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Endangered, extinct and other exotice species.   

There are 22 quizzes and 225 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Endangered in the U.S.

Some questions on endangered species in the United States- both on the species themselves and on causes of endangerment.
Difficult (15 qns)
crisw
7038 plays
2
The Giant Ground Sloth--An Oversized Hamster

The giant ground sloth went extinct later than many of the megafauna. Let's take a look at this massive hamster.
Difficult (10 qns)
littlepup
Nov 27 16
60 plays
3
Extinct!

While many species of animals waver over the lines of endangerment, some fall too far past saving and ultimately find themselves extinct. See what you know about these animals that cease to exist on our planet. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
kyleisalive
2892 plays
4
They Can't be Extinct - I Just Caught One!

"Lazarus species" is what they are called. Animals thought to be extinct until rediscovered years, decades, and sometimes centuries later.
Average (10 qns)
dcpddc478
1332 plays
5
Kill 'Em While You Can

Your first thoughts on hearing "endangered species" are probably: precious, protect, preserve. History, however, is rife with examples to the contrary.
Average (10 qns)
nautilator
426 plays
6
It Was Just Here a Minute Ago: Extinctions

These animals went extinct less than 500 years ago, and in general, looked different enough that the average person could tell something unusual was being lost forever. Why did we let these go?
Average (10 qns)
littlepup
Oct 22 16
258 plays
7
200 Years of Extinctions

Extinction is a natural occurrence on our planet. Unfortunately, human beings have been responsible either directly or indirectly for extinctions skyrocketing in the past 200 years. Let's explore some unique animals that will grace this planet no more.
Tough (15 qns)
dcpddc478
1182 plays
8
Welcome to My Zoo

Thelma Thylacine has been recruited to invite some endangered Australian animals to become members of a virtual zoo, so that they will not be forgotten should the worst happen to them. Can you identify the recipient of each invitation?
Tough (10 qns)
looney_tunes
570 plays
9
They've Cheated Extinction

Zoologists use to call them 'living fossils' but in fact they proved to be the most adaptable creatures in the animal kingdom. Let's just hope our human kind will last as much as any of these species.
Average (10 qns)
Mr5
7362 plays
10
A Challenge Lost

Here are ten different animals that lost the challenge to stay alive. Most became extinct through the sheer stupidity and ignorance of humans. These animals will never be seen again except in the artwork that some of us were smart enough create.
Difficult (10 qns)
dcpddc478
1176 plays
11
Endangered Animals

I've decided to be daring; and chose a random category in every quiz category. I plan on writing a quiz in every category based on the category randomly chosen for me. This quiz is about endangered animals, extinct in the wild.
Tough (10 qns)
salami_swami
900 plays
12
Attenborough's Ark

In 2012, Sir David Attenborough hosted a television documentary about ten animals he would most like to see saved from extinction. He focused on some of the less well-known endangered species, with which you may or may not be familiar.
Average (10 qns)
looney_tunes
573 plays
13
Going, Going, Gone

In our current age, the risk of species becoming extinct is one that frequently comes to public attention. Here are a few species that lost the battle - some well before it became a contentious issue, and some despite every effort.
Average (10 qns)
reedy
633 plays
14
The Last, But Not Least

A quiz on the last sightings of animals that have recently gone extinct. The last specimens of many of these animals may have been the last but they were definitely not the least. There are photographs of all of these animals available on the web.
Average (10 qns)
dcpddc478
837 plays
15
Going, Going, Gone!

Here are ten photos of animals that are now extinct or very close to it. While some are gone forever, some are Lazarus species and have been rediscovered after being declared extinct. Will you ever get to see one of these animals? Probably not.
Tough (10 qns)
dcpddc478
534 plays
16
Endangered China

As we tour the beautiful country of China, I would like to draw your attention to the incredible variety of wildlife that we will encounter along the way. I will point out a few rare gems that you should take note of... can you name them all?
Average (10 qns)
reedy
285 plays
17
Poached Not Scrambled

There are many species whose continued existence is endangered due to poaching, yet for now they manage to survive somehow. This quiz is about some of those animals.
Average (10 qns)
emiloony
Dec 07 15
372 plays
18
Endangered Animals Around The World

These animals are low in numbers and are in danger of becoming extinct. They need protection and YOUR HELP.
Difficult (10 qns)
SKR
5043 plays
19
I Officially Declare You Completely Extinct!

Since the beginning of the 20th century, more the forty-eight different species of animals have been officially declared completely extinct. Let's see how much you know about some of them.
Average (10 qns)
ElusiveDream
603 plays
20
Endangered Species

A quiz on endangered species from around the world.
Difficult (10 qns)
kelso
3981 plays
21
Animals 'discovered' in the 20th Century

Species of animals, previously unknown to science, are being discovered each year. This is a quiz about some of them.
Difficult (10 qns)
Kuu
1044 plays
22
Endangered Animals

Can you correctly identify the endangered animals?
Difficult (5 qns)
awkins
3279 plays
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