General Knowledge Trivia Quiz

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Of the following four words, one applies to flowers, one to rabbits and one to spiders. Then there’s the fourth word. Which is it?

A) Lagomorph
B) Mygalomorph
C) Zigamorph
D) Zygomorph

Your answer — A) Lagomorph — was incorrect.

The lagomorphs are the mammal group that includes rabbits and hares; the mygalomorphs are the tarantulas; and a zygomorph blossom is one with mirror symmetry. Zigamorph is an obscure jargon word used primarily by IBM software engineers. It refers to the eight-bit binary number 11111111, when used as a “fence” or delimiter value separating fields of valid data.


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