WONDER #1161: What Happens When Lightning Strikes a Tree?
Question 1 of 3
Lightning is a bright flash of what?
Question 2 of 3
Which of the following is NOT often a target of a lightning strike?
Question 3 of 3
What might cause the bark of a tree to explode off the tree when struck by lightning?
- moisture under the bark
- cracks in the wood
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