Whale Facts: Lesson for Kids - Quiz & Worksheet


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Why are whales called mammals?

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1. How do whales breathe?

2. How do toothed whales get their food?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Whales are some of the biggest animals on Earth, but there's a lot more to know about them than just their size. You can test yourself on some important facts about whales by answering the questions in this quiz and worksheet. Take this quiz to go over facts like the different types of whales and their eating habits.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • Why whales are mammals
  • How whales breathe
  • Toothed whales
  • Baleen whales
  • The biggest whales

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - answer the questions in this quiz and worksheet to see how many whale facts you can remember
  • Distinguishing differences - see if you know the differences between the main types of whales, most importantly toothed whales and baleen whales
  • Knowledge application - take what you know about whales and use it to answer some basic whale questions found in this quiz and worksheet

Additional Learning

Get some more information about whales with the associated lesson called Whale Facts: Lesson for Kids. This lesson will teach you about:

  • The definition and characteristics of a whale
  • Whales as mammals
  • Toothed whales
  • Baleen whales