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

How crazy about cats are you really?

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  1. Which of these breeds is hairless?
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    Munchkin
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    Siamese
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    Sphynx
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    Persian
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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.

    A sphynx cat is hairless!
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  2. What does it mean when a cat wags its tail?
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    It's happy
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    It's scared<br />
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    It's irritated
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    It's relaxed
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    Unlike when dogs wag their tail, if a cat is doing it, it means it's irritated.

    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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    10
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    12
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    14
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    16
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    Cats sleep around 16 hours per day!

    Older cats can sleep for up to 20.

    Cats sleep around 16 hours per day!
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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.

    This is a calico cat!
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  5. How many years ago were cats domesticated?
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    9,500
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    11,500
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    13,500
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    15,500
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    Cats were domesticated around 9,500 years ago, or 7,500 B.C.

    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).

    This is a Persian cat!
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  7. What is the most distinguishing feature of Maine coon cats?
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    Their size
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    Their eyes
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    Their faces
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    Their tails
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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.

    Maine coon cats are most known for their size!
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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.

    This is a Russian Blue!
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  9. <br /><br /><br /><br /><br />What kind of breed is this cat?
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    It's a Scottish Fold!

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

    It's a Scottish Fold!
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  10. What do cats use their whiskers for?
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    Detecting changes in the weather
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    Attracting a mate
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    Detecting if they can fit into a space
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    Nothing; they're just a cute accessory
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    Cats use their whiskers to figure out if they can fit into a space.

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