WONDER #2709: What are Blue Zones?

Question 1 of 3

A person who lives 100 years or more is called a _______________.

  1. vegetarian
  2. octarian
  3. bluezonian
  4. centenarian

Question 2 of 3

Which is NOT a common habit of people who live in Blue Zones?

  1. Inheriting perfect genes
  2. Eating a plant-based diet
  3. Having healthy sleep habits
  4. Having a sense of purpose

Question 3 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. The five Blue Zones studied by Dan Buettner were Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica; Loma Linda, California; Ogliastra Region, Sardinia; Okinawa, Japan; and Ikaria, Greece.
  2. Genes are not the most important factor in determining how long or healthy your life will be.
  3. Blue Zones are geographical regions in which people tend to live longer, healthier lives, and many people who live in Blue Zones share certain habits in common.
  4. It’s important to live a stress-free life to avoid serious health problems.

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