WONDER #839: What’s So Special About Snow Tires?

Question 1 of 3

Snow tires are often called what tires?

  1. winter
  2. spring
  3. summer
  4. fall

Question 2 of 3

Snow tires are made with a greater percentage of natural rubber and what else?

  1. nitrogen
  2. oxygen
  3. plastic
  4. silica

Question 3 of 3

Most snow tires have more small-tread areas, which increase what on snow?

  1. ice
  2. slipping
  3. traction
  4. photosynthesis

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