Ultimate Quiz On Wallaby Animal

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Wallabies are very likable animals -- very much like kangaroos. In taxonomy, they are classified as macropods and belong to the same genus as kangaroos. Wallabies are named based on interesting features observed in each variety. Have you seen one before? Show your love for animals by taking this engaging quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of these is not a name for adult male wallabies?

    • A.

      Jacks 

    • B.

      Boomers 

    • C.

      Bucks 

    • D.

      Billies 

    Correct Answer
    C. Bucks 
    Explanation
    The term "Bucks" is not a name for adult male wallabies. "Jacks" is a common term used to refer to adult male wallabies, "Boomers" are adult male kangaroos, and "Billies" are adult female wallabies. However, "Bucks" is not typically used to describe adult male wallabies.

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  • 2. 

    Which of these is not a predator of wallabies?

    • A.

      Ferral cats 

    • B.

      Foxes 

    • C.

      Eagles 

    • D.

      Wild dogs 

    Correct Answer
    C. Eagles 
    Explanation
    Eagles are not predators of wallabies because they primarily hunt for fish and small mammals. While they are known to prey on small kangaroos and wallabies on rare occasions, they are not considered a significant threat to their population. On the other hand, feral cats, foxes, and wild dogs are known to be predators of wallabies and pose a greater risk to their survival.

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  • 3. 

    Which of these is not part of the diet for wallabies?

    • A.

      Vegetables 

    • B.

      Foliage 

    • C.

      Grains 

    • D.

      Leaves 

    Correct Answer
    C. Grains 
    Explanation
    Wallabies are herbivorous animals that primarily feed on vegetation and foliage. They have a specialized digestive system adapted to break down plant material. While vegetables, foliage, and leaves are all part of their natural diet, grains are not typically included. Grains are not a natural food source for wallabies and may not provide the necessary nutrients for their health and well-being. Therefore, grains are not part of their diet.

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  • 4. 

    What is the scientific name for red-necked wallabies?

    • A.

      Macropus agilis

    • B.

      Macropus rufogriseus

    • C.

      Macropus Eugenii

    • D.

      Macropus fasciatus

    Correct Answer
    B. Macropus rufogriseus
    Explanation
    The scientific name for red-necked wallabies is Macropus rufogriseus.

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  • 5. 

    How many varieties of wallabies belong to the genus Thylogale?

    • A.

      7 varieties 

    • B.

      6 varieties 

    • C.

      12 varieties 

    • D.

      2 varieties 

    Correct Answer
    A. 7 varieties 
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 7 varieties because the question asks how many varieties of wallabies belong to the genus Thylogale, and the correct answer is 7.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these wallabies does not belong to the Thylogale genus?

    • A.

      Thylogale browni

    • B.

      Thylogale calabyi

    • C.

      Thylogale brunii

    • D.

      Thylogale ratuse

    Correct Answer
    D. Thylogale ratuse
    Explanation
    The given options are all wallabies belonging to the Thylogale genus, except for Thylogale ratuse.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these kinds of wallabies is not found only in Kawau Island?

    • A.

      Tammar wallabies 

    • B.

      Parma wallabies 

    • C.

      Scrub wallabies 

    • D.

      Swamp wallabies 

    Correct Answer
    C. Scrub wallabies 
    Explanation
    Scrub wallabies are found in various parts of Australia, including Kawau Island. Therefore, they are not exclusively found only in Kawau Island.

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  • 8. 

    Which of these places is not home to Bennetts' Wallabies?

    • A.

      Isle of man

    • B.

      South Canterbury 

    • C.

      Western Australia 

    • D.

      Kawau Island 

    Correct Answer
    B. South Canterbury 
    Explanation
    Bennetts' Wallabies are not found in South Canterbury.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these is another name for agile wallabies?

    • A.

      Sandy wallabies 

    • B.

      Rock wallabies 

    • C.

      Aboreal wallabies 

    • D.

      Marine wallabies 

    Correct Answer
    A. Sandy wallabies 
    Explanation
    Agile wallabies are also known as sandy wallabies. This name is derived from their habitat preference, as they are commonly found in sandy areas. They are small marsupials that are well-adapted for agility and can move quickly and gracefully. The name "sandy wallabies" helps to differentiate them from other types of wallabies that may have different habitat preferences or physical characteristics.

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  • 10. 

    What is another name for black-flanked rock wallaby?

    • A.

      Cocky wallaby

    • B.

      Toolache wallaby

    • C.

      Western brush wallaby

    • D.

      Warru

    Correct Answer
    D. Warru
    Explanation
    Warru is another name for black-flanked rock wallaby.

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