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Hint Answer % Correct
Some types of which rodent are well-known for eating and burying nuts?Squirrel
90.4%
Which American mammal squirts a spray of foul-smelling irritant liquid from its anal glands when attacked? Skunk
89.6%
What name is given to the slow-moving tree-dwelling mammal of the jungles of Central and South America?Sloth
88.7%
Which large edible fish is a popular sporting fish and much prized for its pink flesh?Salmon
88.6%
Which flower which can grow up to 3 meters tall is cultivated for its edible seeds and oil used in cooking?Sunflower
87.8%
Which arachnid has lobster-like pincers and a poisonous sting at the end of its jointed tail?Scorpion
87.4%
Which dung beetle was regarded as sacred in ancient Egypt?Scarab
78.6%
Which almost entirely aquatic fish-eating animal is normally found in cold waters such as Polar regions?Seal
77.4%
Which vegetable with large dark green leaves features in the French dish 'À la Florentine'?Spinach
76.7%
Which whale that typically feeds at great depths on squid is the source of ambergris?Sperm whale
71.7%
Which large, long-legged, long-necked wading bird is known to build nests on chimneys?Stork
70.5%
Hint Answer % Correct
Which small tough-skinned terrestrial mollusk which typically lacks a shell can be a serious plant pest?Slug
69.3%
Which large waterbird has a long flexible neck, short legs, a broad bill and typically all-white plumage?Swan
64.2%
Which very large Eurasian primitive fish is of commercial importance for its caviar and flesh?Sturgeon
55.1%
Which leopard sometimes called an 'ounce' is native to the mountain ranges of Central and South Asia?Snow leopard
53.2%
What name is given to a coniferous evergreen tree that comes from the genus Picea?Spruce
50%
Which small mole or mouse-like insectivorous mammal has a long pointed snout and tiny eyes?Shrew
44.9%
Which insect-feeding bird with long slender wings lives most of its life on the wing? Swift
44.5%
Which southern African gazelle that forms large herds has a characteristic habit of leaping when disturbed?Springbok
36.6%
Which sea animal, which belongs to the phylum Porifera, relies on maintaining a constant water flow through its body to obtain food and oxygen? Sponge
27.3%
The Antirrhinum flower is commonly known by what name?Snapdragon
13.7%

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