Teen Equestrian's Color Quiz

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Teen Equestrian

Knowing horse colors and markings is the first step to being a horse genius. How much do you know? Take our quiz and reveal the truth!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Identify this color.  
    • A. 

      Red Chestnut

    • B. 

      Liver Chestnut

    • C. 

      Seal Brown

    • D. 

      Bay

  • 2. 
    Match the leg marking to its description.
    • A. Sock
    • A.
    • B. Stocking
    • B.
    • C. Pastern
    • C.
    • D. Coronet
    • D.
  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Bay

    • B. 

      Cremello

    • C. 

      Chestnut

    • D. 

      Palomino

  • 4. 
    What color is this horse? Enter it in the box.
  • 5. 
    This horse is white. True or false?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Appaloosa horses have ___________ hooves.
  • 7. 
    Match the facial markings to their description.
    • A. Star
    • A.
    • B. Stripe
    • B.
    • C. Snip
    • C.
    • D. Blaze
    • D.
    • E. Bald Face
    • E.
  • 8. 
    This horse is black. True or false?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Skewbald

    • B. 

      Piebald

    • C. 

      Appaloosa

    • D. 

      Gray

  • 10. 
    This horse is _______ gray.
  • 11. 
    The black gene is responsible for the most basic coloration of horses. It is represented by "a". The overo gene adds white splotches to a horse's base color. It is represented by the letter "o". Based on these gene combinations, what color would the horse be?
    • A. Aa or AA
    • A.
    • B. aa
    • B.
    • C. Oo
    • C.
    • D. OO
    • D.
    • E. oo
    • E.
  • 12. 
    What is the difference between dun and buckskin?
    • A. 

      Dun horses have lighter manes

    • B. 

      Dun horses have a dorsal stripe

    • C. 

      Buckskin horses have a darker coat

    • D. 

      Buckskin horses have black skin

  • 13. 
    Bay horses have black points. Points include a horse's lower legs, muzzle, eyes, and ___________.
  • 14. 
    Which is not a name for a horse with a green or blue eye?
    • A. 

      Witch Eye

    • B. 

      Magic Eye

    • C. 

      Wall Eye

  • 15. 
    Match each type of roan with its appearance
    • A. Strawberry Roan
    • A.
    • B. Blue Roan
    • B.
    • C. Red Roan
    • C.
    • D. Rabicano
    • D.
    • E. Bay Roan
    • E.