[Answer] Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz: May 11, 2024

Question 1: Which bird is seen in today’s image?

  • Indigo bunting
  • Western bluebird
  • Blue jay

Correct Answer: Indigo bunting

Fact: Found in North America, the indigo bunting is around 6 inches long with a wingspan of up to 9 inches. Its vocalization consists of a series of short, musical notes, often described as rapid, jumbled warbles. Indigo bunting breeding season typically begins in late April or May, with males establishing territories and singing to attract mates.

Question 2: What is the phenomenon where birds undergo a complete change in plumage before migration?

  • Moulting
  • Roosting
  • Staging

Correct Answer: Moulting

Fact: Birds shed old feathers and grow new ones to maintain optimal feather conditions for flight, camouflage, and insulation. During molting, birds may appear scruffy or patchy.

Question 3: Which is the smallest bird in the world?

  • Bee hummingbird
  • Topaz
  • Kingfisher

Correct Answer: Bee hummingbird

Fact: The bee hummingbird, found exclusively in Cuba, measures about 2 inches in length. This little bird has a high metabolism, requiring frequent feeding to sustain its energy levels. It consumes nectar, small insects, and spiders. Did you know that the bee hummingbird's egg is about the size of a coffee bean?

The above questions are from the “Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz” for 5-11-2024. Let us know in the comments if you find the wrong answer to any question!!!

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Question 4: Where are the Raja Ampat Islands?

  • Indonesia
  • Thailand
  • Maldives

Correct Answer: Indonesia

Fact: Indonesia comprises over 17,000 islands. While here, you must visit Bali, known for its stunning beaches and lush terraces. The island of Java offers historical treasures, while Komodo National Park beckons with wildlife and underwater scenery.

Question 5: From which language does the island of Misool derive its name?

  • Ma’ya language
  • Taa language
  • Biga language

Correct Answer: Ma’ya language

Fact: Ma'ya is an Austronesian language spoken by approximately 5,000 people residing in the Raja Ampat Islands. It has five dialects, which are characterized by their unique phonological features and grammatical structures.

Question 6: Which is the largest island in the world?

  • Honshu
  • Borneo
  • Greenland

Correct Answer: Greenland

Fact: Greenland covers an area of 836,330 square miles and offers a picturesque landscape. Adventurers can visit the Ilulissat Icefjord, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its enormous icebergs and stunning coastal scenery. In the capital city of Nukk, one can explore Greenland's rich Inuit culture at the Greenland National Museum, and the colorful houses lining the waterfront.

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