WONDER #1139: How Do Birds Survive the Coldest Winters?

Question 1 of 3

Although exact body temperature varies by species, birds tend to have body temperatures around what temperature?

  1. 98.6º F
  2. 100º F
  3. 85º F
  4. 105º F

Question 2 of 3

To obtain extra energy to help generate more body heat during cold months, birds often eat more what?

  1. fat
  2. protein
  3. carbohydrates
  4. minerals

Question 3 of 3

During winter, some birds enter a hibernation-like state called what?

  1. hibernation
  2. torpor
  3. Florida
  4. sleep

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