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Thursday, 17 September 2020

Antarctic Animals - Questions

 Antarctic Animals - Questions

Please read the article on Antarctica here before answering the questions.


Emperor Penguins BBC - Travel - A penguin and leopard seal face off


1) What is the scientific name for Emperor Penguins? 

→ Aptenodytes forsteri


2) The Emperor penguin is the ____________ of all penguins:

a) Tallest b) Heaviest

c) Smelliest d) a&b


Whales


3) What does the blue whale eat?

a) Fish b) Krill

c) Penguins d) a&b


4) How big can Blue Whales grow? 

a) 30m b) 3m

c) 300mm d) 30cm


Seals


Polar bear - Wikipedia

5) What do the Fur seals eat?

krill but when there's no krill they eat fish, penguins and squids 


Leopard Seals


6) What is the scientific name for Leopard seals

Hydrurga leptonyx


7) How much time do they spend in the ocean?

100 Minutes 


No Wolves or Polar bears?


8) Wolves and Polar bears live in the? 

a) South Pole b) North Pole

c) Parakai d) a&b



Animals In Antarctica

 

Fact 1 - Antarctica has the biggest animal in the world the Blue Whale  


Fact 2 - The Emperor penguin is the ruler of all penguins and it lives in Antarctica 


Fact 3 - Antarctic Fur Seals tend to eat krill but when there's no krill they eat fish, penguins and squids 


Fact 4 - Polar Bears and Wolves do not live in Antarctica they live in the North Pole so they live in the Arctic 


Tuesday, 15 September 2020

Antarctica Ice

 Antarctic Ice - Questions

Please read the article on Antarctica here before answering the questions.


The Ice Sheet


1) Antarctica is covered in a... 

a) Tiny Ice Sheet b) Medium Ice Sheet

c) Giant Ice Sheet d) Is that like a blanket of ice? (yes it is)


2) On average the ice sheet is:

a) Over 2km deep b) Under 2km deep


3) At its thickest point the ice is:

a) 4km deep b) 5km deep

c) 6km deep d) 7km deep


4) At its thickest point how many Sky Towers could you fit?

a) 2-3 b) 20

c) 6 d) 12


Hidden in the ice


5) What land features does the article not mention hidden in the ice

a) Lakes b) Mountains

c) Waterfalls d) Rocks


6) Which is bigger?

a) Lake Taupo b) Lake Vostok


7) What is the name of the mountain range buried in the ice? 

a) Gamburtsev b) Vostok

c) Ruapehu d) Taupo


Frozen Desert


8) What makes it a desert? 

a) sand b) little rainfall

c) camels d) I like turtles


9) Is Antarctica dry? 

a) No it’s made of ice b) Yes because ice isn’t wet (only melted ice)

c) I don’t even know d) I still like turtles


Monday, 14 September 2020

quiz about Antarctica

 Stude Antarctica - Questions

Please read the article on Antarctica here before answering the questions.


Antarctica is a continent


1) Antarctica is the [……….?] most continent. 

a) Northernmost b) Southernmost

c) Easternmost d) Westernmost


2) Antarctica surrounds the north pole.

a) True b) False


3) What does the name Antarctica mean? 

a) Ant Country b) South Country

c) Ice Country d) Opposite to the Arctic


No Countries


4) How many countries are there in the continent of Antarctica? 

a) 23 b) 7

c) 1 d) 0


5) How many countries claim different parts of Antarctica? 

a) 23 b) 7

c) 1 d) 0


6) What language do Native Antarctic people speak?

a) English b) Antarctic Guese

c) Antarcticish d) None of the above


Ice Ice Baby


7) What percentage of Antarctica is covered in a giant ice sheet? 

a) 90% b) 4,776%

c) 98% d) 2%


8) What does an Antarctic Oasis mean? 

a) An area without ice b) A band

c) A lake d) A video game


Daylight for Six Months


9) How long does it stay dark in Antarctica 

a) 12 hours b) 12 months

c) 6 weeks d) 6 months


10) What two seasons does Antarctica have?  

a) Spring and Summer b) Winter and more winter

c) Summer and Winter d) Trick question (there are 4 seasons)


All About Antarctica

 

Fact 1 - Antarctica is the 5th largest Continent in the world  


Fact 2 - Nobody lives there because of how cold it is


Fact 3 - Antarctica is the coldest place on earth 


Fact 4 - it barely even snows or rains in Antarctica so it's like a icy desert with snow instead of sand  


Wednesday, 9 September 2020

Muppets Treasure Island

 Fact 1: The Muppets Treasure Island was filmed in 1996 February 16  


Fact 2: The Muppets Treasure Island has been created with the muppets in a very old novel called Treasure Island  


Fact 3:  The Muppets Treasure Island was made 24 years ago  


Fact 4: This movie is One hour and forty minutes