Quiz: Can You Identify These Venomous Snakes?
Topics
Can You Identify These Venomous Snakes?
By: Shayna
Image: Shutterstock

About This Quiz

Walking through the woods, jungle, swamps or desert? This quiz could save your life. Or at least keep you from panicking if you get bit by a look-alike venomous snake. It has been estimated that in the United States alone 7,000 to 8,000 people per year report bites from venomous snakes. Fortunately, with prompt medical care readily available in the U.S, only five of those people may die. However, if you’re on the road less traveled and hiking through the Andean region of South America, Southeast Asia, or sub-Saharan Africa, you’ll want to memorize this quiz. Take it now and find out if you’re better than 50 out of 55 people who can’t identify these venomous snakes. 

There is a morbid fascination many of us have with assassin snakes. Did you see the movie, “Snakes on a Plane” with Samuel L. Jackson? Or the dozens of other killer-snake movies such as “Tremors”, “Slither”, or “Anaconda”? One creepy, crawly, venomous snake is all you need to keep awake at night. But if you’re a herpetologist or a snake enthusiast, you may outshine the others by sssssscoring high on this Snake Trivia Quiz. Find out. Take it now and by taking this quiz!



Scroll to Start Quiz
You Might Also Like

About HowStuffWorks

How much do you know about how car engines work? And how much do you know about how the English language works? And what about how guns work? How much do you know? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks is about more than providing great answers about how the world works. We are also here to bring joy to your day with fun quizzes, compelling photography and fascinating listicles. Some of our content is about how stuff works. Some is about how much you know about how stuff works. And some is just for fun! Because, well, did you know that having fun is an important part of how your brain works? Well, it is! So keep reading!

Receive a hint after watching this short video from our sponsors.
quit
hint:
continue