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
answers
flagItaly
64%
0%
14%
21%
14
flagPakistan
52%
11%
23%
11%
17
flagIndia
46%
5%
22%
22%
122
flagGermany
41%
8%
25%
25%
36
flagthe United States
36%
13%
22%
26%
230
flagCanada
35%
7%
14%
35%
14
flagAustralia
33%
6%
20%
33%
15
flagPoland
27%
10%
31%
29%
2523
flagthe United Kingdom
20%
11%
31%
34%
63
flagthe Philippines
9%
0%
63%
18%
11

Gender

men31%
women25%
Aristotle
31%
25%
Galileo
8%
9%
Carl Linnaeus
30%
33%
Charles Darwin
28%
31%

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