123facts.com - The Most Complete Trivia Game Site

Trivia Quizzes, Games, and Facts

Trivia Categories Forums About Us FAQ Contact Us
Username:  
Password:
Register   My 123Facts




Trivia Quiz Categories
Animals
Brain Teasers
Celebrities
Entertainment
For Kids
General
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
People
Religion & Faith
Science & Technology
Sports
Television
Video Games
World

List all trivia quiz categories

More Trivia Fun
New Quizzes
Popular Recent Quizzes
Most Highly Rated Quizzes
   
Write a Quiz

Monthly Tournament
Today's Easy Trivia
Today's Hard Trivia
Easy Hourly Trivia
Hard Hourly Trivia

Trivia Facts
Browse Trivia Facts
Submit a Trivia Fact

Statistics
View Hall of Fame

Website
- Who's online?
134 playing now

- Quizzes served
5,947,642

Players
- Most points

- Registered members
40903

- Just registered!

Teams
- Most points

Quiz Of The Day
- Tournament Leader

- Last Tournament Champ

You are here:    Home » Quizzes
Search:  

The Cactus

written by: eyez2k1ss
 
Cacti! These amazing plants survive in extremely harsh conditions. Can you survive this quiz?

Question 1:


Which of these continents represent the natural habit of the cactus?
North America and Africa
North America, South America and Africa
South and North America
South America and Africa

Question 2:


In order to adapt to the dry environment, cacti completely lost their leaves in the process of evolution.
True
False

Question 3:


Which of these is NOT one of cacti's mechanisms for preserving water?
A waxy coating on the surface of the plant
Thick, hard-walled stem
Reduced surface area
Reduced stem volume

Question 4:


Which part of the cactus performs the process of photosynthesis?
Spines
Blooms
Roots
Stem

Question 5:


Because of the strict water preserving mechanisms, the cactus dies within hours after a part of it is broken or damaged.
True
False

Question 6:


Which of these processes does the cactus perform only at night?
Transpiration
Photosynthesis
Reproduction
Circulation

Question 7:


Cacti can only be pollinated by a certain type of tropical bees.
True
False

Question 8:


The coat of arms of which country includes a depiction of a cactus?
Mexico
Peru
Guatemala
Brasil

Question 9:


In which of the following areas are cacti used?
Building / construction
All of these
Medicine
Cooking

Question 10:


What is the origin of the word "cactus"?
Portuguese
Mexican (Spanish)
German
Greek

 


Report errors (will not interfere with your quiz)




 
 
Conditions of Use   |   Privacy policy   |   Disclaimer   |   Copyright    © 2005-2018 123facts.com. All Rights Reserved.

Page loaded from database in 2.2482209205627 seconds