Animals 1 - Answers

Published: Tuesday 10th May 2011
  1. How many horns does an Indian rhinoceros have? Two.
  2. What was the first bird to be domesticated by man? Goose.
  3. What animal can be described as Ursine? Bears.
  4. How many toes does an ostrich have on each foot? Two.
  5. How many tentacles does a squid have? Ten.
  6. What name is given to a group of kangaroos? A troop or a mob.
  7. What is the National bird of New Zealand? Kiwi.
  8. In which English county would you find Slimbridge, the headquarters of The Wildfowl Trust? Gloucestershire.
  9. What names are given to a male and female swan? A Cob and a Pen.
  10. What do you call the home of a squirrel? A Drey.
  11. What do CARPOPHAGOUS animals eat? Fruit.
  12. What animal is the offspring of a male ass and a mare? A Mule.
  13. From which animal is the fur ERMINE obtained? A Stoat.
  14. What is the young of a pigeon called? A Squab.
  15. What type of animal is a "Flying Fox"? A Bat.
  16. Which snake has the most toxic venom in the World? The Inland Taipan.
  17. What is the only marsupial native to North America? The Opossum.
  18. What is the largest carnivore in England? The Badger.
  19. What is the only great ape NOT to live in Africa? The Orang-utan.
  20. Which animal has eyes bigger than his brain? An Ostrich.


  1. marie says:

    indian rhino has only one horn not two as the answer states 🙂

  2. Martin says:

    Agree with Marie – Indian Rhino only has one horn

  3. james says:

    yes indian has one horn

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