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Quiz 7: more on bird weights, with a twist

In this quiz your challenge is to compare the weight of the birds with common household items. There is variation in the weight of the birds, and variation in the weight of some of the other items, so this is meant to be a comparison of the average weight for each. We could quibble over how much the average banana or deck of cards weighs, but we won’t (unless you think one of my numbers is really far off).

Yellow Warbler and two nickels - which weighs more?

Bird Sizes: Weights 2

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Question 1
Which weighs more?
A
A Bonaparte's Gull
B
A Banana
Question 1 Explanation: 
Banana 170g; Bonaparte's Gull 200g
Question 2
Which weighs more?
A
A Yellow Warbler
B
Two Nickels
Question 2 Explanation: 
Two nickels 10g; Yellow Warbler 9g
Question 3
Which weighs more?
A
A quarter
B
A Golden-crowned Kinglet
Question 3 Explanation: 
Both weigh 6 grams
Question 4
Which weighs more?
A
A deck of cards
B
A Least Bittern
Question 4 Explanation: 
Deck of cards 90g; Least Bittern 80g
Question 5
Which weighs more?
A
A Cherry Tomato
B
A Least Sandpiper
Question 5 Explanation: 
Cherry Tomato 15g: Least Sandpiper 20g It's pretty close, and I'm sure some cherry tomatoes weigh more than the average Least Sandpiper.
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4 thoughts on “Quiz 7: more on bird weights, with a twist”

    1. If you’re talking about the kinglet question, then try selecting both answer choices together and see what happens…you’d be surprised!

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