Bears questions This is a list of recently added questions about bears. Which animal is "ursus arctos" in Latin?Brown bear. In the binomial name of the brown bear, Ursus arctos, Linnaeus simply combined the Latin and Greek names (ursus is "bear" in Latin, while arctos is "bear" in Greek). The Latin name of polar bear is Usrus Maritimus, literally "sea bear".Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 30% brown bearbrown bear1574polar bearpolar bear2995American black bearAmerican black bear332Asian black bearAsian black bear205predators riddles » Which mammals have the best sense of smell?Bears. The area of nasal mucous membrane in a bear's head is 7 times greater than a bloodhound's (and one hundred times larger than in a human's). Polar bears have been seen to march up to 40 miles in a straight line to reach a prey animal they have detected.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% dogsdogs5986catscats580bearsbears6308ratsrats2398carnivores riddles » Which of the following is not really a bear?Koala is a mursipal, not related to bears. Because of the koala's resemblance to a bear, it was often miscalled the koala bear, particularly by early settlers.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 76% grizzlygrizzly708polar bearpolar bear326pandapanda2190koalakoala10314zoology riddles » What hunting tactics do polar bears use to surprise a seal?They approach diving. A resting seal would try to escape to the sea when attacked (where it easily outswim a polar bear), so the attack from the sea is a very efficient hunting strategy. Polar bears are able to dive to a depth of 15 feet and remain submerged for up to two minutes. Created by: Cleoaverage 65% they hide behind rocksthey hide behind rocks467they bury in snowthey bury in snow1801they approach divingthey approach diving7973they pretend being deadthey pretend being dead1866polar riddles » Where was this photo taken?In Madrid. Bear is the symbol of Madrid, just as in case of Berlin. According to the popular story, the original name of the city was "Ursaria" ("land of bears" in Latin).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% in Londonin London4674in Madridin Madrid15082in Lisbonin Lisbon4374in Stockholmin Stockholm6910Where was this photo taken riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.