Test Your Knowledge Over Egg

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Test Your Knowledge Over Egg - Quiz

An egg is a reproductive entity containing the zygote which is a product of fertilization of an ovum by the male sex cell. With some exceptions, animals that belong to mollusca, Anthropoda and vertebrata group produce egg. Try this hot and interesting quiz to revise facts you know about egg.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An animal that lays egg is often referred to as a/an ____________
    • A. 

      Homeothermic

    • B. 

      Oviparous animal

    • C. 

      Poikilothermic animal

    • D. 

      Viviparous

  • 2. 
    Which of these class of animals does not lay eggs?
    • A. 

      Mollucs

    • B. 

      Reptiles

    • C. 

      Birds

    • D. 

      Mammals

  • 3. 
    Which bird produce the largest egg?
    • A. 

      Turkey

    • B. 

      Parrot

    • C. 

      Ostrich

    • D. 

      Whale

  • 4. 
    What animal produces the smallest egg?
    • A. 

      Bee hummingbird

    • B. 

      Finch

    • C. 

      Snails

    • D. 

      Scorpions

  • 5. 
    The most important mineral element in egg shells is __________
    • A. 

      Potassium

    • B. 

      Phosphorus

    • C. 

      Magnesium

    • D. 

      Calcium

  • 6. 
    The peculiarity of duck egg is that they are ____________
    • A. 

      Heavily pitted

    • B. 

      Shiny

    • C. 

      Hard and chalky

    • D. 

      Oily and waterproof

  • 7. 
    On the average, a domesticated hen's egg has how many pores? 
    • A. 

      Approximately 3000 pores

    • B. 

      Approximately 6000 pores

    • C. 

      Approximately 7000 pores

    • D. 

      Approximately 9000 pores

  • 8. 
    Which of these does not feed on Oystercatcher's eggs?
    • A. 

      Sea lions

    • B. 

      Gulls

    • C. 

      Racoons

    • D. 

      Mink

  • 9. 
    Concerning organisms with microlecithal eggs, which of these is odd?
    • A. 

      Annelids

    • B. 

      King fish

    • C. 

      Bivalves

    • D. 

      Round worms

  • 10. 
    Eggs are useful in the following ways except 
    • A. 

      Human consumption

    • B. 

      Photographic process

    • C. 

      Production of plastics

    • D. 

      Production of vaccines

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