Amitabh Agarwal and Vinai Shukla, last month's winners, have again given all correct answers to this month's bird quiz.
|1. Which of these birds has the largest wingspan?
|O Arctic Tern
|2. Which of these birds
can travel the longest without flapping its wings?
|O Andean Condor
||O The Black Vulture
||O The Whisteling Hawk
|3. The Flamingo has a very
curiously inverted beak. What is it used for?
|O To peck the leg of intruders
||O To scoop the mud bottom and strain the minute food particles through
||O To act as a pouch for uneaten fish
|4. Birds have no teeth. Where is their food broken up before being digested?
|O In the gizzard
||O In the throat
||O In the stomach
|5. Which bird can rotate its head a 180 degrees on either side?
|O The Owl
||O The Roller
||O The Nightjar
|6. Which is the weakest sense of birds?
|7. What is the name of the earliest known bird?
|8. Which is the only bird that can move both the
upper and lower parts of its beaks?
|9. Which is the tallest Indian bird?
|O The Sarus Crane
||O The Adjutant Stork
||O The Barheaded Goose
|10. The African Honeyguide bird loves honeywax but it cannot break the honeybee hive. What does it do?
|O It pushes the branches of the tree till the hive falls and breaks
||O It leads honey badgers to the hive
||O It pecks at the exterior, worrying the bees till they abondon the hive