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Giant Red Mysid

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A mysid is a shrimp-like creature that lives in deep water. It can grow up to 12 inches long and is bright red in color. When it needs to get out of a sticky situation, a giant red mysid spits out a glowing liquid much like a squid spits out ink, and the flash of light distracts a hungry predator.

  1. 1. What color is a giant red mysid?
    1. a. Red
    2. b. Black
    3. c. Blue
  2. 2. How long can a mysid be?
    1. a. 8 inches
    2. b. 12 inches
    3. c. 10 inches
  3. 3. A mysid is...
    1. a. a shrimp-like creature.
    2. b. nearsighted
    3. c. tiny