Predators questions This is a list of recently added questions about predators. Play predators quiz and see all the questions. How fast can a tiger run?60 km/h or 37 MPH. Tigers are the biggest and the heaviest cats in the world, although on a short distance they are able to reach 60 km/h and take 10 meter (~33 feet) leaps. For comparison a horse can run as fast as 40-50 km/h.Created by: smyruhard 55% 20 km/h or 12.5 MPH20 km/h or 12.5 MPH15840 km/h or 25 MPH40 km/h or 25 MPH118260 km/h or 37 MPH60 km/h or 37 MPH273580 km/h or 50 MPH80 km/h or 50 MPH856cats riddles » 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 bear1315polar bearpolar bear2512American black bearAmerican black bear270Asian black bearAsian black bear173bears riddles » When were coyotes introduced to North America?Coyotes are native to North America. The ancestors of the coyote diverged from those of the gray wolf, 1-2 million years ago, with the modern species arising in North America during the Middle PleistoceneCreated by: globalquiz.orgeasy 72% in 17th centuryin 17th century1022in 15th centuryin 15th century1365about 20,000 BCabout 20,000 BC1096coyotes are native to North Americacoyotes are native to North America9316North America riddles » What is the main feeding behaviour of hyenas?Hunting. Hyenas have long been regarded as being cowardly scavengers. Today they are known for killing as much as 95% of the animals they eat, and for driving off leopards or lionesses from their kills.Created by: ex-terminatorvery hard 26% scavengingscavenging3071huntinghunting1164cannibalismcannibalism58none of the abovenone of the above72animals of Africa riddles » What animal is that?Hyenas are behaviourally and morphologically similar to canines, but genetically are non related. In fact, phylogenetically they are closer to felines and viverrids, than to canines.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 88% jackaljackal909coyotecoyote632hyenahyena12381dogdog89mammals of Africa riddles » Where do harpy eagles live?In Central and South America. The harpy eagle is found from south Mexico to north Argentina, most commonly in Brazil. It is rare throughout its range and difficult to see, as it inhabits the canopy of rainforest.Created by: Vijayaverage 60% in Central and South Americain Central and South America6801in South Africain South Africa1728in North Africain North Africa1302in Middle Eastin Middle East1328birds of prey riddles » Where do jackals live?In Africa and Asia. There are three jackal species: black-backed jackal and side-striped jackal of sub-Saharan Africa, and the golden jackal of northern Africa and south-central Eurasia, from Greece to Thailand. Modern research revealed that golden jackal is more closely related to coyote and grey wolf, than to other jackal species, so naming all three species a "jackal" is in fact a mistake.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% in North Americain North America2201in South Americain South America1231in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia4355in Australiain Australia1607zoology riddles » What does swordfish use their sword for?Hunting. Swordfish charge at high speeds through forage fish schools, slashing with their swords to kill or stun prey (contrary to the popular belief, they do not "spear"). They then turn and return to consume their catch.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% huntinghunting9851attracting femaleattracting female2636buoyancybuoyancy2596electrical detectionelectrical detection2717fish riddles » What is the inventive hunting technique of humpback whales?Bubble net. A group of whales swims in a shrinking circle blowing bubbles below a school of prey. Forage fish show a strong fear of bubbles and can be easily contained within a bubble curtain. The shrinking ring of bubbles encircles the school and confines it in an ever-smaller cylinder. The whales then suddenly swim upward through the "net", mouths agape, swallowing thousands of fish in one gulp.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 54% bubble netbubble net6202stunning song stunning song 2326sudden chargesudden charge1578light lurelight lure1362carnivores riddles » How many species of the cat family hunt in groups?One. Only lions live and hunt in groups. A pride of lions consists of related females and offspring and a small number of adult males. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 43% oneone8167twotwo2649threethree2072nonenone5780mammals riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.