Exotic Animals: Definition & Names


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Which of the following is an example of an 'animal,' according to the U.S. legal definition?

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1. As defined by the Code of Federal Regulations, which of the following is NOT an 'animal' and NOT an 'exotic animal'?

2. Which of the following is considered an exotic animal?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and its attached worksheet will measure what you know about exotic animals. Answer questions concerning the legal definition of these creatures.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this set of quiz questions you'll assess your understanding of:

  • The legal definition of animals in the US
  • What exotic animals are
  • Elephants under US law

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the material, such as what US law views different animals
  • Making connections - use understanding of current US regulations to identify a creature that is neither an animal or an exotic animal
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about what is and is not an exotic animal under US law

Additional Learning

If you want a better understanding of US law on animals, read the lesson titled Exotic Animals: Definition & Names. You will be exposed to new topics like:

  • The Code of Federal Regulations
  • Other examples of exotic animals
  • Different ways the law is becoming out of date
  • Farm animals