WONDER #1046: How Strong Are a Crocodile’s Jaws?

Question 1 of 3

The word “crocodile” comes from the Ancient Greek word for what?

  1. lizard
  2. dinosaur
  3. teeth
  4. handbag

Question 2 of 3

Which animal has the strongest bite?

  1. alligator
  2. crocodile
  3. owl
  4. hyena

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is a factor contributing to the decrease in crocodile populations over the past several years?

  1. illegal hunting
  2. loss of habitat
  3. both A and B
  4. none of the above

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