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 Plays Quiz Updated Dec 8, 2017

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Hint Answer % Correct
Which blood-sucking insect is known for transmitting malaria and yellow fever?Mosquito
90.9%
Which often edible fungus growth typically takes the form of a domed cap on a stalk? Mushroom
88.7%
Which fleshy, oval, yellowish-red tropical fruit is eaten ripe or used green for pickles or chutneys?Mango
86.3%
What name is given to a sea cow of tropical Atlantic coasts and estuaries that has a rounded tail flipper?Manatee
82.6%
What name is given to a shift in wind direction causing excessive rainfall in many parts of the world?Monsoon
77.8%
Which mammal native to northern Eurasia and northern North America is the largest member of the deer family?Moose
77.4%
Which mammal is well known for its ability to fight and kill venomous snakes, particularly cobras?Mongoose
77.1%
Which long-tailed brightly coloured parrot of Central and South America is known for its ability to 'talk'?Macaw
75.4%
Which small semiaquatic stoat-like carnivore is highly prized for its fur?Mink
75.4%
Which much feared African snake is fast moving, large, agile and highly venomous? Mamba
69.9%
What name is given in the North American west to a wild horse?Mustang
68.9%
Hint Answer % Correct
Which type of swordfish can reach speeds of 50 mph and is a popular game fish?Marlin
65.7%
What name is commonly used for trees of the Acer genus?Maple
63.9%
Which black and white crow has a reputation for stealing shiny objects such as rings?Magpie
58.2%
Which tree or shrub grows in tidal, chiefly tropical coastal waters or swamps?Mangrove
56.8%
Which large round fruit of a plant of the gourd family has sweet pulpy flesh and many seeds?Melon
55.1%
Which large bird endemic to New Zealand was hunted to extinction by around 1500?Moa
38.6%
Which African primate is the worlds largest monkey?Mandrill
38.3%
Which small insect, fruit and leaf feeding tropical American monkey has a silky coat and a long tail?Marmoset
24.8%
Which small fierce falcon also known as the pigeon hawk brings down small songbirds and shorebirds?Merlin
15%
Which small deer also known as the barking deer is native to South Asia?Muntjac
14.5%

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