Axolotls are unique little creatures! Let’s test your knowledge with some Trivia Tuesday today!
How do you say “axolotl”? Axolotl comes from the Nahuatl language, which is spoken by the indigenous people of Mexico. In Nahuatl, the letters “tl” are pronounced more like a “ch”! If you want to pronounce axolotl like the Nahua people do, try saying it like “ah-SHOH-loch”!
The name “axolotl” comes from the __ language.
A) Japanese B) Portuguese C) English D) Nahuatl
Axolotls come from:
A) 2 lakes in Mexico City B) Beaches in Brazil C) Swamps in America D) Rivers in Ecuador
In the wild, axolotls are colored:
A) Pink B) Copper C) Muddy Brown D) Yellow
The best food for an axolotl is:
A) Bloodworms B) Small crustaceans C) Plants and worms D) Kelp
When thinking about owning an axolotl what should you do?
A) Research about proper care B) Make sure you have all of the equipment needed C) Buy one because they are cute D) A & B they are delicate pets to own so put their care first