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Last Updated: Monday April 08 2002 19:16 GMT

Quiz: Snow and ice

A hare running in the snow

Question 1

Water freezes from...

A: The top down
B: The bottom up
C: Only on the surface

Question 2

How many basic shapes of snow crystals are there?

A: 12
B: 7
C: 5

Question 3

Snowflakes are...

A: Always the same shape
B: Sometimes the same shape
C: Never the same shape

Question 4

Where do penguins live?

A: Arctic
B: Antarctic
C: Arctic and Antarctic

Question 5

Why is snow white?

A: It's formed in white clouds
B: It's the way it reflects light
C: It picks up light from the stars

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