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What is the Kingdom of Penguins ?

Animalia
Chordata
Aves
Spheniscidae

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Penguins live in which Island ?

Asia
Australia
America
Antarctica

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They live exclusively in the southern hemisphere, especially in Antarctica.

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There are ____ species of penguin in the world. Fill in the blank.

17
22
26
32

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Which is the largest species of Penguins ?

Galapagos Penguin
Emperor penguin
King Penguin
Macaroni Penguin

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Emperor penguins are the largest of the 17 species, or kinds, of penguins, and they spend their entire lives on Antarctic ice and in its waters

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Which of these is not in the diet of Penguins ?

Krill
Fish
Frog
Squid

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Penguins closer to the equator eat more fish and penguins closer to Antarctica eat more squid and krill.

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Which Penguin species has the lowest population ?

Galapagos Penguin
Emperor penguin
King Penguin
Macaroni Penguin

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The species with the lowest population is the endangered Galapagos penguin with between 6,000 to 15,000 individuals.

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King and emperor penguins lay ______ egg. Fill in the blank.

1
2
3
4

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King and emperor penguins lay one egg. All other species of penguin lay two eggs.

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Penguins breed in which season ?

Winter
Summer
Spring
Autumn

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These flightless birds breed in the winter (unlike most birds, which breed in the springtime).

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Which of these is false ?

Each penguin egg's father balances it on his feet
While swimming, penguins will leap in shallow arcs above the surface of the water, a practice called porpoising.
The light front and dark back coloration of classic penguin plumage is called countershading
Penguins eyes work low underwater than they do in the air ?

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What is the scientific name of emperor penguin ?

Spheniscidae forsteri
Aptenodytes forsteri
Eudyptes forsteri
Pygoscelis forsteri

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