Time with family and friends is always fun, but sometimes playing the same old board games repeatedly gets a bit much!.
Why not take our insect quiz and test your knowledge on some of the most interesting facts of insect life?
True or False
- A centipede is classified as an insect.
- Bats are the only flying mammals in the world.
- Some bats feed on blood.
- Dolphins and bats have something in common.
- Fleas cannot jump.
- A dragonfly’s eye consists of 20 000 small lenses.
- A butterfly’s taste buds are located on its feet.
- A dragonfly is the fastest insect on the planet?
- Tsetse flies attack zebras.
- Bees produce approx. 3000 tons of honey every day.
- Dung beetles navigate themselves according to the milky way.
- Cockroaches have exoskeletons that can withstand 100 times their body weight?
- False they are classified as arthropods.
- True – the vampire bat
- True. They both use echolocation.
- False – they can jump a distance equal to 120-130 lengths of their own body
- False they can go without food for 10 years.
- True can reach a speed of at least 60km per hour.
- False their striped colours are misleading for the flies.
- True, they use the bright light from the stars to direct their way.
- False their bodies it can withstand 900 times their body weight!