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What's the difference: donkey or mule?
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Donkeys and mules are confused for each other often. Turns out they are both very different from each other. Can you tell these two apart?

When a male donkey and female donkey mate, successfully, they produce this animal.

  • donkey
  • mule
  • neither

When a donkey mates with a horse, they produce this animal.

  • donkey
  • mule
  • neither

Which animal is known for its long ears?

  • donkey
  • mule

Both donkeys and mules whinny like horses.

  • true
  • false

Jack and Jenny are names used to describe male and female versions of this animals.

  • donkey
  • mule

Which of these animals is the better problem solver, according to scientific study?

  • donkey
  • mule

Mules are almost always sterile.

  • true
  • false

Which is larger on average, a donkey or a mule?

  • donkey
  • mule

If you ride a pack animal in the Grand Canyon, you are likely riding this animal.

  • donkey
  • mule

Both donkeys and mules have the same number of chromosomes.

  • true
  • false