WONDER #1729: What Is Biomimicry?

Question 1 of 3

Biomimicry seeks innovative solutions to human problems by examining and imitating the models, systems, and processes found in what?

  1. nature
  2. stars
  3. Hollywood
  4. books

Question 2 of 3

The term biomimicry comes from the Greek words bios, meaning life, and mimesis, meaning what?

  1. mimosa
  2. memory
  3. to avoid
  4. to imitate

Question 3 of 3

One of the earliest examples of biomimicry involved scientists looking to what for inspiration for human flight?

  1. ocean waves
  2. windmills
  3. birds
  4. airplanes

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