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Why do tigers have stripes?.

Why do tigers have stripes?.

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Published by Disney Books by Mail in (Burbank, Calif.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

PRIORITY 2.

SeriesMickey wonders why
Classifications
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21935973M
ISBN 101563262002

A playful, informative look at why animals (and a few plants) are the way they are and do what they do, broken into 5 topics - camouflage, food storage, protection, movement, construction - plus a general spread. Quirky scenes, simple text, and friendly flaps answer lots of pressing questions. Series: Lift-the-Flap First Questions and Answers.   The coats, colors, feathers, and stripes we see in the animal kingdom often evolved to play a specific role such as providing convenient camouflage to hide from predators or prey or attracting mates.. When it comes to the bright orange and black stripes of a tiger, researchers have long wondered why tigers have such seemingly obvious coat colors.

The NATO Tiger Association or the Association of Tiger Squadrons was established in Promoted by French Defence minister Pierre Messmer, its role is to promote solidarity between NATO air is not, though, part of the formal NATO structure. The USAFE (United States Air Force Europe) 79th TFS (Tactical Fighter Squadron) took the initiative and on 19 July .   Why do tigers have stripes rather than being one solid color? These stripes are amazing because they are not only evenly spaced, but also perpendicular to the spine. Scientists have been trying to figure this mystery out since the s, and now they have developed a model to identify what controls stripe formation in living creatures.

Usually; the tigers have black colored stripes, however; some other color variants within the tigers' stripes have also been found. At least three colors of the tiger stripes have so far been identified which include the black stripes, the brown stripes and the white stripes of the off-white stripes. Zoologists have long wondered why tigers have their unusual striped coat. Through the years people have come up with numerous theories and myths to explain the pattern. But the bottom line is that tiger stripes have probably developed because the pattern helps hide them and protect them in their natural environment.


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Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. Series: Lift-the-flap first questions and answers By Katie Daynes Young animal lovers can find the answers to these questions and many more in this lift-the-flap information book.

With colourful illustrations, simple text and chunky flaps to lift, and links to carefully selected websites with videos and. Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. introduces preschoolers to animals' amazing defense mechanisms. There are eleven different chapters showing how animals disguise, hide, warn and show off with color.

Each chapter is packed full of color pictures and descriptions showing how each animal uses their colors/5(5).

About this book. Lift-the-flap first questions and answers Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. Why do camels have humps. Why do turtles have shells. And why do fish have fins and birds have wings.

Young animal lovers can find the answers to these questions and many more in this lift-the-flap information book. Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Each book in this series introduces an aspect of the nat /5. Delivery Information for Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. Free delivery on all orders of £20 and over orders below this value charged at £ An additional charge will be applied for Highlands and Islands, please see full delivery information here - Read : 9/7/   Getting back to the question of why do Tigers have stripes, it’s to help them get as close to their prey as they can without being spotted.

Their orange coloring helps them blend in with the grasses and ground covers, but they would stick out as a big orange ball.

The black stripes break up the color and make them harder to spot. Our first book, ‘Why do tigers have stripes?’ by Katie Daynes, asks all the important questions about the creatures around us from porcupines to the barreleye fish.

The white tiger is a rare variety of the Bengal tiger, which is found throughout the Indian subcontinent. It is the same as a regular Bengal tiger but has white fur with black stripes.

White tigers are extremely rare in the wild, particularly because they are hunted as trophies and for the exotic pet trade. 'Why Do Tigers Have Stripes?' explores why animals are the way they are, looking at how they camouflage and protect themselves, store their food, move about and build their homes.

Nathan: Why do tigers have stripes. Thomas: I haven’t the slightest clue. Nathan: So they aren’t spotted. Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. introduces preschoolers to animals' amazing defense mechanisms.

There are eleven different chapters showing how animals disguise, hide, warn and show off with color. Each chapter is packed full of color pictures and descriptions showing how each animal uses their colors/5(5).

The purpose of the book is to show why tigers have strips. There is a great meaning to this book with a awesome take on a children book. Alice — Novem And why do fish have fins and birds have wings. Young animal lovers can find the answers to these questions and many more in this lift-the-flap information book.

With colourful illustrations, simple text and chunky flaps to lift, and links to carefully selected websites with Brand: Usborne Books. Our levels have changed from numbers to letters. Click here for more information. Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. Zoom. Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. Colorful introduction to animals' amazing defense mechanisms.

Add to Cart. Qty: SKU: PS Availability: In stock. $ SKU: PS share. Description. In the chapter Patterns you discover why tigers have stripes and how a leopard really looks to an antelope. The Copying Colors chapter discusses how some animals survive because their colors help them look like other animals.

My 4 year-old loves flipping through this book and looking at all the s: 5. In the chapter Patterns you discover why tigers have stripes and how a leopard really looks to an antelope. The Copying Colors chapter discusses how some animals survive because their colors help them look like other animals.

My 4 year-old loves flipping through this book and looking at all the pictures.5/5(1). The Turing model gives a mathematical explanation for stripes and other patterns, but doesn’t explain why some species, like tigers, have vertical stripes and others, like okapis, have.

Why Do Tigers Have Stripes. by Mike Unwin A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Rating: % positive. Get this from a library. Why do tigers have stripes?: a book about camouflage. [Pamela Dell] -- "A brief explanation of animal camouflage, including what it is, why animals use it, and different types of camouflage"--Provided by publisher.

Why do tigers have stripes. by Alexandra Parsons,Disney Books by Mail edition, in English. Get this from a library! Why do tigers have stripes?. [Alexandra Parsons; Richard Manning] -- Provides answers to twelve questions about animal camouflage, such as why are polar bears white, and why are some fish flat, with additional facts relating to each topic.It has been such a joy watching them challenge and encourage each other along throughout the year.

Keeping them together has also strengthened their sweet bond as sister and brother." Here, Bailey (4) and Riley (5) are fascinated with God's creativity in making camouflage as they read Why Do Tigers Have Stripes from the Pre-Kindergarten package.Analysis. How Tiger Got His Stripes is a “pourquoi” folktale or a fictional narrative that explains why something is the way it is.

In this case, the story explains why Tiger has stripes on his beautiful golden coat. Of course, this is not really how Tiger got his stripes, but the story creatively employs humor to teach valuable life lessons about character values such as .