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Which one of the following is not a true snake ?

A) Blind snake B) Glass snake
C) Sea snake D) Tree snake

Answer:   B) Glass snake



Explanation:

Glass snake is a lizard.

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What animal has the shortest gestation period?

A) Elephant B) Meadows
C) Mouse D) Opossum
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Opossum

Explanation:

The shortest gestation period known is 12 to 13 days, shared by three marsupials: the American or Virginian opossum (Didelphis marsupialis); the rare water opossum, or yapok (Chironectes minimus) of central and northern South America; and the eastern native cat (Dasyurus viverrinus) of Australia.

Gestation is the period of time between fertilization and birth in oviparous animals.

The elephant has the longest gestation period of about 23 months of any land animal.

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Select the correct statement about the Evolution of Animals.

A) The oldest generally accepted fossils of large animals range in age from 565 to 550 million years old. B) No animal fossils are found in strata formed before the Cambrian explosion.
C) Approximately half the phyla of living organisms are found in Cambrian sediments. D) All the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) The oldest generally accepted fossils of large animals range in age from 565 to 550 million years old.

Explanation:

The oldest generally accepted fossils of large animals range in age from 565 to 550 million years old.

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What Animals are Warm Blooded?

A) Reptiles B) Insects
C) Amphibians D) Birds
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Birds

Explanation:

Mammals and Birds are Warm-blooded Animals.

Warm-blooded animals have body temperatures that usually stay the same Whether it is sunny and hot outside or there is a snowstorm.They are able to regulate their body temperature which changes with temperature of environment.

 

  • Warm Blooded Animals :: Apes, Monkeys, Whales, Elephants, Cheetahs, Giraffes, Pets, Felines, Pigs and Humans(all other live birth bearing creatures that nurse their young)..

 

  • Cold Blooded Animals :: All Reptiles, Amphibians, Fish as well as Insects (Bugs).
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Q:

Which of the following is the world's most poisonous snake called Hydrophis ?

A) Adder B) Boa
C) Cobra D) Sea Snake
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Sea Snake

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The period after parturition in which animal produces milk is called as _____

A) Calving period B) Lactation period
C) Dry period D) Conception
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Lactation period

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The Bhindawas Bird Sanctuary (BBS) is located in which state  ?

A) Madhya Pradesh B) Bihar
C) Odisha D) Haryana
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Haryana

Explanation:

The Bhindawas Bird Sanctuary (BBS) is located in Jhajjar district, Haryana. It is home to many birds such as Blue Peafowl, Gray Francolin, Black Francolin, Shikra, Black Kite, Greater Coucal, White-throated Kingfisher, Coppersmith Barbet and Indian Roller. It is in news because the sanctuary will soon be developed as a beautiful tourist resort and the additional facilities to be provided to the tourists coming to this place would include arrangements for camping for night stay, beautification of the lake, and opening of dispensary for birds and the wild life.

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For which one of the following snakes is the diet mainly composed of other snakes ?

A) Rattlesnake B) King Cobra
C) Krait D) Russel's viper
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) King Cobra

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What kind of animal is a dhole ?

A) wild cat B) wild ass
C) wild dog D) wild buffalo
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) wild dog

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