Interesting Quiz On Animals: Trivia Facts!

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 119

SettingsSettingsSettings
Interesting Quiz On Animals: Trivia Facts! - Quiz

Are you an animal lover? Do you imagine you can pass this quiz? Animals are a significant part of the world, and they are important to us when they are our beloved pets. However, this quiz concerns some of the more unusual animals that live on the land. For example, a kakapo is the world’s most giant parrot, and it barks like a dog. If you want to find out further about animals, take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following animals is a close relative of manatees and dugongs?
    • A. 

      Elephant

    • B. 

      Rhinoceros

    • C. 

      Hippopotamus

    • D. 

      Pig

  • 2. 
    Unlike other hyena species, an aardwolf has how many toes?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      3

  • 3. 
    The English name for the Afghan fox is in honor of which naturalist?
    • A. 

      Archibald Geikie

    • B. 

      Henry Woodward

    • C. 

      William Thomas Blanford

    • D. 

      Leonard Horner

  • 4. 
    When a dhole pack scores a kill, who eats first?
    • A. 

      The Alpha Male

    • B. 

      The Alpha Female

    • C. 

      The Pups

    • D. 

      The Oldest Adult

  • 5. 
    Which of the following fox species has the largest ears relative to body size?
    • A. 

      Red Fox

    • B. 

      Bat-Eared Fox

    • C. 

      Crab-Eating Fox

    • D. 

      Fennec Fox

  • 6. 
    A Genet's tail is typically how many times as long as its body?
    • A. 

      3 times.

    • B. 

      2 ╜ times.

    • C. 

      1 ╜ times.

    • D. 

      2 times.

  • 7. 
    According to the writings of Pliny Elder, the least weasel is the only animal of killing what mythical monster?
    • A. 

      Basilisk

    • B. 

      Chimaera

    • C. 

      Harpy

    • D. 

      Minotaur

  • 8. 
    How long does an African elephant's pregnancy typically last?
    • A. 

      34 months

    • B. 

      11 months

    • C. 

      22 months

    • D. 

      4 months

  • 9. 
    The word "cheetah" comes from an Indian word meaning what?
    • A. 

      "Spotted One"

    • B. 

      "Runner"

    • C. 

      "Prince"

    • D. 

      "Quick Death"

  • 10. 
    The golden eagle appears on the flag of how many countries?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      7

  • 11. 
    How many gill slits does a tiger shark have?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      28

  • 12. 
    The word "camel" comes from an Arabic word meaning what?
    • A. 

      "Walker"

    • B. 

      "Split Lip"

    • C. 

      "Beauty"

    • D. 

      "Resilient"

  • 13. 
    An African rock python has two small spurs on what part of its body?
    • A. 

      Head

    • B. 

      Back

    • C. 

      Pelvis

    • D. 

      Tail

  • 14. 
    Which Asian country put the African wildcat on a stamp in 1994?
    • A. 

      Azerbaijan

    • B. 

      Turkey

    • C. 

      Jordan

    • D. 

      Saudi Arabia

  • 15. 
    Which French zoologist was the first European to describe the sand cat for science?
    • A. 

      Emile Topsent

    • B. 

      Pierre-Paul Grasse

    • C. 

      Edmond Perrier

    • D. 

      Victor Loche

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is most abundant in black mamba venom?
    • A. 

      Cardiotoxins

    • B. 

      Sarafotoxins

    • C. 

      Myotoxins

    • D. 

      Dendrotoxins

  • 17. 
    What fluid is sometimes harvested from Asian Black Bears for use in traditional medicine?
    • A. 

      Milk

    • B. 

      Bile

    • C. 

      Lymph

    • D. 

      Blood

  • 18. 
    A civet is a member of taxonomic family?
    • A. 

      Mustelidae

    • B. 

      Felidae

    • C. 

      Eupleridae

    • D. 

      Viverridae

  • 19. 
    What name is given to the decorative growth atop the head of a veiled chameleon?
    • A. 

      Rill

    • B. 

      Casque

    • C. 

      Circlet

    • D. 

      Halo

  • 20. 
    As of 2006, how many species of flamingo are recognized?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      6

Back to Top Back to top