Cats

Cats Honor

Skill Level:  1
Category: Nature
Original Honor:  1945

AdventSource Honors Handbook PDF 
AdventSource Catalog: Patch Order (must have approved order login) (link from AdventSource)
Wiki.pathfindersonline.org Article/Answer Key 
Originating Institution:  General Conference

Requirements:

  1. What is the scientific name of the cat family?
  2. How is the structure of the paw similar in all cats?
  3. How are the eyes of all cats alike?
  4. What is the main food of the cat family? How are the cat's teeth fitted for this?
  5. Of what use are the cat's whiskers?
  6. How are the cat's ears protected?
  7. Identify from pictures or personal observation four kinds of domesticated cats.  Describe each one's temperament.
  8.  Of what benefit to man are domesticated cats?
  9. Identify from pictures or personal observation seven kinds of undomesticated cats.  Tell in what part of the world they are found.
  10. What animal is known as the king of beasts? Why does it have that title? What is its temperament really like?
  11. Tell the story of Androcles and the Lion.
  12. Relate four stories from the Bible in which a member of the cat family is mentioned.