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The Contenders Quiz: Crocs
by Staff
See if you can answer these true or false questions about the crocodilian species with ease. The more you know may help you determine the ultimate river champion in the Rumble in the River. At the end of this quiz, go on to test your hippo knowledge, too.

Crocodiles can digest all the bones and shells they eat.

  • True
  • False

A crocodile has a wide, flat snout.

  •  True
  •  False

Crocodiles existed before dinosaurs.

  •  True
  •  False

Male crocodiles usually grow faster than females.

  •  True
  •  False

A crocodile's stomach is not much bigger than a human hand.

  •  True
  •  False

Crocodiles chase their prey into submission.

  •  True
  •  False

The crocodile's closest relative is the bird.

  •  True
  •  False

Crocodiles cry real "crocodile tears."

  •  True
  •  False

It's easy to hold a crocodile's jaws shut.

  •  True
  •  False

Several crocodile species are in danger of becoming extinct in the wild.

  •  True
  •  False