What's the difference: turtle or tortoise?
Both are hard-shelled and slow moving, but turtles and tortoises are majorly different. Can you tell these amphibious cousins apart?
Which of these creatures is more likely to live in land?
Both turtles and tortoises have webbed feet for swimming.
Which of these creatures is a strict vegetarian?
Both of these animals can retract their head completely into their shell.
The world's largest living reptile belongs to this animal family.
Turtles tend to have flatter, sleeker shells than tortoises.
These creatures stick to only the driest, warmest regions of the world.
Which of these has the smallest species as a member?
Which of these families is more varied?
Turtles lay eggs while tortoises give birth to live young.