Bat.gif (1947 bytes)Bats 

Fruit Bumblebee Hans 26-28 Megabats
Upside Down 600 60 Sound Waves Claws
1000 2 Malayan Flying Fox 1-2 Fuzz
Canada Nurse 3 Microbas Direction
62 Mexico 300 Good  


1. Bats developed ____ million years ago.

2. There are close to ___________ different kinds of bats.

3-4. Bats are placed into two groups- _______________ and _______________

5. The smallest bat is the __________________________.

6. The largest Megabat is the ___________________________.

7. What do megabats eat? _____________

8. Naked bats have a little _____________ on their bodies.

9. A bat's wings are modified __________.

10. Bats have __________ adult teeth.

11. By changing the shape of their wings, bts can quickly change ______________.

12. Bats can fly as fast as _________ mph.

13. Some bats fly has high as ______ miles.

14. Echolocation is the use of ___________________ to help bats locate insects in flight.

15. Some bats eat up to _________ misquitoes an hour.

16. Some bats will eat up to _________ insects in a single night of hunting.

17. In China, bats are considered ____________ luck.

18. How do bats sleep? _______________________________

19. Bats cling to surfaces using their __________.

20. Red bats migrate from ________________ to _______________.

21. Female bats give birth to ______ babies every year.

22. Baby bats are able to fly and catch their own food after _______ weeks after birth.

23. Bats are the only flying animal that ____________ their young.

24-33 Label the pexternal view of the bat.

 

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Toes         Fingers         Arm         Fur         Thumb         Ey

Ear         Nose             Wing Membrane        Tail Membrane