What Do You Know About The Simmental Cattle?

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What Do You Know About The Simmental Cattle? - Quiz

Named after the valley Simmental located near the Simmen River, the Simmental is a Swiss breed of dual-purpose cattle. Are you familiar with this breed? Or are you curious about this breed as well? If yes, take our quiz and see how you do in the end.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's its other name?
    • A. 

      Flee-vee

    • B. 

      Swiss flee-vee

    • C. 

      Swiss Fleckvieh

    • D. 

      Flech

  • 2. 
    What's its color?
    • A. 

      Cream

    • B. 

      Reddish color with white markings

    • C. 

      Brown

    • D. 

      White

  • 3. 
    What's the purpose of this breed?
    • A. 

      Milk and meat production

    • B. 

      Leather

    • C. 

      Draught

    • D. 

      Mohair production

  • 4. 
    When was its existence first recorded?
    • A. 

      In the Middle Ages

    • B. 

      In the 16th Century

    • C. 

      In the 17th Century

    • D. 

      In the 18th Century

  • 5. 
    Where was the breed successfully established out of Europe with Success?
    • A. 

      New Zealand

    • B. 

      Australia

    • C. 

      Namibia and South Africa

    • D. 

      France

  • 6. 
    When was the breed imported in Namibia?
    • A. 

      In 1905

    • B. 

      In 1900

    • C. 

      In 1893

    • D. 

      In 1895

  • 7. 
    When was the breed imported in South Africa?
    • A. 

      1905

    • B. 

      1908

    • C. 

      1910

    • D. 

      1920

  • 8. 
    How is the breed called in Southern Africa?
    • A. 

      Simmentaal

    • B. 

      Simmental

    • C. 

      Simmentaler

    • D. 

      Simmentalen

  • 9. 
    What breed was developed in Russia through crossbreeding?
    • A. 

      The Steppe Simmental

    • B. 

      The Mountain Simmental

    • C. 

      The horned simmental

    • D. 

      The Leningrad Simmental

  • 10. 
    What was the Simmental count in Russia in 2003?
    • A. 

      1,500,000

    • B. 

      2,000,000

    • C. 

      3,000,000

    • D. 

      2,970,400