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What's the difference: alligator or crocodile?
by Staff
Crocodiles and alligators may resemble each other, but they actually have some major differences. Can you tell the difference between these scaly cousins?

Which of these animals has a pointy, V-shaped snout?

  • crocodile
  • alligator

All the lower teeth on this animal are hidden from sight when it closes its mouth.

  • crocodile
  • alligator

Both alligators and crocodiles prefer saltwater.

  • true
  • false

What do you call a group of gators?

  • congregation
  • murder
  • bask

What is a group of crocodiles called?

  • set
  • peck
  • bask

Which of these animals is primarily found in southern Florida?

  • crocodile
  • alligator

Which of these creatures is usually grayish green in color?

  • crocodile
  • alligator

If you spot a baby animal with yellow stripes, you're likely looking at a….

  • crocodile
  • alligator

Which of these animals is associated with more attacks on humans in the United States?

  • crocodile
  • alligator

Which of these animals has small black sensory pits covering their body?

  • crocodile
  • alligator