WONDER #2405: Will We Ever Have Flying Cars?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. what flying cars could be like and whether people will ever have them.
  2. how Boeing plans to make the world’s first flying taxi.
  3. why all scientists should be working to make flying cars a reality.
  4. why many people believe we will never have flying cars.

Question 2 of 3

Which is the BEST evidence that flying cars will be better for the environment than traditional automobiles?

  1. “Flying cars will likely move faster than traditional automobiles.”
  2. “They take off by rising vertically from a parking lot or driveway. Then, they fly through the air to their destination before dropping vertically back to the ground.”
  3. “Even transportation superstar Elon Musk is uncertain about flying cars.”
  4. “In 2016, a study from the University of Michigan and Ford Motor Company found that flying cars would cut carbon dioxide emissions by 35-52%.”

Question 3 of 3

Current flying car models move a bit like _________________.

  1. falcons
  2. helicopters
  3. boats
  4. hoverboards

Check your answers online at https://wonderopolis.org/index.php/wonder/Will-We-Ever-Have-Flying-Cars.