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studysheet2_exam1 - STUDY GUIDE Test One - Part Two List...

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STUDY GUIDE – Test One - Part Two List the structural parts of a feather List at least 6 functions of modern feathers List at least four “special” types of feathers and what they do List the consequences of feather wear. What do avian parasites typically eat? List three pigment colors and have something interesting to say about each Are reptilian and avian β -keratins the same? What does that tell you? Explain structural colors in feathers and how they are different from pigment colors. What can you say about the Black-headed Pitohui? How do feathers grow? How do we think they evolved? Would this be the same drawing? So how did a waxwing get its waxish wing? On the face of it, it makes no sense. ... What is Bernoulli’s principle and what does it have to do with Fight? How does a bird generate thrust? “That duck over there must be sick? I don’t think it can Fy.” Explain. How does a vulture Fy so far? How does an Albatross Fy so far? What kind of feather is this? (be able to answer if someone shows you a feather.
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2010 for the course GEO 420k taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.

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