QUIZ: Do You Know These Facts About Birds?

An Ukrainian artist performs with a parrot during presentation of a new circus show
STR/NurPhoto via Getty Images
STR/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Although we see birds every day, most people don’t know much about them. Many of us only learned about birds in school, despite them being significant members of our planet. But birds are as fascinating as they are beautiful.

From penguins to parrots to hummingbirds, there’s no shortage of species to study. Do you know how birds are able to fly? Or which birds can mimic human speech? Test your knowledge with a bird quiz and see how much you know about our feathered friends.