WONDER #1201: How Do Fireflies Glow?

Question 1 of 3

Fireflies glow due to what phenomenon?

  1. luciferase
  2. enzynatisis
  3. bioluminescence
  4. glowinescence

Question 2 of 3

What type of reaction takes place during bioluminescence?

  1. physical
  2. chemical
  3. rental
  4. elemental

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a part of the chemical reaction that creates a firefly’s glow?

  1. luciferase
  2. luciferin
  3. oxygen
  4. nitrogen

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