Seabirds: Back From the Edge of Extinction

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1. If you rear something you:
a. raise it.
b. kill it.
c. hide it.

2. Hunting is:
a. destroying something.
b. searching for something.
c. damaging something.

3. If you spot something you:
a. put little dots on it.
b. notice it.
c. capture it.
d. a & c
e. none of the above

4. Everyone is surprised to see this tern because it was classified at extinct.
true false

5. An ornithologist is a:
a. observant tourist.
b. an organization that tracks birds.
c. a bird expert.

6. If a bird nests it creates and settles into a warm and secure refuge.
true false

7. An example of poaching is:
a. illegal hunting. 
b. trapping without permission.
c. catching an animal on prohibited land.
d. a & b e. all of the above

8. If something is elusive it is:
a. funny.
b. difficult to find.
c. fast and cautious.

9. A glimmer of hope is:
a. a small sign of hope.
b. the shiny part of hope.
c. the loss of hope.

10. The community has suggested alternative means for fisherman to gain from this bird.
true false

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