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Quiz 1 Answers (10)

These are the answers to Quiz #1.

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Answers for Quiz 1 (10 birds):

Some were easier, while others posed more of a challenge. Feel free to explore and identify differences and similarities. If you click on the names, you’ll see their bird profiles.

Question 1: Blue Jay

Blue Jay

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Steller's jay

Steller’s Jay

florida scrub-jay

Florida Scrub-jay


Question 2: American Goldfinch

American Goldfinch

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lesser-goldfinch - Tom Grey

Lesser Goldfinch

Lawrence's Goldfinch

Lawrence’s Goldfinch

Question 3: Mallard (Male)

Mallard (Male)
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Mallard female

Mallard (female)

Female Cinnamon Teal

Female Cinnamon Teal

Question 4: Common grackle

Common grackle

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american crow

American crow

Boat-tailed Grackle

Boat-Tailed Grackle

Question 5: Great Egret

great egret

Great Egret

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Wood Stork

Wood Stork

Snowy Egret

Snowy Egret

Question 6: Song Sparrow

Song sparrow

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Female House Finch

House Finch (Female)

Savannah Sparrow

Savannah Sparrow

Question 7: Bald Eagle

Bald eagle

Bald eagle

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Golden Eagle

Golden eagle



Question 8: Barred Owl

barred owl

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Spotted Owl

Spotted Owl

Great Horned Owl

Great-Horned Owl

Question 9: American Robin

American Robin
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Song sparrow

Song Sparrow

Varied Thrush sitting in branch

Varied Thrush

Question 10: European Starling

European Starling

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Brown-headed Cowbird

Brown-headed cowbird

Brewer's Blackbird

Brewer’s Blackbird


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About the Author

Sam Crowe

Sam is the founder of He has been birding for over 30 years and has a world list of over 2000 species. He has served as treasurer of the Texas Ornithological Society, Sanctuary Chair of Dallas Audubon, Editor of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology's "All About Birds" web site and as a contributing editor for Birding Business magazine. Many of his photographs and videos can be found on the site.

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