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Big Cats

3.6
(256 votes)
10 questions
English
Test your knowledge about big cats in nature and culture
1

Welcome to the big cat quiz. I hope you enjoy it!

2

Which of the following is NOT a species of tiger?

Siamese

Bengal

Siberian

Sumatran

44% got this right

Siamese tigerfish is a species though.
3
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What's the name, meaning "son of the lion", of the king who led the Greek forces at the Battle of Thermopylae?

Leonidas

Leonidas 1

Leonidas I

52% got this right

He died at the battle and entered myth as the leader of the 300 Spartans.
4
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After what philosopher is this famous Tiger named?

Hobbes

Calvin

Plato

Schopenhauer

Hard  24% got this right

At the height of its popularity, Calvin and Hobbes was featured in over 2,400 newspapers worldwide.
5
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What kind of cat is Kipling's Bagheera?

Black panther

Bengal tiger

Black jaguar

Snow leopard

49% got this right

The word bagheera is Hindustani for panther or leopard.
6

To what part of the world is the Jaguar native?

The Americas

Africa

Eurasia

Oceania

Hard  20% got this right

In pre-Columbian Central and South America, the jaguar was a symbol of power and strength.
7
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Finlands ice hockey team is known as...?

The Lions

The Panthers

The Tigers

41% got this right

The Finns achieved a breakthrough in 2022, winning their first ever Olympic gold after defeating ROC.
8
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What's the name of this famous (fictional) lioncub?

Simba

Easy  88% got this right

Simba is the protagonist of Disney's The Lion King franchise.
9

Which is NOT another name for Cougar?

Jaguar

Catamount

Mountain Lion

Panther

Hard  30% got this right

The cougar (Puma concolor) is a large cat native to the Americas.
10

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