A Quiz On The American Robin
Take this quiz to find out how much you know about the American Robin. Robins enliven our
yards in early spring as we glimpse the flash of color of their red breast. What do you know about the behavior
of the American Robin? Answer the following multiple choice questions about robins and
then see your score revealed. Better yet, stump your family and friends by asking them to take this quiz.
1. The American Robin belong to the 'Thrush' bird family.
2. The average lifespan for most American Robins is _______ years.
3. American Robins do NOT migrate.
4. The female American Robin incubates her eggs for about ________ days.
5. Both American Robin parents feed their young.
6. American robins have up to _______ broods per season.
7. The American Robin diet consists of _____________.
8. The color of the American Robin's eggs is __________.
9. The male American Robin chooses the nest site, which are typically on one or
several horizontal branches hidden in or just below a layer of dense leaves.
10. The American Robin can use their hearing to locate their food.
11. It takes about _________ days for American Robin chicks to leave the nest, or "fledge,"
12. How long is an American Robin from tip of beak to tip of tail?
13. Which of the following describes the American Robin flight pattern?
14. Predators to American robins include hawks, snakes, and cats.
15. American Robins tend to be monogamous during the breeding season.
16. During migration, American Robins can migrate up to 500 miles per day.