Grade 3 | Science | Reptiles, Animals and Birds, Olympiad, CBSE, ICSE, SOF, ITO
Following are the characteristics of reptiles :
1) Reptiles are vertebrates, that means they have a backbone.
2) Reptiles have scaly skin.
3) Most reptiles lay eggs except for boa constrictor. Boa gives birth to young ones.
4) Reptiles are cold-blooded.
5) Reptiles breathe with lungs.
6) Most reptiles are four-legged except for snakes.
E.g. of reptiles: snakes, turtles, crocodiles, lizards, tuatara, chameleon etc.