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#1 The word "cryptozoology" comes from the Greek word "kriptos" and "zoology". "Zoology" means "the study of animals". What does "kriptos" mean?
Fake, or false
Made up, or created
#2 What is the name for an animal sought by a cryptozoologist?
#3 Cryptozoology is known as a certain "kind" of science. What six-letter prefix meaning "lying" or "false" is often added to "science" when describing cryptozoology? (Hint: it begins with "Ps".)
1 word, 6 letters.
#4 Critics of cryptozoology do not believe there are unknown creatures left to be found.
#5 What marine animal was discovered in Hawaii in 1976, stirring debate as to the credibility of cryptozoology?
#6 Cryptozoologists often reference the real life Giant squid when discussing which creature that appeared in "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest"?
1 word, 6 letters. There is also an alternate answer.
#7 Cryptozoologists are concerned only with discovering animals that have never been seen before.
#8 Despite eluding the cameras of many a cryptozoologist, several creatures have appeared, in fictional form, on the big screen. Which of these movies involves a "real" animal sought by cryptozoologists?
Harry and the Hendersons
Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend
The Mothman Prophecies
The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep
All of the above
#9 The study of cryptozoology can be dated as far back as 1892.
#10 In 2007, the History Channel began airing a program focused on cryptozoology and paranormal investigations. What is this show called?
In Search of...
Looking for Legends
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