Pub quiz questions

  1. Which birds were traditionally used as gas detectors in coal mines?
    Canaries

  2. Which scientific word translated means 'disease producer'?
    Pathogen

  3. What word describes the habit of some bears to sleep through the winter?
    Hibernation

  4. What is the hardest bone in the human body?
    Jawbone

  5. What name is given to a hybrid formed by a cross between a false killer whale and a bottlenose dolphin?
    Wolphin

  6. What Australian animal can be Common, Northern Hairy, Nosed or Southern Hairy-Nosed?
    Wombat
    Nature(8)

  7. What fishing industry results in the deaths of thousands of dolphins?
    Tuna fishing
    Food(3) Nature(3)

  8. A Munchkin is a breed of which animal?
    Cat

  9. What is a young male horse called if a female is called a filly?
    Colt

  10. Which London museum has the largest display of dinosaur bones?
    Natural History Museum