Mammals Advanced

Mammals Advanced honor

 Skill Level:  2
Original Honor:  1949
AdventSource Honors Handbook PDF
AdventSource Catalog: Advanced Star (must have approved order login) (link from AdventSource) Article/Answer Key
Originating Institution:  North American Division



1.         Have the Mammals Honor.

2.         What mammals in your locality are protected by law? Why?

3.         How do the processes of birth and care of the young differ in monotremes and marsupials from all other orders of mammals?

4.         Name five different ways in which mammals protect themselves and their young, and cite an example of each.

5.         What mammals are agents for the transmission of tularemia, bubonic plague, trichinosis and rabies?

6.         List 15 species of wild mammals that you have observed and identified in the wild. For each one listed include:
a.       Name
b.      Date observed
c.       Locality
d.      Habitat
e.       Time of day
f.       Behavior

Level: 2