Author Options:

Whats the difference between an eagle and a hawk? Answered

I know this question sounds a little stupid, but can anyone explain to me the difference?



Best Answer 8 years ago

True hawks are built for manoeuvrability, speed and agile hunting (short wings, long tail, long legs).

Eagles are built for stamina and power - longer, squarer wings and generally more powerful build.

I could have but I wanted for people to have a chance to get a, "Best Answer" or show what they know.

Have you seen the number of questions posted which could be trivially answered either with a Web search or by reading a dictionary/encyclopedia?  When you post a question that looks like it is part of that crowd, you're more likely to get a "JFGI" answer.

+1. Do your own research first. Then, if you need help understanding the information you've found, ask.