vary. Behavior is influenced by biological clocks in the way you function throughout the day, whether it be perky and...
What is the strongest animal?
The Strongest Animal The Hercules beetle is considered the strongest lifter. It is also known as rhinoceros beetle (latin name: dynastes ercules) This insect's avg mass is 20g yet it can lift 17 kg, that is 850 times its own mass!! Can you lift an SUV? What about Ants and Elephants? Well, Consider This... Because, all animals use similar molecules in their muscles, the muscles of all animals is (very roughly) the same strength in terms of force per cross sectional area. However, an animal twice as...
Asked in Animal Life, Rainforests
How do rainforest animals lay eggs?
Well, first the female gets pregnant, then after a couple weeks or months there about to lay eggs.They go find a hidden spot to lay their eggs. Some moms will stay, some will leave and come back. (The more babies an animal has, the shorter time the mother stays with the young and vice versa.) It's mostly like the animals in the woods do except the rainforest has more plants and trees. ...