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Similarities and Differences Between Frogs and Toads

Similarities and Differences Between Frogs and Toads

Similarities

Differences

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Frogs

Toads

Both hatch from eggs

Lay eggs in clusters

Lay eggs in chains

Young have gills

Teeth in upper jaw

Have no teeth

Adults have lungs

Moist, smooth skin

Dry, lumpy skin

Young live in water

Jump

Walk

Bulging eyes

Eyes do not protrude