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Quiz About North American Animals

There are hundreds of species of animals living in North America. From small to large, smooth to scaly, and light to heavy, animals are all around us.

Whether you prefer small, cute, furry animals, or large, fierce creatures, there is something for everyone.

If you love animals then this quiz is for you. All of these questions (and answers) relate to animals you can find in North America (or in its waters.)

All of these answers can be found in articles on the site.

If you have a pond, here are some fantastic ways of attracting more wildlife to it.

  1. What is the biggest land animal in North America?
  2. What is the fastest land animal in North America?
  3. What is hair made from?
  4. Which animal has the Latin name Castor canadensis?
  5. Which mammal lives the longest?
  6. Alligators are native to the U.S and which other country?
  7. Which animal has the strongest bite?
  8. Can birds see color?
  9. Name the six big cats you can find in North America
  10. What color is a polar bear’s skin?
  11. Which is bigger? Crow or raven?
  12. How many species of bison are left in the wild?
  13. Which is the fastest bear? Brown, black, or polar?
  14. How many species of rattlesnake live in North America?
  15. What is the fear of spiders called?
  16. How many stomachs do cows have?
  17. What are the four main feeding mechanisms?
  18. What is the largest bird in North America?
  19. What is the extra sense that dolphins have?
  20. How many species of monotreme live in North America?

Well done, you have got to the end of the quiz. You can find the answers below.

  1. Polar bear
  2. Pronghorn
  3. Keratin
  4. American beaver
  5. Bowhead whale
  6. China
  7. American Alligator
  8. Yes
  9. Bobcat, puma, Canada lynx, ocelot, jaguarundi, and jaguar
  10. Black
  11. Raven
  12. Two
  13. Black bear
  14. 15
  15. Arachnophobia
  16. 3
  17. Filter, substrate, fluid, and bulk feeders
  18. California condor
  19. Echolocation
  20. Zero

Did you get 20/20? Hope you didn’t find this too hard and enjoyed it.

If you want to attract wildlife to your garden, one of the best ways is by growing herbs.  Find out what to grow in this article I wrote.