How Much Do You Actually Know About Fish? Trivia Quiz

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How Much Do You Actually Know About Fish? Trivia Quiz

A fish is a scaly-skinned vertebrate(the skeleton with a spine) that swims in water with the help of gills. Most fishes have a similar skeleton structure like amphibians, reptiles, birds as well as mammals. This quiz has been created to test your basic knowledge and to identify different species of fishes and their characteristics. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What fish, born with eyes on both sides of its head, has one eye migrate to the other side of the head, giving it both eyes on one side of its head?
    • A. 

      Sardine

    • B. 

      Flounder

    • C. 

      Yellow Tang 

    • D. 

      StingRay

  • 2. 
    All of the following are fish EXCEPT one, which one is that?
    • A. 

      JellyFish

    • B. 

      Seahorse

    • C. 

      Moray eel

    • D. 

      LionFish

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT a fish commonly known to live in and around coral reefs?
    • A. 

      Yellow Tang

    • B. 

      ClownFish

    • C. 

      Piranha 

    • D. 

      ParrotFish

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT a defense mechanism of the pufferfish?
    • A. 

      Pointy spines

    • B. 

      Short burst of speed

    • C. 

      Poison

    • D. 

      Electric Shock

  • 5. 
    What determines the body temperature of most fish?
    • A. 

      The temperature of the water

    • B. 

      The amount and speed of their swimming

    • C. 

      What they eat

    • D. 

      Thermoregulation (like humans)

  • 6. 
    Clownfish have developed an immunity to the poisonous tentacles of what sea creature?
    • A. 

      Box jellyfish

    • B. 

      Sea anemone

    • C. 

      Humboldt squid

    • D. 

      Sea urchin

  • 7. 
    Which of the following fish is caught by humans who stick their hands/arms into holes and pull the fish out after the fish bites their hand?
    • A. 

      Catfish

    • B. 

      Largemouth Bass

    • C. 

      Steelhead

    • D. 

      Rainbow trout

  • 8. 
    What is the largest bony fish?
    • A. 

      Ocean sunfish

    • B. 

      Great white shark

    • C. 

      Whale shark

    • D. 

      Barracuda

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is a characteristic unique only to fish and no other class of animal?
    • A. 

      Living in water

    • B. 

      Two chamber heart

    • C. 

      Scales

    • D. 

      Gills

  • 10. 
    Many fish are able to create light that they use in various ways. What is it that makes them able to generate light in most cases?
    • A. 

      Bioluminescence

    • B. 

      Infrared scales

    • C. 

      Thermal radiation

    • D. 

      Static electricity