Biology Week 23 Birds quiz Name:
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  1. What are the labeled parts on the magnified view of a feather at right?

  2. What are the four basic types of feathers?

  3. Other than feathers, list as many bird adaptations for flight as you can.
  4. What is this bird foot specialized for?
  5. What is this bird foot specialized for?

  6. Since no birds have teeth, how is their food broken into small pieces?

  7. Explain the reproductive strategy of precocial birds.

  8. Why do birds migrate?