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What is the term for the study of hidden animals?
In what country do native legends speak of the monstrous "Mokele-mbembe", a reddish-brown reptilian creature the size of an elephant that lives underwater?
What is the "Almas"?
The legend of werewolves has been explained as a psychiatric condition in which a person believes s/he is a wolf. What is this condition called?
The "chupacabra" is a legendary creature said to kill animals in Puerto Rico and Mexico. What is the English name for this creature?
Stories from Norway dating back as far as the twelfth century talk about the "Kraken", which were:
For years scientists brushed aside stories from native pygmies of the Congo about a creature called the Okapi. In 1900 the explorer Sir Harry Johnson proved its existence and now it can be found in zoos around the world. What does it look like?
Which of the following creatures was unknown to zoologists before 1912?
Where would one find "Bunyips", creatures that (according to native legends) cause nocturnal terror by eating people or animals?
In 1938 a fish that was thought to have gone extinct with the dinosaurs was discovered in the Comoros Islands. What is the name of this fish?
Analytical Reasoning Test
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