What does swordfish use their sword for?

hunting
attracting female
buoyancy
electrical detection
Sword­fish charge at high speeds through forage fish schools, slashing with their swords to kill or stun prey (con­trary to the popular belief, they do not "s­pear"). They then turn and return to consume their catch.

Answers distribution

hunting
attracting female
buoyancy
electrical detection
answers
flagthe United Arab Emirates
73%
4%
4%
17%
23
flagItaly
65%
10%
5%
18%
38
flagSpain
60%
12%
16%
12%
25
flagFrance
60%
4%
16%
20%
25
flagGermany
58%
11%
12%
16%
162
flagNorway
58%
6%
22%
12%
31
flagthe United Kingdom
57%
13%
11%
16%
328
flagDenmark
57%
10%
0%
26%
19
flagPoland
55%
14%
14%
14%
15752
flagthe Netherlands
53%
22%
8%
14%
49
flagUkraine
53%
7%
15%
19%
26
flagCroatia
52%
9%
4%
33%
21
flagthe United States
50%
24%
9%
14%
376
flagCzech Republic
50%
11%
16%
16%
18
flagIndia
49%
22%
9%
17%
101
flagUnknown
39%
23%
19%
17%
810
flagAustralia
36%
18%
13%
27%
22
flagCanada
34%
28%
6%
31%
32
flagthe Philippines
33%
33%
27%
5%
18
flagRepublic of Ireland
28%
10%
28%
28%
38

Gender

men47%
women50%
hunting
47%
50%
attracting female
17%
17%
buoyancy
17%
17%
electrical detection
18%
15%

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