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Updated on Nov 25, 2018. Posted on Jul 26, 2017

Only A True Cat Lover Will Get 7/10 In This Quiz

How crazy about cats are you really?

  1. Which of these breeds is hairless?

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    A sphynx cat is hairless!

    There are other breeds of hairless cats, but munchkin, Siamese, and Persian cats all have hair.

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  2. What does it mean when a cat wags its tail?

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    Unlike when dogs wag their tail, if a cat is doing it, it means it's irritated.

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  3. On average, how many hours of sleep does a cat get a day?

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    Cats sleep around 16 hours per day!

    Older cats can sleep for up to 20.

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  4. Which of these is a calico cat?

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    This is a calico cat!

    It's not a breed of cat, it just describes a cat that has a pattern of three different colours: ginger, white or cream, and black or grey.

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  5. How many years ago were cats domesticated?

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    Cats were domesticated around 9,500 years ago, or 7,500 B.C.

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  6. Which of these cats is a Persian?

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    This is a Persian cat!

    They have long hair and round faces and short muzzles (basically, their faces look a bit squished).

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  7. What is the most distinguishing feature of Maine coon cats?

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    Maine coon cats are most known for their size!

    A Maine coon can weigh twice as much as an average domesticated cat, and the largest ever Maine coon was 123.2cm from nose to tail in length.

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  8. Which of these is a Russian blue cat?

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    This is a Russian Blue!

    They have slender faces, a grey coat, and green eyes.

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  9. What kind of breed is this cat?

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    Wrong! 

    It's a Scottish Fold!

    They're called that because of their ears, which fold over close to their heads.

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  10. What do cats use their whiskers for?

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    Cats use their whiskers to figure out if they can fit into a space.

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