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What is the scientific name for "shortfin mako" shark ?

Hexanchiformes
Rhincodon typus
Isurus oxyrinchus
Lamniformes


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How do "horn sharks" find shellfish buried in the sand ?

A well-developed sense of smell enables them to sniff out shellfish
A well-developed sense of hearing enables them to sniff out shellfish
A well-developed sense of seeing enables them to sniff out shellfish
A well-developed sense of feel enables them to sniff out shellfish


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Which is the largest shark species ?

Shortfin mako
Benthic sharks
The Whale shark
The Great white


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Which species of shark is commonly used to make the popular British food "fish" and chips ?

The great white
Shortfin mako
Whale shark
Dog fish


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What are ampullae of Lorenzini ?

Balance of boldy
A well-developed sense of smell
Tiny pores containing special sensors
Hearing Sensors


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Which species of shark is so gentle that it will allow scuba divers to ride on its back ?

The whale shark
The great white
Shortfin mako
Dog fish


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How many average sharks are killed by human beings each year ?

Approximately 100 million
Approximately 50 million
Approximately 150 million
Approximately 25 million


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What is the scientific name of Tiger Shark ?

Galeocerdo Cuvier
Alopias vulpinus
Carcharinus obscures
Lamina nasus


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Which of given shark is the fastest shark ?

Hexanchiformes
Benthic sharks
Whale shark
Shortfin mako


The robust, streamlined shortfin mako shark is reported to have been clocked at 22 mph, although some sources say it can reach up to 60 mph.

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What is the Kingdom of Shark ?

Animalia
Chordata
Chondrichthyes
Elasmobranchii


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