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Zebra Shark

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Zebra sharks have coloring similar to a zebra when they are young. As they age, they turn grey with dark spots, like a leopard. Their extra-long fins are quite a delicacy in China in the form of shark-fin soup, which can go for as much as $100 a bowl. These sharks are in trouble from hunting and laws have been passed to help them survive.

  1. 1. How much does shark-fin soup cost?
    1. a. $20 a bowl
    2. b. $75 a bowl
    3. c. $100 a bowl
  2. 2. What does a Zebra shark look like as it ages?
    1. a. A leopard
    2. b. A tiger
    3. c. A lion
  3. 3. What kind of coloring does a zebra shark have when young?
    1. a. Green and yellow
    2. b. Blue and red
    3. c. Black and white