Hummingbirds are beloved by birdwatchers and backyard bird feeders alike. They are anything but ordinary. Hummingbirds’ long pointy bills, tiny colorful bodies and unique hovering ability have cast an air of mystery around them for ages. In the 1500s, some Europeans thought that hummingbirds were insect and bird crossbreeds! We’ve learned a lot since then, but people are—understandably—still captivated by hummingbirds.
So how much do you know about these buzzy little birds? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz. When you’re done, be sure to share with friends and see how they do!
Congrats! Flap your little wings and take a victory hum around the room! Is anyone staring yet?
You really know your stuff when it comes to hummingbirds. Keep it up and learn more about wild birds!
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Keep learning more about wild birds and you’ll be an expert soon!