Science Quiz / Oak Tree Species (Eastern U.S.)

Random Science Quiz

Can you name each species from its distinctive characteristics?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to PlayForced Order
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/14 Timer 03:00
Distinguishing Characteristic(s)Species
lustrous, Maltese cross-shaped leaves
very narrow, linear, toothless and unlobed leaves
leaves with many large, rounded teeth; upland species
highly divided, pointed leaves w/deep sinuses; dry upland species
leaves w/~7 rounded lobes and deep sinuses; very common
'turkey foot'-shaped leaves w/long, central 'finger'
leaves roughly triangular in outline, shorter species
Distinguishing Characteristic(s)Species
leaves toothed w/deep sinuses; very widely planted
large acorn >50% surrounded by fringed cup
leaves w/many regular, sawtooth-like teeth
sharp-toothed leaves w/shallow sinuses and hairless underside; common
variable, sharp-toothed leaves; very glossy above & pubescent underneath
highly dissected leaves w/deep sinuses; lowland species
entire, lustrorus, oval-shaped leaves; common in OH River Valley

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.