August 2012 Trivia Questions

  1. How long do chicken eggs need to be incubated before they hatch?
  2. How long do duck eggs need to be incubated before they hatch?
  3. How is avian blood different from human blood?
  4. What chicken disease causes tumors and is a form of cancer in chickens?
  5. What is the tip of a duck’s bill called?
  6. Name three external parasites common to chickens?
  7. What is the eggshell’s primary component?
  8. Which is older, a hen or a pullet?
  9. Which is older, a cock or a cockerel?
  10. What is the oldest breed of chicken?
  11. How many turkey classes are there?
  12. Name three varieties of guinea fowl.
  13. What is plumage?
  14. Which breeds of chickens can be frizzled?
  15. Name the four main parts of an egg.
  16. What class is the Buff Orpington bantam in?
  17. What is a crop and what is it used for?
  18. Do chickens tend to be cannibalistic?
  19. Which breed of chicken is most commonly used for commercial egg production?
  20. What are the three classes of geese?

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