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Can You Score High In This Raccoon Quiz? - Quiz

The raccoons are North American Wild animals. They are very distinctive because of their eyes because of its black-like mask. The animals are very small, and largest weighed Raccoon is not up to 30kg, this animals are omnivores and are also known as gatherers.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which is true about the Raccoon?

    • A.

      Very large

    • B.

      Rat like

    • C.

      Herbivorous

    • D.

      Nocturnal

    Correct Answer
    D. Nocturnal
    Explanation
    Raccoons are known to be nocturnal creatures, meaning they are most active during the night. This behavior allows them to avoid predators and find food more easily. While raccoons can vary in size, they are generally not considered very large. They have a distinct appearance, with their mask-like facial markings and ringed tail, but they are not necessarily rat-like. Additionally, raccoons are omnivorous, meaning they eat both plants and animals, so they are not strictly herbivorous.

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  • 2. 

    Which type of diets do Raccoon have?

    • A.

      Omnivorous

    • B.

      Herbivorous

    • C.

      Carnivorous

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Omnivorous
    Explanation
    Raccoons have a varied diet that consists of both plant matter and animal prey. They are known to eat fruits, nuts, insects, small mammals, birds, eggs, and even garbage. This makes them omnivorous, as they have the ability to consume and digest both plant and animal material.

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  • 3. 

    What is its family?

    • A.

      Procyon

    • B.

      Procyondae

    • C.

      Caliba

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Procyondae
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Procyondae. Procyondae is the correct family name for the species Procyon. The other options listed, such as Caliba, are not valid family names for this species.

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  • 4. 

    What is its class?

    • A.

      Mammalia

    • B.

      Reptile

    • C.

      Amphibian

    • D.

      A and C

    Correct Answer
    A. Mammalia
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Mammalia because mammals are a class of animals that are characterized by having mammary glands, giving birth to live young, and having hair or fur. They are warm-blooded and have a four-chambered heart. Mammals include animals such as humans, dogs, cats, and whales. Reptiles and amphibians are different classes of animals that have different characteristics and traits. Therefore, the correct answer is Mammalia.

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  • 5. 

    Where are they mostly found?

    • A.

      North America

    • B.

      South America

    • C.

      Africa

    • D.

      Europe

    Correct Answer
    A. North America
    Explanation
    They are mostly found in North America.

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  • 6. 

    What are the young ones known as?

    • A.

      Barbel

    • B.

      Fin

    • C.

      Kite

    • D.

      Kitten

    Correct Answer
    C. Kite
    Explanation
    The young ones of a kite are known as kites.

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  • 7. 

    Which US party was the first to use Raccoon as an emblem?

    • A.

      The radicals

    • B.

      Socialists

    • C.

      The Republican

    • D.

      Whig party

    Correct Answer
    D. Whig party
    Explanation
    The Whig party was the first US party to use the Raccoon as an emblem.

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  • 8. 

    What weight did the largest recorded raccoon weigh?

    • A.

      29kg

    • B.

      28.4kg

    • C.

      30kg

    • D.

      35kg

    Correct Answer
    B. 28.4kg
    Explanation
    The largest recorded raccoon weighed 28.4kg.

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  • 9. 

    Which is true, Raccoons are colour blind.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Maybe

    • D.

      I don't know

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Raccoons are indeed color blind. They have a limited ability to distinguish between different colors and primarily rely on their sense of smell and touch to navigate and find food. This is because their retinas contain a low number of cone cells, which are responsible for color vision. Therefore, the statement "Raccoons are color blind" is true.

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  • 10. 

    What's a distinctive feature of a raccoon?

    • A.

      The dark mask-like fur on the face

    • B.

      The fur

    • C.

      The paws

    • D.

      Bushy tails

    Correct Answer
    A. The dark mask-like fur on the face
    Explanation
    A distinctive feature of a raccoon is the dark mask-like fur on its face. This feature sets them apart from other animals and is easily recognizable. The dark fur around their eyes and across their snout gives them a unique appearance. It also helps to protect their eyes from sunlight and enhances their night vision, as raccoons are primarily nocturnal animals.

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