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Guppy

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Guppies have rich jewel-tone colors and are a very popular freshwater aquarium addition. Guppies breed and deliver live babies instead of laying eggs. It takes a pregnant guppy three to four weeks to deliver babies, called fry. Unfortunately, guppies will often eat their own fry so aquarists must give the babies a safe place to live.

  1. 1. How long does a guppy stay pregnant?
    1. a. 1 year
    2. b. 3 to 4 weeks
    3. c. 2 months
  2. 2. Guppies breed by...
    1. a. Delivering live babies
    2. b. Laying eggs
    3. c. Hatching eggs
  3. 3. What kind of water do guppies live in?
    1. a. Pond
    2. b. Fresh
    3. c. Salt