Whales Quiz

Whales Quiz Questions

White Whale or Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus le...

White Whale or Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas) from Churchill River near Hudson Bay (Canada) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) What are whales?
a) Amphibians
b) Birds
c) Mammals
d) Reptiles

2) Which is the largest whale?
a) Blue whale
b) Red whale
c) Yellow whale
d) Black whale

3) Which is the smallest whale?
a) Ant whale
b) Dwarf sperm whale
c) Midget whale
d) Pigmy whale

Beluga whale and her calf at the Vancouver Aqu...

Beluga whale and her calf at the Vancouver Aquarium. The calf was approximately 2 months old when this photo was taken. Photographed by User:Pburka, 2002. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

4) Which of the following whales is extinct?
a) Basilosaurus
b) Humpback
c) Minke
d) Bowhead

5) What is breaching?
a) Jumping out of water
b) Swinging tail
c) Poking head out of water
d) Lying still

6) Which whales make the longest seasonal migration?
a) Purple
b) Green
c) Orange
d) Grey

Dorudon atrox, an ancestral whale from the Lat...

Dorudon atrox, an ancestral whale from the Late Eocene of Egypt, pencil drawing, digital coloring (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

7) Which whales are known as sea canaries because of their songs?
a) Orca
b) Beluga
c) Fin
d) Killer

8) Which whale has the longest tooth?
a) Pilot
b) Sei
c) Hector’s dolphin
d) Narwhal

English: Basilosaurus cetoides, an archaeocete...

Basilosaurus cetoides, an archaeocete whale from the Late Eocene of North America, digital coloring (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

9) Which is the oldest known whale?
a) Dorudon atrox
b) Himalayecetus subathuensis
c) Rodhocetus
d) Whale shark

10) What is baleen?
a) Heart
b) Comb-like structure that filters food from water
c) Tail
d) Nose

Whales Quiz Questions with Answers

1) What are whales?
c) Mammals

2) Which is the largest whale?
a) Blue whale

Pod of belugas swimming

Pod of belugas swimming (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

3) Which is the smallest whale?
b) Dwarf sperm whale

4) Which of the following whales is extinct?
a) Basilosaurus

5) What is breaching?
a) Jumping out of water

6) Which whales make the longest seasonal migration?
d) Grey

7) Which whales are known as sea canaries because of their songs?
b) Beluga

8) Which whale has the longest tooth?
d) Narwhal

9) Which is the oldest known whale?
b) Himalayecetus subathuensis

10) What is baleen?
b) Comb-like structure that filters food from water

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Updated: March 26, 2017 — 3:32 am

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