Test Your Knowledge On Zoology

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Zoology Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz of basic zoology terms


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In a legendary transplant, the 12-day-old Baby Fae received what organ from a baboon?
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Kidney

    • C. 

      Gall bladder

    • D. 

      Lung

  • 2. 
    Which of the following shows never aired on ABC's 90's prime time programming block named TGIF?
    • A. 

      Clarissa Explains It All

    • B. 

      Full House

    • C. 

      Dinosaurs

    • D. 

      Sister, Sister

  • 3. 
    Abbreviated TM, what practice was founded by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to help people achieve a higher consciousness?
    • A. 

      Tantric Meditation

    • B. 

      Transcendental Meditation

    • C. 

      Thermal Meditation

    • D. 

      Tantric Motion

  • 4. 
    In Cajun cuisine, what crustaceans are playfully referred to as "mudbugs"?
    • A. 

      Crabs

    • B. 

      Shrimp

    • C. 

      Lobster

    • D. 

      Crawfish

  • 5. 
    In zoology, what adjective is used to describe a tail that can be used to grasp and hold objects?
    • A. 

      Prehensile

    • B. 

      Flexile

    • C. 

      Extensile

    • D. 

      Tractable

  • 6. 
    In 1803, France sold the U.S. a vast parcel of land for under three pennies an acre.  What was the name of this transaction?
    • A. 

      Louisiana Purchase

    • B. 

      Manhattan Purchase

    • C. 

      The New Deal

    • D. 

      Treaty of Paris

  • 7. 
    Run by the Pequot tribe, what Connecticut casino is the largest in the world in overall floor space?
    • A. 

      Gold Strike

    • B. 

      Mohegan Sun

    • C. 

      Foxwoods

    • D. 

      Newport

  • 8. 
    In the restaurant industry, what number does the kitchen commonly assign an item that they've run out of?
    • A. 

      36

    • B. 

      76

    • C. 

      63

    • D. 

      86

  • 9. 
    Founded in 1978, what political group bills itself as the gay, lesbian and bisexual supporters of the GOP?
    • A. 

      Log Cabin Republicans

    • B. 

      Black Laundry

    • C. 

      Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement

    • D. 

      Homosexual Law Reform Society

  • 10. 
    Since you all loved the math problem...here's another:If the sum of 5, 8, 12, and 15 is equal to the sum of 3, 4, x, and x+3, what is the value of x?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      15

    • C. 

      16

    • D. 

      17