in

Quiz Love ItLove It

Quiz: Mosquitoes

They are tiny but the world’s first dangerous animal. As a vector of various diseases, it’s estimated that 1 million people die annually from malaria, especially in Africa, and particularly among children under the age of 5. This including other vector diseases such as Dengue and Rift Valley Fever.

It’s estimated there are over 3,000 species of mosquitoes.

Are they beneficial in our world, that is, in the ecosystem. There are differing opinions among scientists. 

Let’s try some of the facts related to mosquitoes to gauge how much we’re knowledgeable about them.

  • Question of

    Both the male and female mosquitoes thrive on blood

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    The male and female mosquitoes thrive on blood

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    Bigger people are more preferred (attractive) to mosquitoes than slimmer ones

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    They undergo four stages to reach their adulthood

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    They are highly attracted to pregnant women

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    Female mosquitoes suck blood to nourish their eggs

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    Mosquito’s average flight speed is 1-1.5mph

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    Mosquito’s wings beat 300-600 times/second

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    They have excellent vision

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    They’re attracted to light clothing than dark coloured clothing

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    The itching from a mosquito results from their saliva coming into contact with your skin

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    They’re highly attracted to those who have had a beer

    • Yes
    • No

Report

What do you think?

Legend

Written by Introvert

Content AuthorYears Of Membership

15 Comments

Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply