Polar Bears

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Interesting facts

  • Polar bears can swim for days at a time.
  • Polar bears can run up to 35 mph.
  • Polar bears are actually not white! So how do they look white? Each hair shaft is pigment-free and transparent with a hollow core that scatters and reflects visible light, much like what happens with ice and snow.”
  • Polar bear baby cubs spend their first few years with their mother.

Questions we used in our animal quiz.

How often do polar bears shed?

Polar bear shedding, called molting, occurs once a year in the spring.

What do polar bears eat?

Polar bears primarily eat seals and other sea animals.

How many hours do polar bears sleep?

Polar bears sleep seven to eight hours a day.

Are polar bears aggressive?

Polar bears are more cautious than some other bears. They will often look to escape rather than fight. Polar bears usually do not attack humans.

Are polar bears smart?

Polar bears are intelligent animals and they continue to learn through their lives.

Are polar bears street smart?

Polar bears have great street smarts and they are excellent hunters.

Do panda families stay together?

A mother polar bear will raise her cubs for two to three years.

Are polar bears picky eaters?

When food is plentiful polar bears are very picky about what they eat. A hungry polar bear will eat almost any animal.

Are polar bears loud?

Polar bears are usually quiet unless they feel threatened or agitated.

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