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Yes, squid swim head first. They have a water jet and if the water jet shoots out water, it'll propel the squid, head first, throughout the water.

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Why does the squid swim head-first?

The squid is kind of interesting but they swim head first because they have this thing on them that pushes water out and moves them forward called a siphan.

Does the squid swim head first or foot first?

Sweetie the Squid and octupus always swims head first @previous answer.. you're wrong. squid swim feet first. the 2 long tentacles and the 8 legs are actually near the head because the the arms and tentacles close around the mouth. so when they swim they open and close their arms & tentacles making them swim fin up. therefore, squid swim FOOT FIRST "sweetie"

Why do squid swim backwards?

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How fast does a squid swim?

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Do you squid travel head first or feet first?

a squid usually travels wth it's head first and somtimes with its feet

What does a giant squid do?

swim swim

How fast can a giant squid swim?

A giant squid can swim at speeds of 15 miles per hour or more.

What body parts help the squid move?

squid just swim

How does the squid's body help it swim?

the squid uses jet propulsion to get around the ocean. that is how it moves.

What way does a squid swim?

it pushes its squid arm things up and doun like a jellyfish

Do squid swim fast or slow?

yes squid swims very fast up to 120 mph

What do giant squid love to do?

eat plankton and swim

What does a squid and a turtle have in common?

both swim in the ocean

How fast do Squid swim?

Squids swim from 25 to even 40 miles per hour.

Why cant a squid live on land?

Because squid do not have legs to walk, they can only swim, and they do not have lungs to breathe air.

How do squid swim?

They make a strange pulsing motion with their tentacles.

How is a squid adapted to the arctic?

they can swim quickly way from danger

How does a squid's shape help it swim?

The shape is very aerodynamic

What speed does a giant squid swim at?

20 miles/hour

How does the squid swim?

the squid swims by inflating its mantle cavity with water and forcing it out through the funnel in a jet- propulsion fashion.

What is the difference between snail and squid?

Snails have a shell, live on land. Squid live in the water, have tentacles, swim really well.

How fast can cuttlefish swim?

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How fast can a cuttlefish swim?

it is slower than a squid but still fast

Why do penguins swim?

to get food like krill,small fish and squid

How many eyes does a squid have?

A squid has two eyes, one on each side of its head.

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