Zoo food quiz

What do the animals at the National Zoo eat? Take our quiz to see if you're a zoo chef in the making.

Can you match the zoo animals with the food they eat?

Animals

1. Panda

2. Golden lion tamarin

3. Naked mole-rat

4. Giant anteater

5. Dama gazelle

6. Giant Pacific octopus

7. Golden orb web spider

8. Black-footed ferret

Food

a. Fruit, crickets, termites, peanut butter

b. Hay, leaf-eater biscuits

c. Mice

d. Meal worms, fruit

e. Vegetables such as sweet potato, turnips and green beans

f. Shrimp, crabs, clams, fish

g. Bamboo

h. Live crickets

Answer key: 1. g; 2. d; 3. e; 4. a; 5. b; 6. f; 7. h; 8. c

 
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