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Ant – Did you know?

Ants are capable of carrying objects 50 times their own body weight with their mandibles. If we have proportions of ants, we would be able to heave a Hyundai over our heads!

I have a weird ant fact quiz for you to test your knowledge! You just need to answer True or False

1. Some army ants are used in Africa to stitch wounds.
o True o False

2. Some ants know how to farm.
o True o False

3. Some ants are slave-makers.
o True o False

4. If the queen ant dies, the whole colony elects a new leader with bits of leaves.
o True o False

5. The queen ant feeds her first batch of young with bits of her own butt.
o True o False

6. Ants can lift objects up to 500 times their body weight.
o True o False

7. Fire ants can clone themselves.
o True o False

8. Some soldier ants guard the nest with their heads.
o True o False

9. There is a supercolony of ants that stretches over more than 3,000 miles in Europe.
o True o False

10. Ants are a culinary delicacy for many people around the world.
o True o False

Answers to the weird ant fact quiz:

1. False.
2. True.
3. True.
4. False. If the queen ant dies, the whole colony dies with her.
5. False. The queen ant feeds her first batch of young with her own saliva.
6. False. However, ants can lift objects up to 50 times their body weight.
7. True.
8. True.
9. True.
10. True.

Ant quiz

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