Who was the first to create a zoo and botanical garden for scientific study?

Aristotle
Galileo
Carl Linnaeus
Charles Darwin
Through­out his con­quests of Asia, Alexan­der the Great col­lect­ed many plant and animal spec­i­mens for Aris­totle’s re­search. This allowed Aris­to­tle to develop in Athens the first zoo and botan­i­cal garden in ex­is­tence.

Answers distribution

Aristotle
Galileo
Carl Linnaeus
Charles Darwin
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flagItaly
56%
0%
25%
18%
16
flagPakistan
52%
11%
23%
11%
17
flagIndia
46%
5%
23%
22%
123
flagthe United States
35%
12%
22%
28%
239
flagCanada
35%
7%
14%
35%
14
flagAustralia
33%
6%
20%
33%
15
flagGermany
32%
17%
26%
23%
46
flagthe United Kingdom
29%
8%
28%
32%
102
flagPoland
26%
10%
32%
30%
3511
flagFrance
25%
0%
25%
50%
12
flagUnknown
13%
14%
36%
34%
149
flagthe Philippines
8%
0%
66%
16%
12
flagthe Netherlands
0%
25%
50%
25%
12
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
18%
27%
54%
11

Gender

men26%
women22%
Aristotle
26%
23%
Galileo
10%
10%
Carl Linnaeus
33%
34%
Charles Darwin
29%
31%

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