Animal Terms (short list) Quiz You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests the short list of animal terms in our vocabulary section. 1. A male chicken is called a hen a chick a rooster a) a hen b) a chick c) a rooster 2. A young sheep is called a ram a lamb a ewe a) a ram b) a lamb c) a ewe 3. A female pig is called a sow a suckling a boar a) a sow b) a suckling c) a boar 4. A baby kangaroo is called a cub a pup a joey a) a cub b) a pup c) a joey 5. A tigress is a _______ tiger. male female young a) male b) female c) young 6. A foal is a _______ horse. male female young a) male b) female c) young 7. A vixen is a _______ fox. male female young a) male b) female c) young 8. Which word is used for a male elephant and a male whale? bull boar buck a) bull b) boar c) buck 9. Which word is used for a female dog and a female wolf? queen bitch puppy a) queen b) bitch c) puppy 10. Which word is used for the young of wolves, tigers, lions and foxes? cub pup calf a) cub b) pup c) calf Your score is: Correct answers: Contributor: Matt Errey. Matt is the author of several books including 1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context and Common English Idioms for learners, and Matt's ESL Games and Quizzes for teachers. He is also creator of WORD UP, the world's #1 EFL board game.