Which of the following beaks would help the bird to suck nectar from flowers?
Ans 2: (Master Answer)
A. This beak is strong and curved. Parrots have such beaks. It allows them to crack nuts, bite hard fruits and grip barks and branches of trees.
B. This beak is long, thin and tubular. Humming birds have such beaks. These beaks can be inserted into the narrow center portion of the flowers and birds can drink nectar through them.
C. This beak is broad and flat with holes. Ducks have such beaks. Ducks in ponds gulp water in these beaks, they keep the aquatic plants, fish and insects inside the beak, while water seeps out the tiny holes present in the beak.
D. This beak is strong, sharp and hooked. Eagles have such beaks. It allows them to tear off and eat the flesh of the prey.
Hence, the right answer is option B.