Nature Quiz - British Birds - Ducks 02 (Questions)

The flight of ducks requires fast continuous strokes, requiring in turn strong wing muscles. Three species of steamer duck are almost flightless, however. Many species of duck are temporarily flightless while moulting; they seek out protected habitat with good food supplies during this period. See if you can recognise the following ducks.

1. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Long-tailed Duck
[ ] Goosander
[ ] Common Scoter
[ ] Mandarin Duck
2. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Ruddy Duck
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Eurasian Teal
[ ] Northern Pintail
3. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Ruddy Duck
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Common Scoter
[ ] Eurasian Teal
4. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Long-tailed Duck
[ ] Eurasian Teal
[ ] Northern Shoveler
[ ] Gadwall
5. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Eurasian Teal
[ ] Goosander
[ ] Common Goldeneye
[ ] Mandarin Duck
6. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Common Goldeneye
[ ] Goosander
[ ] Common Scoter
[ ] Eurasian Teal
7. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Northern Pintail
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Long-tailed Duck
[ ] Northern Shoveler
8. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Ruddy Duck
[ ] Northern Shoveler
[ ] Gadwall
[ ] Long-tailed Duck
9. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Northern Shoveler
[ ] Common Goldeneye
[ ] Ruddy Duck
10. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Northern Shoveler
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Eurasian Teal
[ ] Northern Pintail

 

Nature Quiz - British Birds - Ducks 02 (Answers)
1. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Long-tailed Duck
[ ] Goosander
[x] Common Scoter
[ ] Mandarin Duck
2. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Ruddy Duck
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[x] Eurasian Teal
[ ] Northern Pintail
3. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Ruddy Duck
[x] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Common Scoter
[ ] Eurasian Teal
4. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Long-tailed Duck
[ ] Eurasian Teal
[ ] Northern Shoveler
[ ] Gadwall
5. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Eurasian Teal
[x] Goosander
[ ] Common Goldeneye
[ ] Mandarin Duck
6. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Common Goldeneye
[ ] Goosander
[ ] Common Scoter
[ ] Eurasian Teal
7. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Northern Pintail
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Long-tailed Duck
[ ] Northern Shoveler
8. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Ruddy Duck
[ ] Northern Shoveler
[x] Gadwall
[ ] Long-tailed Duck
9. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Northern Shoveler
[ ] Common Goldeneye
[x] Ruddy Duck
10. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Northern Shoveler
[ ] Mandarin Duck
[ ] Eurasian Teal
[ ] Northern Pintail