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Fast and slow : an animal opposites books

Author: Lisa Bullard
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, 2006.
Series: A+ books., Animal opposites.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brief text introduces the concepts of fast and slow, comparing some of the world's fastest animals with animals that are slow.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Miscellanea
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Bullard
ISBN: 0736842748 9780736842747
OCLC Number: 57422667
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Contents: Peregrine falcon diving : sources differed widely, 90 lowest number found 270 highest number found, several sources agreed 200+ mph --
Cosmopolitan sailfish : 68 mph --
Cheetah : 60-70 mph --
Pronghorn : 60 mph --
Ostrich : 40-45 mph --
Coyote : 40 mph --
Zebra : 40 mph --
Hare : 35-45 mph --
Red kangaroo : 30-40 mph --
Dragonfly : 36 mph --
Gibbon : 35 mph --
Killer whale : 35 mph --
Human sprinting : 22-28 mph --
Manatee :16 mph in short burst if threatened --
Bumble bee : 6-7 mph --
Human swimming : 5-6 mph --
Pangolin : 3 mph (only one source confirmed this actual speed) --
Human walking : 2.8 mph --
Emporer penguin : 1.02 mph (only one source confirmed this actual speed) --
Galapagos tortoise : 0.17 mph --
Three-toed sloth: 0.15 mph --
Snail: 0.03 mph --
Seahorse : 0.01 mph --
Slow loris : couldn't find any data with specific speeds listed --
Gila monster : couldn't find any data with specific speeds listed --
Koala : couldn't find any data with specific speeds listed --
North american porcupine : couldn't find any data with specific speeds listed.
Series Title: A+ books., Animal opposites.
Responsibility: by Lisa Bullard.

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Brief text introduces the concepts of fast and slow, comparing some of the world's fastest animals with animals that are slow.

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