Nr. 10

Dogs (N-10)

Hunde

1. Angiv det videnskabelige (latinske) navn for hundefamilien.

2. Beskriv fem af hundens særpræg: F.eks. skarpe tænder, kødæder, antal af kløer, tungen hænger ud af munden, vagtsomhed, hengivenhed (kælen), trofasthed.

3. Angiv mindst fem vilde medlemmer af hundefamilien, heraf skal to findes i Norden.

4. Angiv mindst 25 almindelige hunderacer. Find evt. billeder af hundene og sæt dem op på nogle ark papir eller i et tekstbehandlingsprogram eller i et slideshow.

5. Hvilken gavn har mennesket haft af hunden?

6. Hvilken er den største, den mindste, den hurtigste?

7. Angiv den brugsværdi følgende hunde har for mennesket?

a) St. Bernhardshund

b) Schæfer

c) Collie

d) Labrador

e) Grønlænderhund (eller Hushky)

8. Angiv hvilke hunde der er bedst til; en hund kan godt passe på flere af disse kategorier:

a) Jagt

b) Vagt

c) Børnevenlige

d) Skødehunde

9. Hvilken hunderace er måske den mest almindelige i Danmark?

10. Find mindst tre steder i Bibelen, hvor hunden er omtalt. Hvordan er den omtalt? Hvordan kan det være? Slå op på f.eks. www.bibelen.dk og søg på "hund" eller "hunde".

 

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The requirements for the Dogs honor are as follows:

     

  1. Give the scientific name of the dog family.

     

  2. Name five distinctive characteristics of the dog family.

     

  3. Identify from pictures or personal observation five wild members of the dog family.

     

  4. Identify from pictures or personal observation 25 different kinds of common dogs.

     

  5. Name five contributions the dog family has made to man.

     

  6. Give the name of the smallest and largest breed of dog.

     

  7. Write or describe orally the value to man of the following dogs:
    1. Seeing-eye
    2. Saint Bernard
    3. Shepherd
    4. Collie
    5. Eskimo

     

  8. Write or tell what special contribution dogs have made to man in wartime.

     

  9. Identify from pictures or personal observation five dogs that are classed as 'toy' dogs.

     

  10. What is the only dog that has a wholly blue or black tongue?

     

  11. Which is the fastest-running dogs?

     

  12. Which member of the 'toy' dogs has become the most popular?

     

  13. What dog has been especially helpful in tracking criminals?

     

  14. Write or tell a dog story.
Skill Level 1

 

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The helps
for the Dogs honor are as follows:

     

  1. Give the scientific name of the dog family. - The scientific name is Canidae.

     

  2. Name five distinctive characteristics of the dog family. -
    1. Sharp teeth
    2. Flesh Eating
    3. Four claws on back feet
    4. Five claws on front feet
    5. Pant by hanging tongue out

     

  3. Identify from pictures or personal observation five wild members of the dog family. -
    1. Fox
    2. Wolf
    3. Dingo
    4. Jackal
    5. Coyote

     

  4. Identify from pictures or personal observation 25 different kinds of common dogs. -
    1. German Shepherd
    2. Irish wolfhound
    3. Chow chow
    4. Labrador retriever
    5. Collie
    6. Doberman pincher
    7. Saint Bernard
    8. Boston terrier
    9. Great Dane
    10. Golden terrier
    11. Poodle
    12. Dalmatian
    13. Irish terrier
    14. Pekinese
    15. Doshund
    16. Shetland
    17. Beagle
    18. Foxterrier
    19. Airedale
    20. Greyhound
    21. Pug
    22. Chihuahua
    23. Welmarraner
    24. Rotweiler
    25. Basset hound

     

  5. Name five contributions the dog family has made to man. -
    1. Find lost people
    2. Hunting
    3. Transportation
    4. Assist the blind
    5. Help police find criminals

     

  6. Give the name of the smallest and largest breed of dog. - The smallest breed of dog is Chihuahua. The largest breed of dog is Irish wolfhound.

     

  7. Write or describe orally the value to man of the following dogs: -
    1. Seeing-eye - assist the blind
    2. Saint Bernard - find lost mountain climbers
    3. Shepherd - to herd sheep
    4. Collie - pull sleds
    5. Eskimo - protect families

     

  8. Write or tell what special contribution dogs have made to man in wartime. - During war time dogs were trained to attack the enemy and to guard at night sites. They were also trained to carry messages through enemy territories.

     

  9. Identify from pictures or personal observation five dogs that are classed as 'toy' dogs. -
    1. Pappilion
    2. Pekinese
    3. Pug
    4. Poodle
    5. Manchester

     

  10. What is the only dog that has a wholly blue or black tongue? - Chow

     

  11. Which is the fastest-running dogs? - Greyhound

     

  12. Which member of the 'toy' dogs has become the most popular? - Poodle

     

  13. What dog has been especially helpful in tracking criminals? - Blood hound

     

  14. Write or tell a dog story. - Once upon a time I had a dog named.......
Skill Level 1