WONDER #1788: Why Do Noses Bleed?

Question 1 of 3

Although nosebleeds may look serious, they’re usually what?

  1. serious
  2. deadly
  3. harmless
  4. drastic

Question 2 of 3

Which of the following is NOT something you should do if you get a nosebleed?

  1. stand up
  2. lie down
  3. tilt your head forward
  4. pinch the soft sides of your nose together

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a common cause of a nosebleed?

  1. picking your nose
  2. very dry air
  3. animal bites
  4. allergies

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