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Fish of Minnesota Word Search (PDF)

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QUIZ FOR KIDS (answers below)

1. Which of these is Minnesota's state fish?

  • Northern Pike
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Black Crappie
  • Walleye

2. What of these is Minnesota's state bird?

  • Common Loon
  • Bald Eagle
  • Cardinal
  • Great Blue Heron

3. What do you called the male whitetail deer?

  • Bull
  • Billy
  • Buck
  • Ram

4. How long will it take for the White Pine tree to be a 6-feet tall?

  • 5 months-2 years
  • 3-5 years
  • 6-9 years
  • 10 or more years

5. What happens to the brown Snowshoe Hare in winter?

  • They migrate
  • They hibernate
  • They kill each other
  • They change the color for winter phase

6. What is Minnesota's state flower?

  • Roses
  • Daisy
  • Sunflower
  • Pink-and-white lady slipper

7. Why do the Canadian Geese migrate?

  • To find a warm place for winter
  • To find food for winter
  • To find their family that lives in the south
  • A and B
  • Nobody knows why Canadian Geese migrate

8. Which bird is not native in Minnesota?

  • Mallard
  • Ruffed Grouse
  • Ring Necked Pheasant
  • Great Horned Owl

9. Which fish of the Sunfish family is not classified as panfish?

  • Bluegill
  • Orangespotted Sunfish
  • Pumpkinseed
  • White Crappie

10. Which is the "toe-biter"?

  • Water spider
  • Water walking stickbug
  • Giant Water bug
  • Crawdad (crayfish)

11. Which is the largest waterfowl in Minnesota?

  • Bald Eagle
  • Canadian Goose
  • Trumpeter Swan
  • Sand Hill Crane

12. Minnesota has the largest populations in the lower 48 states of which animal.

  • White tail deer
  • Ring Necked Pheasant
  • Wolf
  • Bald Eagle

 13. Minnesota has more shoreline than California, Florida and Hawaii combined. How many miles?

  • 30,000 miles
  • 60,000 miles
  • 90,000 miles
  • 110,000 miles

 14. In its entire lifetime, the average worker bee produces how much honey?

  • 1 teaspoon
  • 1/2 teaspoon
  • 1/4 teaspoon
  • 1/12th teaspoon

15. The hummingbird, and the loon, are birds that:

  • Have solid bones
  • Can fly backwards
  • Eat their weight in food daily
  • Cannot walk

16. The moose is Minnesota's largest wild animal and is the largest member of what family?

  • Bison
  • Elk
  • Deer
  • Goat

 17. Minnesota's state bird, the loon, dive in lakes for search of food. How far down can they dive?

  • 50 feet
  • 100 feet
  • 200 feet
  • 250 feet

18.The water that existed on Earth millions of years ago is the same water that is here today.

  • True
  • False

19. What became Minnesota's state fruit In 2006?

  • Blueberries
  • Honeycrisp apples
  • Black Raspberries

 

 

Answers:

1, Walleye;    2, Common Loon;    3, Buck;    4, 10 or more years;   
5, They change the color for winter phase;    6, Pink-and-white lady slipper;   
7, To find food for winter;    8, Ring Necked Pheasant;    9, Orangespotted Sunfish;   
10, Giant Water bug;    11, Trumpeter swan;    12, Wolf and Bald Eagle;   
13, 90,000 miles;    14, 1/12th teaspoon;    15, Cannot walk;    16, Deer;   
17, 250 feet;  18, True;   19, Honeycrisp Apples

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