Picture: Flounder from "The Little Mermaid"
Picture: Flounder from "The Little Mermaid"

Junior Science Quiz Update

What am I?

 1) I am flat.

2) I have a cartoon character named after me. This character was in a 1989 Disney Movie.

3) I am great at camouflage.

4) When I first hatch I have two eyes, one on either side of my head. After a few days, I begin to lean to one side and one eye begins to migrate to the side facing upwards. Eventually I have two eyes on one side of my head only.

5) I belong to the order Pleuronectiformes.

 What am I? …….I AM A FLOUNDER!

Picture: Flounder Fish
Picture: Flounder Fish
Picture: Flounder from "The Little Mermaid"
Picture: Flounder from "The Little Mermaid"

 

 

 

 

 

 

The cartoon character in the 1989 Disney movie “The Little Mermaid” was named flounder. An interesting fact however he is not actually a Flounder fish, he is an Atlantic Blue Tang.

Congratulations to Eden Mannix of 7.8 for winning this week’s Quiz.7.8 were the class to have the most entrants.

Year 7 have won the Quiz two weeks in a  row, great stuff!

Carla Murphy, Junior Science Lab Technician