Penguins are creatures you see in the zoo or in nature movies, unless you happen to have been part of an expedition to the North Pole. Take this quiz to learn a little more about these flightless birds.
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How many species of penguins are there?
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How different are the various species?
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What is the smallest penguin?
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How tall is the largest penguin?
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How did the jackass penguin get its name?
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What is special about the rockhopper penguin?
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Why are these nests located above sea level?
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What are distinguishing features of rockhoppers?
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Where are the Galápagos penguin to be found?
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Why is this species endangered?
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How do penguins often move across ice?
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How do penguins swim in the water?
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At what speed can some penguins swim?
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To what depths can an emperor penguin dive?
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When do penguins eat?
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Which penguin usually incubates the eggs?
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What does an incubating penguin eat?
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What makes the emperor penguin's breeding habits unique?
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How does the emperor penguin incubate its egg in the Antarctic?
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