Holstein Friesian Cattle Facts! Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What's the average weight of an adult female?

    • A.

      850 lbs

    • B.

      900 lbs

    • C.

      1100 lbs

    • D.

      1300 lbs

    Correct Answer
    D. 1300 lbs
  • 2. 

    What's the average height of an adult female?

    • A.

      3 ft

    • B.

      3.4 ft

    • C.

      5 ft

    • D.

      4.8 ft

    Correct Answer
    D. 4.8 ft
    Explanation
    The average height of an adult female is generally around 5 feet. Therefore, the option of 4.8 ft is the closest to the average height and is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    What color is their coat?

    • A.

      Gray

    • B.

      Black and white patched coat

    • C.

      White

    • D.

      Brown

    Correct Answer
    B. Black and white patched coat
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Black and white patched coat." This suggests that the coat in question has patches of both black and white colors.

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  • 4. 

    What's the purpose of this breed?

    • A.

      Milk

    • B.

      Dairy and beef production

    • C.

      Soap

    • D.

      Mohair

    Correct Answer
    B. Dairy and beef production
    Explanation
    The purpose of this breed is dairy and beef production. This means that the breed is specifically bred and raised for the purpose of producing milk and meat. This could involve the production of milk for consumption or for the production of dairy products such as cheese and butter. Additionally, the breed may also be raised for beef production, meaning that the animals are raised to be slaughtered for meat. This dual purpose of dairy and beef production makes this breed valuable for both milk and meat production.

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  • 5. 

    What's their other name?

    • A.

      The laughing cow

    • B.

      Olsen cattle

    • C.

      Holstein cattle

    • D.

      Osen Cattle

    Correct Answer
    C. Holstein cattle
    Explanation
    Holstein cattle is the correct answer because Holstein is a breed of dairy cattle that is known for its distinctive black and white markings. They are one of the most common breeds of dairy cows and are highly valued for their milk production. The other options, "The laughing cow," "Olsen cattle," and "Osen cattle," do not refer to the specific breed of cattle and are therefore incorrect.

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  • 6. 

    What're their countries of origin?

    • A.

      Netherlands, Germany, Denmark

    • B.

      Sweden

    • C.

      Switzerland

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    A. Netherlands, Germany, Denmark
    Explanation
    The countries of origin mentioned in the question are Netherlands, Germany, and Denmark. These countries are being referred to as "their" countries of origin, implying that there is a group of people or individuals being discussed. The answer confirms that the countries of origin for this group are indeed Netherlands, Germany, and Denmark.

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  • 7. 

    How much milk can they produce a year?

    • A.

      8000 pounds

    • B.

      1000 pounds

    • C.

      22,530 pounds

    • D.

      10,500 pounds

    Correct Answer
    C. 22,530 pounds
    Explanation
    The answer is 22,530 pounds because it is the only option that is a reasonable amount for milk production in a year. The other options, 8000 pounds, 1000 pounds, and 10,500 pounds, are all much lower amounts and would not be a realistic amount for milk production in a year.

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  • 8. 

    How much butterfat does their milk contain?

    • A.

      2%

    • B.

      2.7%

    • C.

      3.7%

    • D.

      4%

    Correct Answer
    C. 3.7%
    Explanation
    The milk contains 3.7% butterfat. This means that for every 100 grams of milk, 3.7 grams is butterfat.

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  • 9. 

    How much protein does their milk contain?

    • A.

      3.1%

    • B.

      3%

    • C.

      4.1%

    • D.

      5%

    Correct Answer
    A. 3.1%
    Explanation
    The milk contains 3.1% protein.

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  • 10. 

    How heavy are mature Holstein cows?

    • A.

      770 kg

    • B.

      800 kg

    • C.

      900 kg

    • D.

      1000 kg

    Correct Answer
    A. 770 kg
    Explanation
    Mature Holstein cows typically weigh around 770 kg. This weight is considered to be the average for fully grown cows of this breed. Holstein cows are known for their large size and are one of the heaviest breeds of dairy cows. They have a sturdy build and are known for their high milk production.

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