Biggest, Strongest, Fastest by Steve Jenkins

By Steve Jenkins

The most important snake, the anaconda, can swallow a deer or goat complete. The smallest mammal, the Etruscan shrew, may perhaps simply sleep in a teaspoon.

In a impressive full-color university, each one unfold of Biggest, most powerful, Fastest portrays an animal that sticks out within the animal international because the greatest, slowest, longest lived. Readers can see the animal's measurement on the subject of anything wide-spread, and a chart at the final web page exhibits the scale, weight, and nutrition of every animal, in addition to the place it may be present in the wild.

Biggest, most powerful, Fastest is an interesting, informative creation to the "world records" held through fourteen contributors of the animal state.

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The flea is very small, but it is the world's best jumper. T h e flea is only 1/16 of a n inch tall, but it can j u m p 8 inches into t h e air. T h a t is a b o u t 130 t i m e s its o w n h e i g h t . If a 5 1/2-foot-tall w o m a n could jump as w e l l a s a f l e a , s h e c o u l d leap to t h e t o p of a 65-story building. The Galapagos tortoise lives longer than any other animal. G a l a p a g o s tortoises can live to be over 150 y e a r s old — a b o u t t w i c e as long as the a v e r a g e person can expect to live.

T h a t is a b o u t 130 t i m e s its o w n h e i g h t . If a 5 1/2-foot-tall w o m a n could jump as w e l l a s a f l e a , s h e c o u l d leap to t h e t o p of a 65-story building. The Galapagos tortoise lives longer than any other animal. G a l a p a g o s tortoises can live to be over 150 y e a r s old — a b o u t t w i c e as long as the a v e r a g e person can expect to live.

G a l a p a g o s tortoises can live to be over 150 y e a r s old — a b o u t t w i c e as long as the a v e r a g e person can expect to live.

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