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Name: Patricia W.
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Age: 5
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Date: 1/13/2003

Why do frogs have to keep their skin slimy?

Frogs are amphibians. All amphibians have to stay either in water or where they will not dry out. Those that spend most of their time out of water have a skin coating to keep them from drying out. Some feel "slimy" while others feel dry. Those that spend most of their time in water have a protective skin coating, much like many fish.

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