What is the best Fuel? Fat is the best fuel. At what countries is it their chief food? It is the chief food of the arctic regions. What does the native of the tropic prefer? The native of the tropic prefers and keeps himself cool on rice or dates or watery food.
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Why can a stout man survive longer without food than a lean man? Because he when he gets no food he lives on his own fat. What ar (sic) hibernating animals? Animals that pass the winter in a torpor. Give examples: Examples the bear, jerboa, marmot, dormouse, bat and other generally grown plump before they retire into winter quarters. How are they sustained during winter? They are sustained during winter in their caves and burrows.
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