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Living Things Quiz 16

Another general mixed nature quiz - No tap-ins ! 12 Questions.

 
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How long does it take an orchid to grow from seed?

  • 2 years
  • 4 years
  • 6 years
  • 8 years

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The flower 'Lady's Delight' is more commonly known by what name?

  • Cowslip
  • Primrose
  • Snowdrop
  • Violet

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Which whale has the scientific name Balaenoptera musculus?

  • Blue whale
  • Humpback whale
  • Minke whale
  • Sperm whale

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Which of these creatures does not live in the Amazon?

  • Green anaconda
  • Psychedelic frogfish
  • Red-bellied piranha
  • Yellow-tailed criba

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What colour are the petals of a 'Little Flirt' rose?

  • Deep yellow
  • Ivory white
  • Orange-red
  • Pale lilac

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Approximately how many wild red deer are there in Scotland?

  • 300,000
  • 500,000
  • 700,000
  • 900,000

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The largest tree on the planet - General Sherman, the Giant Redwood - is thought to be 2700 years old, 103ft in circumference and how tall?

  • 247 ft
  • 269 ft
  • 274 ft
  • 296 ft

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"A tortoise's shell is sensitive to the touch" is this statement true or false?

  • True
  • **********
  • False
  • **********

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A mature coffee tree will produce how much coffee per growing season?

  • 450 g
  • 4.5 kg
  • 45 lbs
  • 45 kg

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Up until 2018, what is the maximum speed that a racing pigeon has been clocked at?

  • 90 mph
  • 100 mph
  • 110 mph
  • 120 mph

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There are approximately 1300 species of mistletoe worldwide... how many of them are 'endangered'?

  • About 20
  • About 100
  • About 200
  • None

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Which of the following is not true of reindeer?

  • Both male and female have antlers
  • They can run at up to 70 mph
  • They do not sweat
  • They typically weigh between 240 - 700 lbs

 

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