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Sharks

  1. 1. By: Kiley Fetherston Academy 21 September 2, 2011
  2. 2. <ul><li>Many people think sharks are dangerous with their pointy snouts and sharp teeth. Actually only a certain amount of sharks are so dangerous, that they would kill a person. </li></ul><ul><li>Sharks are also believed to be relatively intelligent. </li></ul><ul><li>They can learn to adapt patterns of behavior and recognize certain objects and people. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>The Great White: The great white has frequently been guilty on shark attacks in the past few years. </li></ul><ul><li>They are found in the major oceans. Which include the Pacific, the Atlantic, the arctic, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>They can also grow up to 3 to 6 meters long. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>The Tiger Shark: This species is relatival from its peers in that it has earned a reputation for eating a wide range of animals and even inanimate objects. </li></ul><ul><li>The tiger sharks can grow up to 12.5 meters long. </li></ul><ul><li>It also enjoys temp erate and tropical waters instead of chilly </li></ul><ul><li>ones. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The Whale Shark: The whale shark is the largest fish alive today. </li></ul><ul><li>It is approximately 12.5 meters long. </li></ul><ul><li>Fortunately, the fish only feeds on plankton and tiny fish in a filter system, and it only swims in warm waters. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Sharks have certain kinds of senses, just like us. Although, their sensory organs are specifically adapted to their underwater habitat. </li></ul><ul><li>Smell: Sharks are famous for their superior and acute sense of smell. The can smell blood miles away. </li></ul><ul><li>Sight: The sharks eye is similar to humans. Although it can adapt to underwater living. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Hearing: The sharks ability to hear and the extent to which the ability extends are difficult to gauge by external media and research. Although, sharks can hear. </li></ul><ul><li>Electroreception: The sharks electroreception is the most acutely developed abilities. The sensory perception enables them to detect and to interpret an electric field that is emitted by animals. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>A shark reacts differently to everything that it does. </li></ul><ul><li>From the experience of fishermen and divers, sharks were long thought to be solitary animals. </li></ul><ul><li>In recent years, sharks were found that they are more s ocial among themselves. When sharks eat , some of them rip open their prey while some sharks swallow their prey hole. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Sharks eat anything from plankton to whale. This is a list of things they do eat. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Plankton </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Small Fish </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Large Fish </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Squid </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Other Sharks </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Whale </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sea Mammals </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Etc. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Sawfish </li></ul><ul><li>Guitarfish </li></ul><ul><li>Stingray </li></ul><ul><li>Painted Ray </li></ul><ul><li>Spotted Ray </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Sharks live in all of the seas and oceans. Some even live in rivers. </li></ul><ul><li>In the seas and oceans, sharks live at the bottom, in the middle, and at the top. </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Blue Shark </li></ul><ul><li>Hammerhead Shark </li></ul><ul><li>Found in deeper, colder waters. </li></ul><ul><li>Can give birth to 25 through 100 pups at a time. </li></ul><ul><li>Found in shallow waters. </li></ul><ul><li>Head is flattened, hammer-like. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>  &quot;Google Images.&quot; Google . N.p., n.d. Web. 2 Sept. 2011. < http://www.google.com/imgres?q=sharks&um=1&hl=en&sa=N&Pasted from < http://www.bibme.org// > </li></ul><ul><li>Macquitty, Miranda. Eyewitness Guides - Shark . London: Dorling Kindersley, 2008. Print. </li></ul><ul><li>Pasted from < http://www.bibme.org// > </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Google Images.&quot; Google . N.p., n.d. Web. 2 Sept. 2011. < http://www.google.com/imgres?q=plankton&um=1&hl=en&sa=X </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Sharks.&quot; Sharks . N.p., n.d. Web. 2 Sept. 2011. < http://www.sharks.org.za/ >.Pasted from < http://www.bibme.org// > </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;What do Sharks Eat ?.&quot; SharkyJones - Guide to the world of Sharks for Kids , Parents and Teachers . N.p., n.d. Web. 2 Sept. 2011. < http://www.sharky-jones.com/Sharkyjones/Slow/what%20page/Whatmain2.html >Pasted from < http://www.bibme.org// > </li></ul>

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