Free! Register New Player - Log In  
Endangered Species Quizzes,
Trivia and Puzzles

Endangered Species Trivia and Quizzes

  1. FunTrivia
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. Animal Quizzes
  6. »
  7. Miscellaneous Animal Trivia
  8. »
  9. Endangered Species Trivia

Endangered, extinct and other exotice species.   

There are 20 quizzes and 200 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's quiz: Endangered Species - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 200 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
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)
May 27 00
7032 plays
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)
54 plays

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)
May 30 10
2868 plays
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)
Sep 02 10
1314 plays
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)
Dec 14 14
417 plays
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)
Nov 08 09
1176 plays
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)
Jun 08 03
7347 plays
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)
Jan 09 12
567 plays
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)
Nov 09 13
1173 plays
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)
Dec 15 11
891 plays
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)
Aug 09 14
570 plays
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)
Oct 04 11
630 plays
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)
May 06 12
828 plays
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)
May 30 14
285 plays
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)
Nov 26 14
534 plays
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)
Jul 02 00
5043 plays
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)
Dec 07 15
360 plays
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)
Jun 02 13
600 plays
Endangered Species

A quiz on endangered species from around the world.
Difficult (10 qns)
Nov 14 00
3981 plays
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)
Jul 14 02
1038 plays
Endangered Animals

Can you correctly identify the endangered animals?
Difficult (5 qns)
May 04 01
3279 plays
This is category 5347
Last Updated Oct 22 16 1:47 PM

cool = highest rated quizzes new quizzes = added recently fun quizzes = has extra info for each qn
editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

Teachers / educators: FunTrivia welcomes the use of our website and quizzes in the classroom
as a teaching aid or for preparing and testing students. See our education page.

 ·  All questions, answers, and quiz content on this website is copyright, 1997 - 2016.