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Trivia Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Sloths?

Are you an expert on the, um, most nimble of mammals, the sloth? Find out by taking this amazing quiz!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:ย  July 1st 2021

How much do you know about these lazy creatures?

1/10 A sloth having a nap

In the wild, how many hours do sloths sleep per day?

2/10 A sloth in a tree

A sloth's scientific name is Bradypus. What does that mean in Greek?

3/10 A sloth swimming

How much faster are sloths swimming than walking?

4/10 A sloth climbing down a tree trunk

Sloths are arboreal, which means its habitat is made up of what?

5/10 A sloth scratching its belly after a meal

How long can it take for a sloth to digest a single meal?

6/10 A sloth next to a big pile of toilet rolls

How many times does a sloth poo during the week?

7/10 A sloth in Zootopia
Zootopia | Producer: Clark Spencer | Director: Byron Howard, Rich Moore | Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Sloths are the world's slowest mammal. True or false?

8/10 A sloth wearing sunglasses

Why would a sloth come down from their tree?ย 

9/10 A baby sloth eating

Sloths are linked to armadillos and anteaters. True or false?ย 

10/10 A sloth relaxing

A two-toed sloth has many fingers?

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