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
flagItaly
66%
9%
3%
21%
33
flagthe United Arab Emirates
66%
0%
6%
26%
15
flagNorway
64%
4%
20%
12%
25
flagGermany
60%
10%
12%
17%
135
flagFrance
60%
4%
16%
20%
25
flagSpain
58%
12%
16%
12%
24
flagPoland
57%
13%
13%
15%
11313
flagthe United Kingdom
57%
13%
12%
15%
257
flagDenmark
57%
10%
0%
26%
19
flagthe Netherlands
52%
23%
7%
13%
38
flagthe United States
51%
23%
9%
13%
337
flagIndia
50%
22%
10%
16%
97
flagCzech Republic
43%
12%
18%
18%
16
flagUnknown
42%
17%
24%
15%
45
flagAustralia
42%
21%
10%
21%
19
flagCanada
37%
24%
6%
31%
29
flagthe Philippines
35%
35%
23%
5%
17
flagLithuania
30%
30%
30%
7%
13
flagUkraine
29%
11%
23%
29%
17
flagRepublic of Ireland
25%
12%
28%
31%
32

Gender

men51%
women50%
hunting
51%
50%
attracting female
13%
15%
buoyancy
15%
16%
electrical detection
19%
16%

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