Q.1: Which of the following statements is INCORRECT about ants ?
a) They live in anthills
b) The commonest ant is white
c) They are intelligent and hardworking
Q.2: An ant uses its ____________ to ‘talk’ to other ants by passing messages through them.
Q.3: How do the ants greet one another ?
a) by shaking their hands
b) by smelling
c) by touching their feelers
Q.4: The young ants are called ___________.
Q.5: _________ ants have their reserved quarters.
Q.6: The ___________ ant has a pair of wings, which she casts off before she begins to lay eggs.
Q.7: Who is the mother of the entire population of the colony ?
a) queen ant
b) lady ant
c) empress ant
Q.8: The male ant is known as _________.
Q.9: When does the queen bites her wings off ?
a) after her wedding flight
b) after her first flight
c) after her last flight
Q.10: The queen ant lives for about _______ years.
Q.11: Cocoons live without food or activity for __________ weeks more.
Q.12: The _____________ is ants’ cow.
Q.13: Why do ants have alien creatures in their nests ?
a) Because some give off smell pleasant to the ants’ senses
b) Because others give sweet juices