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 33% brown bearbrown bear554polar bearpolar bear928American black bearAmerican black bear105Asian black bearAsian black bear76predators 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% dogsdogs3497catscats338bearsbears3662ratsrats1344animal records 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 75% grizzlygrizzly567polar bearpolar bear282pandapanda1674koalakoala7822zoology 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 66% they hide behind rocksthey hide behind rocks358they bury in snowthey bury in snow1209they approach divingthey approach diving5827they pretend being deadthey pretend being dead1333polar 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 47% in Londonin London2699in Madridin Madrid8756in Lisbonin Lisbon2587in Stockholmin Stockholm4408Where was this photo taken riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.