Real Fact 120

The only continent without native reptiles or snakes is Antarctica.

(Notes from Mrs. Feldman: Today, 4/7/2009, your job is to write about WHY Smithsonian National Zoological Park is a reliable source. And then you can investigate your second fact, if you wish.

I put in the actual wording for the Real Fact here. Great investigation job! Now, please write down the reasons that you trusted the information from this particular site. And also, how did you FIND this site? What search engines and terms did you use to take you to this page?) You are almost ready for the next Fact!)


To find this web page go to http://nationalzoo.si.edu/animals/ReptilesAmphibians/


The world's 8,240 species of reptiles inhabit every continent except Antarctica.

From Smithsonian National Zoological Park

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