Nature Quiz - British Birds - Martins, Swallows, Pipits and Wagtails (Questions)

The swallows and martins are a group of birds which are characterised by their adaptation to aerial feeding. Pipits and wagtails are part of the family Motacillidae. The genus is widespread, occurring across most of the world, except the driest deserts, rainforests and the mainland of Antarctica.

Test your knowledge of these birds in the following picture quiz.

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1. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Meadow Pipit
[ ] Sand Martin
[ ] House Martin
[ ] Barn Swallow
2. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] House Martin
[ ] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Rock Pipit
3. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Rock Pipit
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Meadow Pipit
[ ] Pied Wagtail
4. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Grey Wagtail
[ ] Tree Pipit
[ ] Rock Pipit
5. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Grey Wagtail
[ ] Barn Swallow
[ ] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Water Pipit
6. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Meadow Pipit
[ ] Tree Pipit
[ ] Barn Swallow
[ ] House Martin
7. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Rock Pipit
[ ] Tree Pipit
[ ] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Yellow Wagtail
8. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Sand Martin
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Grey Wagtail
9. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Grey Wagtail
[ ] Yellow Wagtail
[ ] Meadow Pipit
10. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Rock Pipit
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] House Martin
[ ] Pied Wagtail
Nature Quiz - British Birds - Martins, Swallows, Pipits and Wagtails (Answers)
1. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Meadow Pipit
[x] Sand Martin
[ ] House Martin
[ ] Barn Swallow
2. What is the name of this bird?
[x] House Martin
[ ] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Rock Pipit
3. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Rock Pipit
[ ] Water Pipit
[x] Meadow Pipit
[ ] Pied Wagtail
4. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Grey Wagtail
[x] Tree Pipit
[ ] Rock Pipit
5. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Grey Wagtail
[ ] Barn Swallow
[ ] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Water Pipit
6. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Meadow Pipit
[ ] Tree Pipit
[x] Barn Swallow
[ ] House Martin
7. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Rock Pipit
[ ] Tree Pipit
[ ] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Yellow Wagtail
8. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Sand Martin
[ ] Water Pipit
[x] Pied Wagtail
[ ] Grey Wagtail
9. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Water Pipit
[ ] Grey Wagtail
[x] Yellow Wagtail
[ ] Meadow Pipit
10. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Rock Pipit
[x] Water Pipit
[ ] House Martin
[ ] Pied Wagtail