Do you remember the first time you saw a wasp, and thought it was the world's largest, scariest bee? While wasps and bees share certain features, wasps have their own lifestyle, which differs greatly from that of bees. Do you know how wasps work? Take this quiz to learn more about the bee's more frightening cousin -- the wasp.
Question 1 of 20
What is the evolutionary relationship between wasps and bees?
Question 2 of 20
Which of these Hollywood blockbusters was influenced by the life cycle of wasps?
Question 3 of 20
Approximately how many species of wasps are there?
Question 4 of 20
What are the exoskeletons of wasps made of?
Question 5 of 20
How many legs do wasps have?
Question 6 of 20
The wings of a wasp are attached to what body part?
Question 7 of 20
Which sex of wasp has a stinger?
Question 8 of 20
The organ that eventually evolved into the wasp stinger was called what?
Question 9 of 20
Having washed a wasp sting, what is the next step?
Question 10 of 20
What is the primary purpose of wasp venom?
Question 11 of 20
When a wasp stings you, where does the venom go?
Question 12 of 20
Which of these hormones, found in wasp venom, causes a loss of blood flow to the stung area?
Question 13 of 20
Scientists at the University of Georgia are attempting to train wasps to detect which of these?
Question 14 of 20
A single wasp larva might consume how many spiders?
Question 15 of 20
The average yellow jacket colony has how many wasps?
Question 16 of 20
Which of these insects is a species of wasp?
Question 17 of 20
Why should you avoid killing a wasp near its nest?
Question 18 of 20
During which season should you knock down wasp nests?
Question 19 of 20
Which of these is likely to attract wasps?
Question 20 of 20