TITLE

NEWS IQ

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;1/3/2011, Vol. 79 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A quiz about amphibians, particularly frogs and toads, is presented.
ACCESSION #
57494889

 

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