WONDER #613: What Is a Hybrid?

Question 1 of 3

Automobiles that can be powered by both a gasoline engine and an electric battery are called what?

  1. efficient
  2. anti-polluters
  3. hybrids
  4. new wave

Question 2 of 3

At low speeds, hybrid cars usually run solely on what?

  1. battery power
  2. gasoline engine
  3. pollution
  4. cruise control

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is a benefit of hybrid automobiles?

  1. improved gas mileage
  2. reduced emissions
  3. (A) but not (B)
  4. both (A) and (B)

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