Duck quiz (if your bored)

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by NewHopePoultry, May 2, 2009.

  1. NewHopePoultry

    NewHopePoultry Overrun With Chickens

    5,050
    25
    294
    Apr 9, 2007
    Troy,Missouri
    This is just for fun, its a simple quize just to pass the time

    Lets see how much you know about ducks:

    1. Name 4 breeds of ducks

    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?

    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?


    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?



    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?



    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very cold water?



    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?



    8. How do ducks stay clean?



    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica?


    10. What is a male duck called?



    11. What is a female duck called?



    12. What are young ducks called?
     
    Last edited by a moderator: May 2, 2009
  2. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

    11,199
    45
    311
    Oct 2, 2008
    Colorado
    1. Name 4 breeds of ducks
    Mallard, Khaki Campbell, Runner, Rouen

    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?
    Peking

    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?
    Because they foul water faster than anything??

    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?
    Geese

    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?
    For fast swimming and diving

    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very cold water?
    ??

    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?
    Oils produced from a gland above their tail

    8. How do ducks stay clean?
    Preening

    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica?
    The penguins wont let them?

    10. What is a male duck called?
    Drake

    11. What is a female duck called?
    Duck

    12. What are young ducks called?
    Ducklings (or MESSY [​IMG] )
     
    Last edited: May 2, 2009
  3. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    1. Name 4 breeds of ducks
    pekins (sp), runners, call, wood
    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?
    pekien
    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?
    They spend most of their time in or around water

    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?
    swans


    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?
    to help them swim


    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very cold water?
    [​IMG]


    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?

    they preen oils on to them

    8. How do ducks stay clean?

    Preening

    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica?
    to little food

    10. What is a male duck called?
    Drake


    11. What is a female duck called?
    hen


    12. What are young ducks called?
    Ducklings
     
    Last edited: May 2, 2009
  4. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    23,381
    37
    351
    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    Quote:
     
  5. Skitz

    Skitz Skitz15k

    6,600
    27
    296
    Nov 11, 2008
    Texas
    im new to ducks so let's see how it goes (I have only 1 duck about 7 wks)


    1. Name 4 breeds of ducks
    Mallards, Rouens, Call Ducks, Cayuga ? (I think)

    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?
    Call Ducks? ( [​IMG] wild guess on this one )

    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?
    Because they like water and swim in it?


    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?
    Goose?


    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?
    So they can swim fast


    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very cold water?
    hmmmm? idk. lol [​IMG]


    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?
    idk lol, by pecking them??? lol


    8. How do ducks stay clean?
    They take baths! really sprinlkly baths lol! she makes a mess! I can't even handle her! I wonder how people do it to get use to it [​IMG]



    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica?
    Maybe because the water is frozen?

    10. What is a male duck called?
    I know it! I just found out a while ago! its something like drink? lol hmmm drike, droke? something in there lol [​IMG]


    11. What is a female duck called?
    A Duck


    12. What are young ducks called?
    Ducklins!

    Did I pass? lol
     
  6. ShadyGlade

    ShadyGlade Chillin' With My Peeps

    1. Name 4 breeds of ducksMuscovy,Mandarin, Wood, Mallard

    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?Pekin


    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?they are a water dwelling fowl or bird


    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?swans & geese



    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?for efficiency in swimming & diving



    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very coldIDK water?



    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?preening, to keep them flat clean & oiled



    8. How do ducks stay clean?preening



    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica?I don't know but would guess its a food issue


    10. What is a male duck called?drake



    11. What is a female duck called?hen or duck



    12. What are young ducks called?CUTE or ducklings

    [​IMG] Thank you that was fun!
     
  7. cawooduck

    cawooduck Chillin' With My Peeps

    314
    4
    131
    Mar 21, 2009
    Livermore, CA
    Quote:Ducklings.

    That was entertaining!!..........Jason
     
  8. chickenwhisperer123

    chickenwhisperer123 Whispers Loudly

    Mar 7, 2009
    Lincoln, Nebraska
    1. Name 4 breeds of ducks

    mallard, muscovy, khaki campbell, swedish

    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?

    Pekin?

    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?

    because they like wet climates?


    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?

    Geese?

    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?

    To swim easier

    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very cold water?

    ?!?!??!

    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?

    Oils in the feathers.



    8. How do ducks stay clean?

    Preening

    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica?

    It is too cold, and it is all ice, so they couldnt swim.

    10. What is a male duck called?

    Drake

    11. What is a female duck called?

    Hen?

    12. What are young ducks called?

    Ducklings

    DID I PASS?!
     
  9. BoiseBubba

    BoiseBubba Serama Psycho

    646
    0
    139
    Feb 11, 2009
    Boise, ID
    1. Name 4 breeds of ducks: Magpie, Widgeon,Canvasback, Golden 300 (not really a breed, so Orpingtons)

    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?
    Pekin

    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?
    Because they live, eat and do almost everything in the water

    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?
    Geese, swans


    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?
    So they can swim and dive fast and so that they can steer


    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very cold water? because they can't feel it due to the lack of nerves in their feet



    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?
    by preening their feathers with the waterproof oil in the gland above the tail



    8. How do ducks stay clean?
    swimming and preening



    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica?
    Because there is not enough feed, and their offspring would die

    10. What is a male duck called?
    Drake


    11. What is a female duck called?
    Duck


    12. What are young ducks called?
    Ducklings
     
    Last edited: May 3, 2009
  10. mamanaturale

    mamanaturale Chillin' With My Peeps

    310
    0
    129
    Apr 13, 2009
    spokane, wa
    1. Name 4 breeds of ducks
    mallard, australian spotted, khaki campbell, saxony

    2. Which duck is the most common one used for meat?
    pekin

    3. Why are ducks called "waterfowl"?
    cause they fowl up their water ha ha ha ha ok ok cause they hang out in the water most of the time


    4. What other waterfowl are ducks related to?
    geese, swans



    5. Why do ducks have webbed feet?
    to swim better



    6. Why don’t ducks’ feet get cold while swimming in very cold water? not sure but my guess is little amount of nerves



    7. How do ducks keep their feathers dry?
    oil glands



    8. How do ducks stay clean?
    bathing and preening


    9. Ducks are found anywhere in the world except Antarctica. Why can’t they live in Antarctica? no green plants


    10. What is a male duck called? drake



    11. What is a female duck called?

    hen

    12. What are young ducks called? duckling
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by