Reindeer in Finland – level 1
Reindeer live in Finland. They walk freely. This is a problem. They can walk into roads. Around 4,000 animals die every year from cars.
People try to solve this problem. They make a new app. When you see a reindeer, you touch your phone. You tell the phone that there is a reindeer. The app makes a warning zone. If somebody drives into the zone, the phone warns him or her.
The project is already running. One thousand people have the app. There are 100 fewer accidents in 6 months.
Difficult words: reindeer (a big animal like a deer which eats plants and live in Scandinavia), solve (if you solve a problem, the problem goes away), fewer (less).
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