Nature Quiz

20 Questions

Settings
Please wait...
Nature Quiz

Test your knowledge about nature and wildlife


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are male zebras called?
    • A. 

      Colt

    • B. 

      Stallions

    • C. 

      Buck

    • D. 

      Ram

  • 2. 
    Sailor, Dead Leaf, Paper Kite, Blue Striped Crow, Julia and Great Egg Fly are all names of what?
    • A. 

      Honeybees

    • B. 

      Parrots

    • C. 

      Butterflies

    • D. 

      Sparrows

  • 3. 
    Of major insect groups, which are the only ones with just one pair of wings?
    • A. 

      Houseflies

    • B. 

      Mosquitoes

    • C. 

      Cockroaches

    • D. 

      Dragonflies

  • 4. 
    The great Indian Bustard is found which Indian state?
    • A. 

      Madhya Pradesh

    • B. 

      Assam

    • C. 

      Karnataka

    • D. 

      Rajasthan

  • 5. 
    Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History is situated at:
    • A. 

      Coimbatore

    • B. 

      Cochin

    • C. 

      Bombay

    • D. 

      Ootacomand

  • 6. 
    How many eyes does an earthworm have?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      6

  • 7. 
    The phenomenon of summer sleep by animals is called?
    • A. 

      Hibernation

    • B. 

      Incubation

    • C. 

      Estivation

    • D. 

      Gestation

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is not obtained from the bark of a tree?
    • A. 

      Quinine

    • B. 

      Tannin

    • C. 

      Cinnamon

    • D. 

      Bhang

  • 9. 
    The first species of an agricultural crop produced scientifically by humans was:
    • A. 

      Triticale

    • B. 

      Bt cotton

    • C. 

      Sorghum

    • D. 

      Chickkpea

  • 10. 
    Which is the only bird sanctuary in Uttarakhand?
    • A. 

      Nanda devi Sanctuary

    • B. 

      Ascot sanctuary

    • C. 

      Assan Barrage Sanctuary

    • D. 

      Rajaji national park

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is not a Biosphere Reserve?
    • A. 

      Agasthyamala

    • B. 

      Panchamarhi

    • C. 

      Nallamala

    • D. 

      Nilgiri

  • 12. 
    Transport of food from leaves to other parts of plant is termed as?
    • A. 

      Scivation

    • B. 

      Translocation

    • C. 

      Upsuction

    • D. 

      Transpiration

  • 13. 
    Which crop in Maharashtra is known as White Gold?
    • A. 

      Oats

    • B. 

      Barley

    • C. 

      Rice

    • D. 

      Cotton

  • 14. 
    The crop which considers frost as its enemy is:
    • A. 

      Rubber

    • B. 

      Tea

    • C. 

      Tobacco

    • D. 

      Coffee

  • 15. 
    The only snake that builds a nest is?
    • A. 

      Desert Adder

    • B. 

      Rattle Snake

    • C. 

      King Cobra

    • D. 

      Boa Constictor

  • 16. 
    This half-zebra-half-horse animal species went into extinction in the year 1883. This one of the most famous species of Africa, went into extinction due to excessive hunting. Name it.
    • A. 

      Aurochs

    • B. 

      Blue Buck

    • C. 

      Quagga

    • D. 

      Imposter Hutia

  • 17. 
    A group of owl is called a?
    • A. 

      Mob

    • B. 

      Parliament

    • C. 

      Ministry

    • D. 

      Hub

  • 18. 
    One of the oldest sight hound dog breeds, this one is regarded as the dumbest dog breed:
    • A. 

      African Hound

    • B. 

      Spanish Water dog

    • C. 

      American Alsatian

    • D. 

      Poodle

  • 19. 
    Which type of squirrel inhabits your garden in India?
    • A. 

      The Hoar-bellied squirrel

    • B. 

      The Malayan giant squirrel

    • C. 

      The five stripped palm squirrel.

  • 20. 
    What is the most abundant species of bird in the world?
    • A. 

      The house crow

    • B. 

      The red-billed Quelea

    • C. 

      The house Sparrow