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Right Answer to Quiz on Cranes and Storks

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Right Answer toQuiz on Cranes and Storks

1.Siberian cranes once nested in W.Siberia and wintered in India. The last documented Siberian crane in India during winter was in the year……….
  • 1996
  • 1998
  • 2002

  • 2.The Bishnoi community in Rajasthan feed and protect the Krishnakraunch. The Sanskrit name “krishnakrauch” refers to
  • Demoiselle crane
  • Siberian crane
  • Sarus crane

  • 3.This stork is quite common in S.India nesting on ficus trees, electric towers etc.
  • Blacknecked stork
  • woolly necked stork
  • Lesser Adjutant stork

  • 4.The male and female of this species looks alike. The juvenile storks can be mistaken for openbilled storks from a distance. These are, ……
  • Greater adjutant storks
  • black necked storks
  • Painted storks

  • 5.The measured martial gait as it paces up and down gave it its name. This stork is seen in North & North.East India.
  • Adjutant stork
  • Wooly necked stork
  • Black necked stork

  • 6.The periodic movements of locust swarms cannot be referred to as migration because….
  • locusts are not birds
  • the movement does not involve return to the starting point.
  • the movement involves food gathering

  • 7.Of the 15 species of cranes, ……….are vulnerable to extinction.
  • 5
  • 11
  • 2

  • 8.Of the following places, where are cranes not found at all?
  • Australia
  • S.America
  • Europe

  • 9.Sandhill and Whooping cranes call ………..…..their home
  • North America
  • Japan
  • North India

  • 10.Forty species of migratory birds feature in a film by Columbia Tristar released in March 2004 –The film is
  • Fly Away Home
  • Follow the Leader
  • Winged Migration

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