# How far can an Ornate box turtle move in 10 minutes?

Math skills: Speed

Related Environmental issues: Biodiversity / Deforestation

Ornate box turtles are endangered in northern United States including Wisconsin.

The average walking speed of a box turtle about 0.2mph. How far can a box turtle move in 10 minutes?

1 mile = 5280 feet

0.2 mile = 5280 x 0.2 = 1056 feet

1056feet/60min=xfeet/10min

1056/6=176feet

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# How big was an Ivory-billed Woodpecker?

Math skills: Measurement (Unit conversion) Length

Related Environmental issues: Biodiversity / Deforestation

The U.S. declared that 23 species have gone extinct.

Ivory-billed Woodpecker, which is one of the world’s largest woodpeckers, is also extinct.

It has a wingspan of 75 cm.

How long is the wingspan in inch?

1 inch = 2.5cm

75 / 2.5  = 30 inches