WONDER #2584: Can Birds Fly in the Rain?

Question 1 of 3

Birds find it harder to fly in the rain because of the ________________.

  1. heavy clouds
  2. humidity
  3. lower visibility
  4. drop in air pressure

Question 2 of 3

What part of most birds is highly waterproof?

  1. Skin
  2. Beak
  3. Feathers
  4. Feet

Question 3 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Rain causes stress to birds and many other animals.
  2. Birds find it difficult to fly in the rain, but they will fly short distances if they need to.
  3. When it rains, the air pressure drops.
  4. It’s helpful to plant many trees and bushes so birds will have places to hide during rainstorms.

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