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Investigating God's World chapter 2 quiz 4 (2.1-2.3)

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vertebrates
animals with backbones
mammals
warmblooded vertebrates that produce milk, breathe with lungs, and have at least some hair.
Most mammals
_______________ have four limbs and give birth to live young.
habitat
kind of place an animal prefers to live
mammary glands
Female mammals have been provided with special _________________ which produces milk only as long as the young are nursing and need the milk
marsupials
a mammal that gives birth to offspring which finish developing in a special pouch
herbivores
plant-eaters
rodents
All _______ are herbivores.
rabbit
an animal which is often mistaken for a rodent but is NOT A RODENT
nocturnal
active only at night