The most difficult animals of Africa riddles A list of animals of Africa related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Animals quiz What is the main feeding behaviour of hyenas?Hunting. Hyenas have long been regarded as being cowardly scavengers. Today they are known for killing as much as 95% of the animals they eat, and for driving off leopards or lionesses from their kills.very hard 26% scavengingscavenging70%huntinghunting26%cannibalismcannibalism1%none of the abovenone of the above1%Created by: ex-terminator. Statistics based on 4953 answers in 5 languages »predators riddles » Which disease does tsetse fly transmit?Sleeping sickness. There are 23 species of tsetse flies, that inhabit much of mid-continental Africa between the Sahara and the Kalahari deserts. The tsetse fly serves as both a host and vector for the trypanosome parasiteshard 49% malariamalaria33%yellow feveryellow fever11%bubonic plaguebubonic plague5%sleeping sicknesssleeping sickness49%Created by: brainy. Statistics based on 23154 answers in 2 languages »animals of East Africa riddles » What animal is that?African wild dog is not a dog, it does not even belong to Canis genus (where dogs, wolves and foxes belong), having fewer toes and different dentition. It was once widespread across Africa, but today the species is endangered. The name "painted dog" is being promoted by some conservationists as a way of "re-branding" the species, to avoid negative connotations of "wild dog".hard 49% jackaljackal15%african wild dogafrican wild dog49%hyenahyena32%dogdog1%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16743 answers in 3 languages »mammals of Africa riddles » Which animal left this footprint in Africa?Lion. The footprint was left by a big cat. Of these, only lions are native to Africa.average 68% crocodilecrocodile3%ostrichostrich5%lionlion68%tigertiger22%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 23812 answers in 2 languages »cats riddles » Of which animal is this skull?Hippopotamus. The skull on the photo seems to belong to a predator, because it is easy to misjudge the location of orbits (which are not well visible, being placed on both sides near the the top of the skull). A hippo has large teeth used for fighting. Male hippos use their incisors to block each other's attacks, and their canines to inflict damage.easy 71% tigertiger13%pigpig7%grizzlygrizzly6%hippopotamushippopotamus71%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14579 answers in 5 languages »mammals riddles » Which large animal kills the most humans in Africa?Hippos. Hippopotamuses are by nature very aggressive and tend to be very territorial. They commonly attack humans (as well as other animals) whether in boats or on land with no apparent provocation. Zulu warriors preferred to be as brave as a hippopotamus, since even lions were not considered as brave and deadly.very easy 81% lionslions6%hyenashyenas2%crocodillescrocodilles10%hipposhippos81%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 19421 answers in 2 languages »dangerous animals riddles » What animal is that?Hyenas are behaviourally and morphologically similar to canines, but genetically are non related. In fact, phylogenetically they are closer to felines and viverrids, than to canines.very easy 88% jackaljackal6%coyotecoyote4%hyenahyena88%dogdog0%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16426 answers in 2 languages »Africa riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.