Quiz: The Ultimate Mosquito Quiz
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The Ultimate Mosquito Quiz
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About This Quiz

One of the most annoying and hard to avoid insects is the tiny mosquito. This insect, which is notorious for carrying serious diseases, can be found almost anywhere that a human can venture. Stopping over in a mosquito-infested area can turn an adventure into a nightmare in moments. Take our quiz to learn more about the mosquito.

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What insect is considered the most dangerous to man by most experts?
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What other agents besides mosquitoes carry and transmit viral encephalitis?
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What is the highest altitude that mosquitoes have been found living successfully?
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How many known species of mosquito are there?
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How many eggs do mosquitoes lay at a time?
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What is the average life span of an adult female mosquito?
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What is the average life span of a male mosquito?
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What is the scientific name of the common house mosquito?
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What is a common name given to mosquito larvae?
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What do mosquito pupae eat for the few days before they are full-grown, rise to the surface and shed their skin?
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What disease-causing protozoan must go through part of its life cycle in a mosquito before it can infect humans?
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What is the most effective repellant base to discourage mosquito bites on humans and pets?
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