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Quiz about Cats on the Prowl
Quiz about Cats on the Prowl

Cats on the Prowl Trivia Quiz


Start with a big cat and form new words dropping one letter at a time till you are down to two letters. Then add a letter to form new words till you end up with another feline.

A multiple-choice quiz by zorba_scank. Estimated time: 5 mins.
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Author
zorba_scank
Time
5 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
377,323
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Easy
Avg Score
9 / 10
Plays
649
Last 3 plays: gracious1 (10/10), ghosttowner (10/10), ramses22 (6/10).
Question 1 of 10
1. North American feline also sometimes known as puma.

Answer: (One Word, 6 letters)
Question 2 of 10
2. Lose a letter:

Goods transported over land or sea

Answer: (One Word, 5 letters)
Question 3 of 10
3. Lose a letter:

Steep cliff face

Answer: (One Word, 4 letters)
Question 4 of 10
4. Lose a letter:

Automobile

Answer: (One Word, 3 letters)
Question 5 of 10
5. Lose a letter:

Chemical symbol of the element with atomic number 88

Answer: (One Word, 2 letters)
Question 6 of 10
6. Add a letter:

Rodent

Answer: (One Word, 3 letters)
Question 7 of 10
7. Add a letter:

Spellbound

Answer: (One Word, 4 letters)
Question 8 of 10
8. Add a letter:

To narrow towards one end

Answer: (One Word, 5 letters)
Question 9 of 10
9. Add a letter:

Mother or Father

Answer: (One Word, 6 letters)
Question 10 of 10
10. Add a letter:

Another name for the North American feline called the puma

Answer: (One Word, 7 letters)

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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. North American feline also sometimes known as puma.

Answer: Cougar

In recent times, cougar has also been used as a slang term to describe an older woman who dates younger men.
2. Lose a letter: Goods transported over land or sea

Answer: Cargo

Synonyms for cargo include freight and consignment.
3. Lose a letter: Steep cliff face

Answer: Crag

In geology, the term is also used to refer to a particular type of sandstone found in the eastern part of England.
4. Lose a letter: Automobile

Answer: Car

Fitting in with the theme of this quiz, the Jaguar is a luxury car brand.
5. Lose a letter: Chemical symbol of the element with atomic number 88

Answer: Ra

Radium was discovered by the scientist couple, Marie and Pierre Curie in 1898.
6. Add a letter: Rodent

Answer: Rat

The Hindu elephant god, Ganesha, is commonly depicted riding a rat or mouse.
7. Add a letter: Spellbound

Answer: Rapt

Other synonyms include enthralled, captivated, entranced and bewitched.
8. Add a letter: To narrow towards one end

Answer: Taper

Other possible words that could be used are pater and prate which are anagrams of taper.
9. Add a letter: Mother or Father

Answer: Parent

The term 'helicopter parent' is used disparagingly to describe parents who excessively supervise all their children's activities.
10. Add a letter: Another name for the North American feline called the puma

Answer: Panther

We have now completed a full cycle. The cougar or puma is known by many different names owing in part to its wide range of habitat. Cougar is believed to have been derived from a South American Indian word while puma is the name used by the Incas.
Source: Author zorba_scank

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