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A Quiz To Test Your Knowledge On Opossums

Take this quiz to find out how much you know about Opossums. Although not that attractive to look at, opossums play an essential role in the ecosystem, but they can also be a valuable asset to your garden, in spite of the fact that most people are quick to control their numbers. Try this trivia quiz so see how much you know about opossums. Complete this quiz and then see your score revealed. Better yet, stump your family and friends by asking them to take this quiz.

1. Opossum's diet classifies them as ___________'

2. The opossum's diet includes the beetles, slugs, and snails

3. Opossums are primarily _____________ .

4. The average lifespan for an opossum is __________ years.

5. Opossums are the only marsupial found in North America.

6. Baby opossums are called ____________.

7. Opossums tend to be monogamous.

8. Opossums tend to nest in ____________.

9. Opossums' pupils are always dilated.

10. Opossums have opposable digits.

11. Opossums primary reaction to threats is _________.

12. Opossums are not immune to most snake venom.

13. Baby opossums remain with their mother for about ___________ days.

14. The average litter size for opossums is ___________ babies.

15. The average opossum is about ___________ inches long (including the tail).

16. An opossum will typically have 1 liter per year.

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