Science Quiz / 'K' Natural World

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

 Plays Quiz Updated Aug 18, 2018

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The world's largest lizard, found only in the Indonesian islands, is known as what?
What is the taxonomic ranking between 'domain' and 'phylum?' e.g. 'plant' or 'animal'
Which large seaweed grows in underwater 'forests' and has a long stalk divided into strips?
Which organs, shaped like beans in humans, regulate nutrients and filter waste from the bloodstream to create urine?
Which fruit, similar to an orange but smaller, has an edible sweet rind and acid pulp?
Which bird is often brightly colored and typically dives for fish from a perch?
Which Australian marsupial feeds mostly on eucalyptus leaves?
Which large Australian marsupial has a long powerful tail and strongly developed hindlimbs?
Which ornamental common carp was originally bred in Japan?
Which brown or grizzly bear is found on islands to the south of Alaska?
What name is given to a young goat?
Black-eared, Red, and Swallow-tailed are all types of which small- to medium-sized bird of prey?
What name is given to the usually edible part contained within the shell of a nut or seed?
Which chicken-sized flightless bird is native to New Zealand and shares its name with a fruit?
Which small falcon with pointed wings and a long tail typically hovers while searching for prey on the ground?
Which small shrimp-like planktonic crustacean of the open seas is eaten by a number of whales?
Which fibrous protein forms the main constituent of hair, hoofs, claws, and horns?
Which large Australian bird used to be called the 'laughing jackass'?
Which African antelope is known for its twisting horns and vertical stripes along its torso?
The largest member of the dolphin family, this black and white apex predator is often known by what name?
Which vitamin-heavy salad ingredient, also known as leaf cabbage, can be grown in both green and purple varieties?

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