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  Bats
Updated 27 August 2003, 16.39
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How heavy is the UK's most common bat?
  A: As heavy as a can of cola
  B: As heavy as a chocolate bar
  C: As heavy as a two pence coin
How many mosquitoes can a bat eat in one hour?
  A: 30
  B: 100
  C: 600
How do bats 'see' in the dark?
  A: They can see heat
  B: They use a type of sonar
  C: With little torches strapped to their heads
How many species of bat drink blood?
  A: 1
  B: 3
  C: 10
How old is the oldest bat fossil?
  A: 20 million years
  B: 60 million years
  C: 80 million years
What does the latin word for bat, chiroptera, mean?
  A: Flying mouse
  B: Leather wing
  C: Hand wing


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