Animal Kingdom Challenge
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Animal Kingdom Challenge

"Test Your Animal Knowledge: How Much Do You Know About the Kingdom Animalia?" Take this quiz to discover how well you know the fascinating world of animals. From the tiniest microorganisms to the largest mammals, this quiz covers a wide range of animal species and their characteristics. Challenge yourself to see if you can identify different animal phyla, behaviors, and habitats. Sharpen your animal knowledge today!

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What is the study of animals called?


What is the estimated total number of animal species?

7.77 million

What is the name of the first hierarchical classification system established by Linnaeus?

Binomial nomenclature

Study Notes


  • The study of animals is called Zoology.
  • Zoology is a branch of biology that deals with the study of animals, including their structure, behavior, evolution, classification, and distribution.

Animal Species

  • The estimated total number of animal species is around 8.7 million.
  • However, only about 1.3 million species have been described and named, which means there are many more yet to be discovered.

Classification System

  • The first hierarchical classification system was established by Carolus Linnaeus.
  • Linnaeus' system, known as Taxonomy, categorizes living organisms into groups based on their shared characteristics and evolutionary relationships.
  • The system consists of a hierarchy of ranks, including Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, and Species.

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