Science Quiz / 'E' Natural World

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Can you name the things in the natural world that begin with the letter 'E'?

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Which Australian egg-laying mammal is also known as the spiny anteater?
The genus Ulmus relates to which tree?
Which large bird of prey with a hooked bill and long broad wings is known for its keen sight?
Which normally-white heron grows long, graceful plumes during the breeding season?
What name is given to the tallest and heaviest of all living penguin species?
Which large antler bearing deer of North America is also known as a wapiti?
Which tube-shaped worm is commonly found living in soil and feeds on live and dead organic matter?
Which Arctic breed of sled-pulling working dog is known as the Canadian or American '......' dog?
The feathers of which large sea-duck are often used to fill pillows and quilts?
Which tree common to Australia is often called the 'gum tree'?
Which term relates to a plant that retains green leaves throughout the year?
What is the process by which certain whales, dolphins, and bats find objects through reflected sound?
What is the hard outer layer of the biological structure containing a developing embryo or chick within?
What is a bitter-tasting, green, and leafy vegetable, often of the Belgian variety, used in salads?
What is the collective name for a biological community of interacting organisms and their environment?
What name is given to a stoat in winter, especially when in its white winter coat?
Which large flightless fast-running Australian bird resembles the ostrich?
Which large mammal with a prehensile trunk and ivory tusks is native to Africa and southern Asia?
Which fruit widely used in cooking is also known as an aubergine?
Which tree has large drooping bunches of purplish-black juicy berries often used to make wine?
Which insect is a pest whose name begins with the word for the organ of hearing?

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