An Independence Day Quiz
God’s Good News Gazette Staff
To help celebrate the Fourth of July, we thought instead of just a humorous story we would give you a little quiz about our National Bird! See how you and your family do … the results might be a laughing matter in themselves!
1 Ben Franklin did not want the Eagle as our National Bird. What did he want?
2 What Continents do the Bald Eagle live on?
3 At what age does the Bald Eagle get their white head and tail feathers?
4 What did “bald” mean when the birds were called “Bald Eagles?”
5 What is the maximum speed that a Bald Eagle can fly at?
6 How much weight can an Eagle lift?
7 True or False: The Bald Eagle is considered an Endangered Species.
8 What is the only other kind of Eagle in North America?
9 Does a Bald Eagle choose another mate if its first mate dies?
10 True or False: It is a felony to shoot an Eagle.
Scroll down to find the answers!!!
1 Franklin wanted the turkey.
2 North America.
3 to 5 years of age.
4 “Bald” meant “white-headed”.
5 Their maximum speed: 40 mph or over 100 mph while in a dive.
6 Half their body weight.
7 The Bald Eagle is no longer considered endangered, only threatened.
8 Golden Eagle.
9 The survivor will accept a new mate.
10 It is a felony to shoot an eagle.