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Brain Coral

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Heavy and round, the brain coral is a key component to building a coral reef. They get their name from their many folds that look like the surface of the human brain. Once they start growing in a place, it is very difficult to move them. They live in the Red Sea and can grow 6 feet tall or taller.

  1. 1. How tall can brain coral grow?
    1. a. 4 feet
    2. b. 10 feet
    3. c. 6 feet
  2. 2. What does a brain coral look like?
    1. a. Muscle tissue
    2. b. A brain
    3. c. A heart
  3. 3. What shape is a brain coral?
    1. a. Square
    2. b. Tall
    3. c. Round