Wisconsin Sea Grant Frogs: Answers to Catch the Frog Quiz
1. What frog's loud call can be heard up to a half-mile away?
2. What frog or toad species will puff itself up, urinate and
secrete a mild toxin if you pick it up?
3. What frog can "throw its voice" like a ventriloquust?
4. What frog smells like rotting onions?
5. What frog can cover a horizontal distance up to about 35 times
its body length in a single leap?
6. What frog's legs might end up on your restaurant dinner plate
as an appetizer?
7. What frog is particularly sensitive to pollution, and so is
hard to find?
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