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In which year the word Dodar was introduced (in reference of Dodo) ?

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1712
1612
1689
1634


The name "Dodar" was introduced into English at the 1634 as Dodo, but was only used until the 18th century.

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What was the diet of Dodo ?

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Fruit
Nuts
Seeds
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In addition to fallen fruits, the Dodo probably subsisted on nuts, seeds, bulbs, and roots.

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What was the name of higher classification of Dodo ?

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Raphus
Chordata
Columbidae
Raphinae


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In 1842, Johannes Theodor Reinhardt proposed that Dodos were ground pigeons. What was the base of this result ?

Dodo's Size
Dodo's Skull
Dodo's Beak
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In 1842, Johannes Theodor Reinhardt proposed that Dodos were ground pigeons, based on studies of a Dodo skull he had discovered in the royal Danish collection at Copenhagen.

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Who use the word dodo in print in his 1634 travelogue ?

American writer Sir Thomas Herbert
English writer Sir Thomas Herbert
Canadian writer Sir Thomas Herbert
Indian writer Sir Thomas Herbert


The English writer Sir Thomas Herbert was the first to use the word Dodo in print in his 1634 travelogue, claiming it was referred to as such by the Portuguese, who had visited Mauritius in 1507.

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What is the discovery and extinction year of Dodo ?

1598–1662
1498–1662
1598–1762
1498–1762


Illustrations and written accounts of encounters with the Dodo between its discovery and its extinction (1598–1662) are the primary evidence for its external appearance.

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Which body part of Dodo were proportionally shorter ?

Neck
Legs
Eyes
Neck and Legs


The Dodo''s neck and legs were proportionally shorter, and it did not possess an equivalent to the knob present on the Solitaire''s wrists.

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According to the Lewis Carroll's book, Dodo is a ________.

Solemn Bird
Wise Bird
Idiot Bird
Solemn and Wise Bird


In Lewis Carroll's book, Alice in Wonderland, the Dodo is a solemn and wise bird.

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Which type of wings were contained by Dodo ?

Soft
Long
Light
Stubby


The dodo had a large body, stubby wings, a small, curved tail, short legs, and a large beak.

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What is the incubation period of the dodo egg ?

2-3 weeks
4-6 weeks
10-12 weeks
5-7 weeks


The incubation period of the dodo egg is estimated to be between 4 and 6 weeks, when the dodo chick would hatch and be reared by it''s mother before becoming independent as it grew older.

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