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Beluga Whale

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Considered small for a whale, the Beluga whale is the size of a dolphin. They also have a large bump on their heads, giving them a dome-like appearance. They live in large groups, or "pods," in Arctic waters and survive on fish. You may have heard about Beluga whales in the popular children's song, "Baby Beluga."

  1. 1. What is a group of Beluga whales called?
    1. a. A school
    2. b.
    3. c. A group
  2. 2. Where does the Beluga Whale have a bump?
    1. a. Their heads
    2. b. Their sides
    3. c. Their back
  3. 3. What is the Beluga Whale the size of?
    1. a. A dolphin
    2. b. A huge whale
    3. c. A fish