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Five questions about insects – Quick Quiz

Insects are the most diverse order of animals in the world, accounting for about 40 per cent of all animal species. They have six legs. Some bite and sting. Bees make honey. But how much else do you know about our hexapod friends? Take our Quick Quiz and find out!

  1. Which insect did the Ancient Egyptians liken to their morning sun god, Khepri? Do you know why?
  2. What is the name of the bee product which is used in varnishing stringed instruments?
  3. Are locusts edible?
  4. What is frass?
  5. What are pulgas vestidas, and which country are they associated with?

Check your answers here!

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