WONDER #2718: Why Do Wolves Howl at the Moon?

Question 1 of 3

Which is NOT a reason a wolf might howl, according to this Wonder?

  1. To tell another wolf its location.
  2. To ask its pack for help while hunting.
  3. It’s the full moon.
  4. Another wolf has entered its territory.

Question 2 of 3

What can wolves learn about other wolves by listening to their howls, according to this Wonder?

  1. The other wolf’s size
  2. When the other wolf last ate
  3. The other wolf’s health
  4. Both A and C

Question 3 of 3

Why are you more likely to hear a wolf howl at night than during the day?

  1. Wolves are afraid of the dark.
  2. Wolves are nocturnal.
  3. Wolves are happier during the day.
  4. Wolves respond to the lunar phases.

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