Compiled by Kerri-Ann O'Sullivan
1 What is the study of insects called?
2 How long does the average house fly live?
3 Which insect has the largest brain in proportion to its size?
4 What kind of insect is Archy in Don Marquis' Archy and Mehitabel books?
5 Approximately how many muscles can a caterpillar have: a) zero b) 4,000 c) one million?
6 Which Hollywood actor/director voiced Z, the hero of the 1998 animated film Antz?
7 The Queen Alexandra's Birdwing is the largest species of which type of insect?
8 Flies are to maggots as beetles are to what?
9 Where is an insect's mandible?
10 Who had a hit with a cover of Michael Jackson's Smooth Criminal in 2001?
Solution: 1 Entomology 2 Two weeks 3 The ant 4 A cockroach 5 b) 4,000 6 Woody Allen 7 The butterfly 8 Grubs 9 The mouth 10 Alien Ant Farm.