What Do You Know About Penguins?

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What Do You Know About Penguins?

Who isn't a fan of penguins? From their gawky waddle on land terrain to the streamlined swimming in the ocean, they fall in the category of our favorite birds. Take this quiz to learn more about penguins.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Penguins has how many number of species?
    • A. 

      17

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      21

    • D. 

      22

  • 2. 
    What do penguins usually eat?
    • A. 

      Small birds

    • B. 

      Seeds and fruits

    • C. 

      Krill, squid and fish

    • D. 

      Worms and insects

  • 3. 
    What is the name of a newborn penguin?
    • A. 

      Chick

    • B. 

      Pup

    • C. 

      Pipping

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Northern hemisphere only

    • B. 

      Southern hemisphere only

    • C. 

      Both southern and northern hemisphere

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Penguins belong to which of the following animal group?
    • A. 

      Mammal

    • B. 

      Birds

    • C. 

      Cuddly toys

    • D. 

      Fish

  • 6. 
    The nest of most penguins is often made of what?
    • A. 

      Snow

    • B. 

      Twigs

    • C. 

      Small stones

    • D. 

      Seaweed

  • 7. 
    For what reason do penguins have strong feet and paws?
    • A. 

      As weapons when battling with other penguins

    • B. 

      To fend off predators

    • C. 

      To enable them dig burrows

    • D. 

      To cling to wet rocks and slippery snow and ice

  • 8. 
    What is the height of the tallest penguin?
    • A. 

      39 inches (1 m)

    • B. 

      29 inches (0.74 m)

    • C. 

      49 inches (1.24 m)

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 9. 
    The major predators of Antarctic penguins are?
    • A. 

      Sharks

    • B. 

      Leopard seals

    • C. 

      Elephant seals

    • D. 

      Blue whales

  • 10. 
    Where do penguins go once they have young ones?
    • A. 

      They go inland

    • B. 

      They search for grasslands

    • C. 

      They build a snow home

    • D. 

      They bury themselves inside the snow