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  Gone the Way of the Dodo Gone the Way of the Dodo great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Since its extinction in the 17th century, the dodo has come to represent the many animal species that have sadly met the same fate in relatively recent times. This quiz is dedicated to some of those animals that have left our planet forever.
Average, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Apr 17 22
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LadyNym gold member
Apr 17 22
157 plays
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  Attenboroughs Ark Attenborough's Ark great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Aug 12 14
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looney_tunes editor
698 plays
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  Extinct! best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Aug 29 16
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kyleisalive editor
Aug 29 16
3312 plays
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This quiz is about animals that were threatened with extinction that have returned from the brink thanks to conservation efforts.
Average, 10 Qns, agentofchaos, Aug 15 20
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agentofchaos gold member
Aug 15 20
325 plays
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  Curiosity Killed the Cat Curiosity Killed the Cat - 10 questions - 5 mins
At least, that may have been one of the factors contributing to the extinction (more or less) of these members of the cat family. Some groups that were once considered extinct have been reclassified as regionally, rather than globally, extinct.
Tough, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Jun 08 21
Tough
looney_tunes editor
Jun 08 21
312 plays
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  Going Going Gone Going, Going, Gone! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Nov 21 17
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dcpddc478
Nov 21 17
696 plays
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  Endangered China Endangered China - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, May 31 14
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reedy gold member
544 plays
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  A Challenge Lost A Challenge Lost great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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.
Tough, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Nov 09 13
Tough
dcpddc478
1314 plays
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  Extinct, But Brought Back - 10 questions - 4 mins
Science truly is a wonderful thing. There have been many animals that have gone extinct in the wild, but have then been brought back by a scientific approach to captive breeding and other programs. Here is a quiz about ten of those animals.
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Apr 21 22
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Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Apr 21 22
533 plays
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  200 Years of Extinctions great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
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.
Average, 15 Qns, dcpddc478, Oct 15 21
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dcpddc478
Oct 15 21
1691 plays
trivia question Quick Question
The last pink-headed duck was seen in the 1950's. Native to the Indian sub-continent, this duck became extinct because of what western fashion?

From Quiz "200 Years of Extinctions"




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  They Were Mammals of Our World They Were Mammals of Our World great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz on ten mammals that once lived on our planet. How many of them will you know?
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Apr 20 18
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dcpddc478
Apr 20 18
330 plays
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  They've Cheated Extinction great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, Oct 06 20
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Mr5
Oct 06 20
7693 plays
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  They Can't be Extinct - I Just Caught One! best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
"Lazarus species" is what they are called. Animals thought to be extinct until rediscovered years, decades, and sometimes centuries later.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Mar 10 20
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dcpddc478
Mar 10 20
1761 plays
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  The NotSoGreat Auk The Not-So-Great Auk - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about extinct birds. There are many of them. What do you know about these birds?
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Jul 04 18
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dcpddc478
Jul 04 18
205 plays
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  I Miss You I Miss You - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz on animals that have gone extinct in the past 200 years. They were all unique and they will be missed.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Mar 10 17
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dcpddc478
Mar 10 17
383 plays
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  Kill 'Em While You Can top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Jan 15 15
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nautilator
598 plays
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  Welcome to My Zoo great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, Jul 31 16
Tough
looney_tunes editor
Jul 31 16
643 plays
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  Endangered in the U.S. editor best quiz top quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
Some questions on endangered species in the United States- both on the species themselves and on causes of endangerment.
Difficult, 15 Qns, crisw, Dec 27 14
Difficult
crisw gold member
7250 plays
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  It Was Just Here a Minute Ago: Extinctions great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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
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littlepup
Oct 22 16
348 plays
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  Poached Not Scrambled popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Oct 05 22
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emiloony
Oct 05 22
445 plays
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  The Ultimate Endangered Animals Quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, Sep 13 13
Tough
salami_swami gold member
1021 plays
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  Going, Going, Gone popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, Nov 04 18
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reedy gold member
Nov 04 18
888 plays
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  The Last, But Not Least popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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, Dec 30 15
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dcpddc478
991 plays
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  Where Were The Extinctions? - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a matching quiz where you will be required to identify the continent/country where each of these recently extinct species lived. "Recently extinct" refers to species that have disappeared since 1500 AD.
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Aug 15 20
Average
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Aug 15 20
182 plays
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  Animals on the WWF 2018 Endangered List popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
It is a sad fact that many beautiful animals are becoming extinct for a variety of reasons. Here is a quiz about just a few of them who are on the WWF endangered list.
Average, 10 Qns, Serenesh, Dec 01 18
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Serenesh gold member
Dec 01 18
241 plays
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The giant ground sloth went extinct later than many of the megafauna. Let's take a look at this massive hamster.
Average, 10 Qns, littlepup, Nov 27 16
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littlepup
Nov 27 16
180 plays
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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, Nov 07 19
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ElusiveDream
Nov 07 19
652 plays
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  Endangered Animals Around The World popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
These animals are low in numbers and are in danger of becoming extinct. They need protection.
Difficult, 10 Qns, SKR, Apr 28 20
Difficult
SKR
Apr 28 20
5109 plays
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  Endangered Species - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiz on endangered species from around the world.
Difficult, 10 Qns, kelso, Apr 28 20
Difficult
kelso
Apr 28 20
4052 plays
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  Animals 'discovered' in the 20th Century - 10 questions - 6 mins
Species of animals, previously unknown to science, are being discovered each year. This is a quiz about some of them.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Kuu, Jun 12 20
Difficult
Kuu
Jun 12 20
1111 plays
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  Test yourself! Endangered Animals Quiz - 5 questions - 5 mins
Can you correctly identify the endangered animals?
Difficult, 5 Qns, awkins, Aug 07 02
Difficult
awkins
3359 plays
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