Special Sub-Topic: Spiders
|Which animal has a more potent venom, a rattlesnake or a black-widow spider?|
spider & black widow & black-widow & black widow spider & black-widow spider. The black-widow spider's venom is 15 times more potent than a rattlesnake's venom.
|A wolf spider uses a web to catch its prey.|
f. This spider will hunt down its prey. It was once thought that this spider hunted in packs like wolves, hence the name.
|How many eggs can a Mexican red-kneed spider lay?|
|Does the Mothercare spider feed her spiderlings?|
y. This spider will feed her young a type of 'milk'. It is a mixture of predigested insects and cells from her intestinal walls, that she feeds mouth to mouth.
|What can the legspan of a bird-eating tarantula become?|
|The California trapdoor spider holds the record for the strongest spider.|
t. When scientists tried to pry open the 'door' of this spider's home, it resisted a force equal to 10 pounds.
|Who makes a more impressive web, the male or the female spider?|
Female. The females also make a larger web.
|Scorpions belong to the same class as spiders.|
t. Mites and ticks also belong to the same class as spiders and scorpions.
|The European Water Spider spends almost all its time on the banks of streams and ponds.|
f. This is the only species of spider that spends all or most of its life underwater. It has found a way to trap bubbles of air from the surface and bring it under to breathe.
|How many legs does a spider have?|
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