Ultimate Quiz On Marine Mammals

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Ultimate Quiz On Marine Mammals

Now that you have created your beautiful marine mammal website you are ready to view the work of other students. Each mammal will have 2 corresponding questions. The questions are not in order of the links to the websites so you will have to see what the question is first before you view the site. Hint: All of the fill in the blank are one or two words. Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is one example of an animal that preys on harp seals? (plural)
  • 2. 
    Where do harp seals live?
    • A. 

      Warm waters

    • B. 

      Cold waters

    • C. 

      Rivers

    • D. 

      Ponds

  • 3. 
    Which of the following groups of people are allowed to hunt Narwhals?
    • A. 

      Europeans

    • B. 

      Nobody is allowed to hunt them

    • C. 

      Asians

    • D. 

      Eskimos

  • 4. 
    Name one food item Narwhals eat.
  • 5. 
    What is the length of an average Pacific Walrus?
    • A. 

      4 feet

    • B. 

      20 feet

    • C. 

      7 feet

    • D. 

      12 feet

  • 6. 
    What are Walrus' tusks made of?
  • 7. 
    The Beluga whale does not have a(n)
    • A. 

      Dorsal fin

    • B. 

      Anal fin

    • C. 

      Caudal fin

    • D. 

      Pectoral fin

  • 8. 
    What color are Beluga Whales?
  • 9. 
    Where do Fin whales go to mate?
    • A. 

      Greenland

    • B. 

      Red Sea

    • C. 

      Arctic waters

    • D. 

      Subtropic waters

  • 10. 
    How many tons of food can a Fin whale consume in a day?
  • 11. 
    Which is an example of an animal that preys on adult Orca Whales?
    • A. 

      Sperm whales

    • B. 

      Great whites

    • C. 

      Lemon sharks

    • D. 

      No known predator

  • 12. 
    Name one of the Orca whales' food sources.
  • 13. 
    How many Blue Whales were killed due to Whaling in between 1930 and 1931?
    • A. 

      18

    • B. 

      About 100

    • C. 

      Almost 100,000

    • D. 

      Nearly 30,000

  • 14. 
    What object is the size of a Blue Whale's heart?
  • 15. 
    Baby ribbon seals have what which provides them with insulation until they fully mature?
    • A. 

      Blubber

    • B. 

      Lanugo

    • C. 

      Hair (grey)

    • D. 

      Spikes

  • 16. 
    When do female ribbon seal babies usually mature? (enter the youngest year only)
  • 17. 
    Which is not an adaptation of polar bears?
    • A. 

      Thick layer of blubber for buoyancy

    • B. 

      Oar-like feet for swimming

    • C. 

      Fin-like arms to maneuver through water

    • D. 

      Long and narrow skull for streamlining

  • 18. 
    About how many polar bears are left in the world today? (lowest number)
  • 19. 
    What is the maximum recorded life span of a Bottle Nosed Dolphin?
    • A. 

      20 years

    • B. 

      30 years

    • C. 

      40 years

    • D. 

      50 years

  • 20. 
    What does the Pacific Bottlenosed dolphin eat?
  • 21. 
    What is the Manatees' closest relative?
    • A. 

      Dolphins

    • B. 

      Dugongs

    • C. 

      Elephants

    • D. 

      Cows

  • 22. 
    What is the leading cause of death for Manatees?
  • 23. 
    Spotted Dolphins...
    • A. 

      Are born with spots

    • B. 

      Go through different color stages

    • C. 

      are black and white

    • D. 

      Aren’t spotted at all

  • 24. 
    What is the main threat of spotted dolphins?
  • 25. 
    Which of the following is NOT a reason that Sea Otters have become endangered?
    • A. 

      Oil spills

    • B. 

      Hunting for fur

    • C. 

      Global warming

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