Presentation on theme: "More Unusual Animal Behavior And Earthquake Prediction"— Presentation transcript:
1More Unusual Animal Behavior And Earthquake Prediction Unit 5 The Animals KnowMore Unusual Animal Behavior And Earthquake Prediction
2We have learned that before a quake … dogs bark and bark.cats stare at things no one else sees.horses kick at barn walls.a woman’s pet turtle suddenly laid an egg, which it had never done before.a man’s pet fish leaped straight out of the bowl.in Alaska some brown bears woke up early from their winter sleep.chicken ran up and down.mice and rats ran out of their holes.
3There are more!ANDTry to figure out what kind of animal it is in each of the following facts. Note that the green-letter words and the pictures are the cues..
4Before a 5.2 Los Angeles earthquake in 1990, a scientist noticed three calm __________ in the lab suddenly began to hop around in their cage for about five minutes.RABBITSClick ENTER to get the answer!
5Around Japan, _______________ were often caught to the surface of the ocean before earthquakes. DEEP SEA FISH
6Some ________, especially __________, at times have been reported to jump out of water onto dry land.FISHCATFISH
7SNAKES__________ have been known to leave their underground places in the middle of winter before quakes. They later were found frozen on the surface of the snow.
8________ are often reported to appear dazed before quakes and allow themselves to be caught by hand easily.MICE
9HENS________ have been report laying fewer eggs, or no eggs at all.
10________ have been observed trying to bite one another before earthquakes. PIGS
11_______ have been seen evacuating their hive in a panic, minutes before an earthquake and then not returning until fifteen minutes after the quake ended.BEES