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Venomous Snakes

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Venomous Snakes game quiz
"A quiz about venomous snakes from all parts of the world."

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  



1. Which of the following snakes is not a native of the western hemisphere?
    Boomslang
    Fer-de-lance
    Bushmaster
    Cottonmouth


2. What snake is also known as the "hundred pace snake"?
    Sharp nosed pit viper
    Australian brown snake
    Death adder
    Common krait


3. Venomous snakes generally possess either a neurotoxin, which affects the nervous system, or a hemotoxin, which causes tissue and blood cell damage. Almost all rattlesnakes have hemotoxins. Which one has a venom that also contain a neurotoxin?
    None of these
    Prairie
    Mojave green
    Sidewinder


4. What snake is also known as the tic-polanga?
    Russell's viper
    Water moccasin
    Spitting cobra
    Barba amarilla


5. What is the fastest venomous snake?
    Black mamba
    Taipan
    Cape cobra
    Sidewinder


6. This snake has the most potent venom of any snake found in the United States.
    Coral Snake
    Copperhead
    Eastern diamondback rattlesnake
    Water moccasin


7. What snake is responsible for more human fatalities each year than any other snake?
    Saw scaled viper
    Puff adder
    Indian cobra
    European viper


8. The king cobra is the longest venomous snake in the world, but which of these is the heaviest?
    Fat adder
    Eastern diamondback rattlesnake
    King cobra
    Puff adder


9. Australia is home to many of the world's most venomous snakes. Which one is responsible for the most human fatalities in Australia?
    Coastal taipan
    Death adder
    Brown snake
    Tiger snake


10. Most species of sea snakes are very agressive and have a highly toxic venom.
    True
    False


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Compiled Jun 28 12