Animal Diversity Quiz: Marine Animals Trivia Facts!

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Animal Diversity Quiz: Marine Animals Trivia Facts!

Marine animals are aquatic mammals that rely on the ocean and other marine ecosystems for their existence. They include animals such as seals, whales, manatees, sea otters, and polar bears. Find out how much you know about animals that live in and around the ocean.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which ocean basin has the most coral reefs?
    • A. 

      Indian 

    • B. 

      Pacific

    • C. 

      Atlantic

    • D. 

      Arctic

  • 2. 
    The wandering albatross is the world's biggest seabird. How wide is its wingspan?
    • A. 

      1.5 m

    • B. 

      3.4 m

    • C. 

      6 m

    • D. 

      7.6 m

  • 3. 
    How many different ways can marine worms reproduce?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      18

  • 4. 
    About how many sharks are hunted by people every year?
    • A. 

      1 million

    • B. 

      10 million

    • C. 

      100 million

    • D. 

      500 million

  • 5. 
    Which slinky cephalopod is the biggest?
    • A. 

      Giant octopus

    • B. 

      Humbodlt squid

    • C. 

      Colossal squid

    • D. 

      Giant squid

  • 6. 
    What is the fastest known marine animal?
    • A. 

      Sailfish

    • B. 

      Sear krate

    • C. 

      Narwhal

    • D. 

      Tiger shark

  • 7. 
    Zooplankton are an important part of almost all marine food webs. In which part of the water column are zooplankton most abundant?
    • A. 

      Abyssopelagic- the briny deep

    • B. 

      Bathypelagic- the briny not-quite-as-deep

    • C. 

      Mesopelagic- the middle zone

    • D. 

      Epipelagic- the sunny surface

  • 8. 
    Which marine mammals have the thickest coat of fur?
    • A. 

      Polar bears

    • B. 

      Sea otters

    • C. 

      Fur seals

    • D. 

      Sea lions

  • 9. 
    Which of these marine animals is NOT a jellyfish?
    • A. 

      Sea nettle

    • B. 

      Comb jelly

    • C. 

      Sea wasp

    • D. 

      Portuguese man o'war

  • 10. 
    What color is a lobster?
    • A. 

      Brown

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Blue

    • D. 

      All of the above