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Kangaroo

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Kangaroos are the largest animals who move exclusively by hopping. They're comfortable at speeds of about 13 to 16 miles per hour, but can reach speeds up to 45 mph! Since their feet are so long an thin, they can't walk normally, they can only hop. They're the national animal of Australia and are featured on the Australian flag and on Australian money.

  1. 1. Who are the largest animals who move by hopping?
    1. a. Snakes
    2. b. Kangaroos
    3. c. Rabbits
  2. 2. How fast can a kangaroo hop?
    1. a. 44 mph
    2. b. 22 mph
    3. c. 12 mph
  3. 3. What flag can a kangaroo be found on?
    1. a. Chinese
    2. b. Australian
    3. c. British