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“Where did the Allosaurus exist?” Important Questions and Answers for Class 9, Class 10, Class 11 and Class 12

Where did the Allosaurus exist? Allosaurus was one of the largest of the Jurassic carnosaurs. It was about 10 m long. Its fossilized remains have been found in North America in rocks of Late Jurassic age. This means that it lived at the same time as Camptosaurus and Stegosaurus and it seems likely that it would have attacked all of these animals as it pleased. There is even some evidence...
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“Where do Kingfishers rear their chicks?” Important Questions and Answers for Class 9, Class 10, Class 11 and Class 12

Where do Kingfishers rear their chicks?   The Kingfisher’s nest consists of a tunnel, one metre long and about 6 cm in diameter, cut in a river bank. ! At the far end it widens out into dry nest-chamber, the floor of which becomes strewn with fish bone and other remains of food. A kingfisher often uses the same nest year after year. The parents build the tunnels with their...
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“Where are penguins confined?” Important Questions and Answers for Class 9, Class 10, Class 11 and Class 12

Where are penguins confined? Confined to the sothern hemisphere, penguins from a separate order of flightless birds comprising six genera; Aptenodytes, Pygoscelis, Eudyptes, Megadyptes, Eudyptula and Spheniscus. They are the most completely marine of all birds and are able to swim underwater as fast as seals. Webbed toes and wings reduced to form strong flippers that cannot be folded, mark their adaptation to their environment. Ashore they are, of course,...
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