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
75%
3%
6%
13%
29
flagItaly
65%
10%
5%
18%
38
flagSpain
60%
12%
16%
12%
25
flagFrance
60%
4%
16%
20%
25
flagDenmark
60%
10%
0%
25%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
58%
13%
11%
16%
355
flagGermany
58%
11%
12%
17%
175
flagPoland
55%
14%
14%
14%
16695
flagthe Netherlands
54%
21%
9%
12%
55
flagNorway
54%
9%
21%
15%
33
flagCroatia
52%
13%
4%
30%
23
flagUkraine
51%
7%
18%
18%
27
flagthe United States
50%
23%
9%
15%
393
flagIndia
50%
21%
10%
17%
111
flagCzech Republic
50%
11%
16%
16%
18
flagUnknown
39%
22%
20%
17%
889
flagAustralia
36%
18%
13%
27%
22
flagCanada
34%
28%
6%
31%
32
flagSweden
34%
17%
26%
21%
23
flagRepublic of Ireland
30%
12%
27%
27%
40

Gender

men46%
women50%
hunting
46%
50%
attracting female
17%
17%
buoyancy
17%
17%
electrical detection
18%
15%

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