WONDER #1147: What Is a Pothole?

Question 1 of 3

In some parts of the Western United States, potholes are sometimes called what?

  1. chuckholes
  2. cow patties
  3. divots
  4. rowdies

Question 2 of 3

Potholes are usually repaired with a patch of what substance?

  1. glue
  2. debris
  3. concrete
  4. asphalt

Question 3 of 3

What scientific process contributes greatly to the formation of potholes?

  1. gravity
  2. freeze/thaw cycle
  3. friction
  4. road rage

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