Science Quiz / 'N' Natural World

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

 Plays Quiz Updated Feb 13, 2018

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Which medium-sized nocturnal bird is also known as a Nighthawk or Night owl?
Which herbaceous plant has jagged leaves, many covered with stinging hairs?
What term refers to the species of proto-humans that went extinct approximately 40,000 years ago?
Which small European toad has a bright yellow stripe down its back and a very loud mating call?
Which sugary fluid is secreted within flowers to encourage pollination by insects?
Which Canadian working dog is known for its giant size, intelligence, strength and calm disposition?
What northernmost point on Earth is covered in near-permanent sea ice?
Which chemical element forms about 78% of the Earth's atmosphere?
Which small amphibian is often called a salamander?
Which small songbird climbs up and down tree trunks and feeds on nuts, seeds and insects?
Which figurative term is used for a group of vipers?
Which bird of the thrush family is noted for its rich melodious song, often heard at night?
What name is given to an immature form of insect which undergoes gradual metamorphosis to the adult stage?
Which Indonesian powdered spice is used to flavor a host of cakes, puddings, and custards?
Which low altitude cloud or cloud mass with ragged edges gives rain, sleet or snow?
Which bottom-dwelling nocturnal shark common along shorelines is also known as the cat-shark?
Which plant related to the potato typically has poisonous black or red berries?
Which small Arctic whale has a long forward-pointing spirally twisted tusk developed from one of its teeth?
Which reptile, who shares its name with a river, is the largest freshwater predator in Africa?
The spring-flowering Daffodil belongs to which genus of plant?
What name can be given to a female goat?

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