A Quiz to Test Your Knowledge On Honey Bee Anatomy


1. The Honey Bee abdomen is composed of all of the following EXCEPT ______________?



2. Which of the following is NOT true about the porboscis?



3. Honey Bees use their mandibles to grasp enemies during nest defense.

4. The pollen basket is used to transport pollen and nectar back to the hive.

5. Honey bees have ____ pairs of segmented legs.



6. Which of the following is NOT true about Honey Bee Legs?



7. Only drone (male) Honey Bees have a stinger

8. Honey Bees have ___________ pairs of wings


9. You've heard the expression "bees' knees." Do bees have knees?

10. Which of the following is true about Honey Bee antennae?



11. Honey Bees have ______ eyes.



12. Which of the following is NOT true about Honey Bee compound eyes?



13. Honey Bees breathe through _____________.



14. The Honey Bee brain is able to make calculations on distances for different locations.

15. Honey Bees have a "honey stomach" to nectar and is NOT used for digestion.

16. The Honey Bees' wings ae attached to the ____________?