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Meet the Flock: Get to Know the Cranes
Crane Quiz #1

See: Meet the Flock, Hatch Year 2008 . Scroll down to click on each chick's photo for a link to its life story (bio) page.

Hatch Year 2008 Answer

1. Which chick is from an egg laid (but abandoned) by wild parents in the Eastern flock? (Look at "Egg Source" on each chick's page.)


 

2. Which chick's beak didn't close correctly for several days due to a bee sting?

 

 

3. What is the age range between the youngest chick and the oldest chick in the Class of 2008?

STRATEGY TIP: Remember that the cranes are numbered according to hatching order (age). How can you use that fact to find the range?

 

_______ days

 

4. Which chick has had many "time outs" and solitary confinement for being a danger to the other chicks?

 

 

How did you do? After you're done, check answers here.

Journey North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in cooperation with the Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).

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