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There are 27 quizzes and 325 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  When Animals Call a Team Meeting Editor choice cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, May 30 14

The English language loves to give animals names for their collective groups. Along with the more famous ones such as a parliament of owls and a murder of crows, are the ten you'll find in this quiz.
Tizzabelle gold member
May 30 14
1692 plays
trivia quiz  I Think I Smell A Rat cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, avrandldr, Jul 08 10

Questions on this quiz have three animals that belong in a particular category, along with one dirty rat that snuck in. Can you sniff out the impostors?
Jul 08 10
5331 plays
trivia quiz  Animals Odd-One-Out cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Dizart, Aug 12 10

From the clues given, simply tell me which animal is the odd-one-out of the four listed.
Dizart gold member
Aug 12 10
2811 plays
trivia quiz  Animal Groups cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, crisw, Feb 25 00

Do you know the plural names of animal groups? While some of these are archaic, others are still in common use.
crisw gold member
Feb 25 00
15390 plays
trivia quiz  Venery, Venery, All is Venery! cool 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, Cymruambyth, Jul 02 06

Collective nouns can be very descriptive, like a murder of crows, for instance. Venery - which is the old name for collective nouns - dates back to the Middle ages. Try your hand at this quiz about Collective Nouns for members of the animal kingdom.
Cymruambyth gold member
Jul 02 06
4395 plays
trivia quiz  Animal Groupings with a Twist 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, mikej941, Aug 01 04

The names which define animal groupings commonly have other meanings in the English language. Can you figure out what the common animal grouping is based upon the clues? Good luck!
Aug 01 04
3639 plays
trivia quiz  Animal Groups 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, minch, Apr 27 00

Some animal groups have a special name when they congregate together. Some of these words are well known, but others, such as the ones in this quiz, are not. You do well to get more than half right.
minch gold member
Apr 27 00
6678 plays
trivia quiz  Odd Animal Names 15 questions
Very Difficult, 15 Qns, salami_swami, Sep 29 08

I was playing some animals quizzes, and there was a group of quizzes that caught my eye. I decided I wanted to make an animal groups quizzes myself! So here are 15 unique animal group names, and hopefully much more difficult than a pride of lions!
Very Difficult
salami_swami gold member
Sep 29 08
3252 plays
trivia quiz  Animals - Odd One Out 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, alaspooryoric, Jun 02 11

Pick the animal that does not belong in the list of four. Take your time to consider each animal's characteristics; immediately or eventually, some detail will stand out.
alaspooryoric gold member
Jun 02 11
861 plays
trivia quiz  Unusual Animal Group Names 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, demurechicky, Apr 09 09

'A chattering of chicks', this animal group name makes me smile. How many of the obscure animal group names shown in this quiz do you know? The best of luck!
Very Difficult
demurechicky gold member
Apr 09 09
1953 plays
trivia quiz  Group Names - Odd One Out! 20 questions
Difficult, 20 Qns, picqero, Jan 30 04

This quiz is different as three out of the four alternatives are correct names. You have to identify the name which is NOT correct! Some of these creatures are endangered so the group name may soon disappear along with them!
Jan 30 04
2559 plays
trivia quiz  Animal Relatives 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, Cher40, Aug 01 07

Organisms are classified by the amount of DNA they have in common with others. The more similar their DNA, the more closely related they are, and the more closely together they are classified. Which animals are more closely related to each other?
Very Difficult
Aug 01 07
1257 plays
trivia quiz  Obscure Animal Collections 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, wallos, Jul 30 02

All rright you prickle of porcupines, see of you can get these obscure animal collective nouns.
Jul 30 02
3759 plays
trivia quiz  Animal Group Names 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wallace702, Mar 12 01

Most of us have heard of a herd of horses or a flock of pigeons. But other names used for a group of the same animal may not be as well known. Like a leap of leopards or pride of lions. See how many you can answer.
Mar 12 01
6558 plays
trivia quiz  'Gaggle of Geese' and others... 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, zilla, Jan 26 01

A gaggle of geese... a school of fish...
Jan 26 01
4500 plays
trivia quiz  Collectively Speaking 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, DoveHouse, Nov 09 12

There are some weird and wonderful collective nouns used to describe groups of animals, here are ten of them. All questions are multi-choice.
DoveHouse gold member
Nov 09 12
690 plays
trivia quiz  Jane Marple's Menagerie 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, JaneMarple, Jun 06 03

Here is my first quiz on the collective names for animals. I shall give a name of an animal and you have to guess the collective name. Hope you enjoy my quiz!
Jun 06 03
2493 plays
trivia quiz  Unusual Animals: Which Doesn't Belong? 5 questions
Difficult, 5 Qns, ravenskye, Dec 02 00

This quiz is about unusual animals. For each question, decide which of the animals doesn't belong with the others.
Dec 02 00
4461 plays
trivia quiz  What Do You Call These Animal Groups 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, judy07470, Jun 20 01

Identify the group names of the animals listed. Animals in quiz: cat, cobra, penguin, cow, locust, dove, jellyfish, goat, ferret, duck, rattlesnake and elk.
Jun 20 01
3600 plays
trivia quiz  Odd One Out 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, davidsietsma, Aug 04 05

I'll give you four animals and you tell me which one is least like the others.
Aug 04 05
6582 plays
trivia quiz  Animals - Odd One Out 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Kuu, Mar 16 03

Can you determine which animal is different from the others in its group? Some questions are easy, some are harder.
Mar 16 03
4977 plays
trivia quiz  A-Z of Collective Animal Nouns 25 questions
Difficult, 25 Qns, Engadine, Dec 13 02

Words to describe groups of animals are referred to as collective nouns. The question in this quiz is the animal and the multiple choice answers are the 'collective'!
Dec 13 02
2742 plays
trivia quiz  Animals and Their Group Names 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, shelbi, Aug 07 00

This is about animals and their group names. I'll give the animal name and you choose the correct group name. It might be a little hard.
Aug 07 00
3072 plays
trivia quiz  Collective Nouns 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, Lyra, Dec 15 01

In English, a group of animals is practically never called a 'group'. Instead, you might end up with a 'congregation', a 'colony' or a 'smack'. I give the collective noun, you give the animal.
Very Difficult
Dec 15 01
2715 plays
trivia quiz  The Animal Kingdom: Collectives of All 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, nivam, Feb 19 05

Every wondered what a collective of an animal is? Well, this is the quiz for you!
Feb 19 05
1953 plays
trivia quiz  Animals with Multiple Group Names 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, tsukitenshi, Jul 07 05

Did you know that a school is not the only word used for a group of fish? These animals all have two or more group names.
Jul 07 05
2670 plays
trivia quiz  Lots and Crowds: Groups of Animalia 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, gallaischicken, Oct 22 04

Though some are silly, everyone should know the names of a few of these. I tell you the group, you pick the animal that belongs in it.
Oct 22 04
1377 plays
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