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Blacktip Reef Shark

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Blacktip Reef Sharks swim in waters shallow enough for their black-tipped fin to stick out of the water. They grow up to 6 feet long and live in reefs where food is plentiful. These sharks can sometimes leap out of the water like dolphins. They are seen as guardian spirits in the Hawaiian culture.

  1. 1. What can Blacktip Reef sharks do?
    1. a. Eat
    2. b. Jump
    3. c. Swim
  2. 2. How long can a Blacktip Reef shark grow?
    1. a. 12 feet
    2. b. 6 feet
    3. c. 7 feet
  3. 3. What kind of water does the Blacktip Reef shark like?
    1. a. Deep
    2. b. Warm
    3. c. Shallow