Mammal Quiz

Mammals
  1. Which of the following pairs is MOST closely related?
    rat & shrew
    dog & cat
    horse & cow
    sea lion & dolphin
  2. What feature(s) do bats and whales share?
    mammary glands
    placenta
    echolocation
    all of these
  3. A sheep belongs to which of the following taxa?
    mammalia
    chordata
    artiodactyla
    all of these
  4. Which of the following groups contains mammals that lay eggs?
    marsupial
    monotreme
    chiroptera
    rodentia
  5. Which of the following is the largest group of mammals?
    rodentia
    chiroptera
    carnivora
    insectivora
  6. Which of the following animals have incisors that continue to grow its entire life?
    elephant
    walrus
    hamster
    lion
  7. All members of the order Carnivora:
    eat meat
    have large canines
    live in Australia
    have blubber
  8. Hair is used primarily for:
    defense
    coloration
    insulation
    sensation
  9. Which of the following belongs to the Order Pinnipedia?
    whale
    cow
    mole
    sea lion
  10. Which of the following belongs to the order Perissodactyla?
    zebra
    horse
    rhino
    all of these

   

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