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A Quiz To Test Your Knowledge On Bats

Take this quiz to find out how much you know about bats. Did you know that bats are generally not dangerous and, in fact they are often helpful to humans? Answer the following multiple choice questions and then see your score. Better yet, stump your family and friends by asking them to take this quiz.

1. Which of the following is NOT true about flowers pollinated by bats?

2. How many species of bats are there in the world?

3. Bats are the only mammal that can fly.

4. To locate prey, insectivorous bats use _____________.

5. Bats are blind.

6. Bats can live to be ___________ years old

7. How many insects can an average bat eat in a single night?

8. One of the biggest threats to North American bats is a fungus called _____________.

9. How many babies do female bats birth each year?

10. An infant bat is called a ______________.

11. Wind turbines are known to cause a high number of bat deaths due to __________.

12. Bats do NOT hibernate in winter.

13. Bat droppings are called ___________.

14. Bats have the largest hearts and lungs of all mammals relative to body size..

15. Bats typically mate in the __________.

16. Bats roost at night near feeding grounds to ___________.

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