Grizzly Bear... or Black Bear?

Choose whether each statement applies to the American Black Bear, more commonly known as a Black Bear, or the Grizzly Bear.
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Last updated: July 29, 2020
First submittedJuly 27, 2020
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1. Is the larger bear
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
2. Has the scientific name Ursus americanus
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
3. Has the scientific name Ursus arctos horribilis
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
4. Is the more proficient tree climber
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
Both
Neither
While both species can climb my trees, black bears are usually the better climber.
5. Is an omnivore
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
Both
Neither
Both species eat nuts, berries, salmon, and othetry tasty
6. The more common species
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
7. Has a large hump between the shoulder blades
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
8. Was known to swim more than 9 miles along the Gulf of Mexico
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
Both
Neither
9. Can swim proficiently
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
Both
10. Usually a very solitary animal
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
Both
Neither
11. Stays with the mother for a longer time
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
Grizzly bears stay with their mother 2-4 years while black bears usually only stay about 1-1.5 years.
12. Is a subspecies of the Brown Bear
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
Both
Neither
13. The more aggressive of the two species
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
14. Winnie the Pooh got their name from this species
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
15. More than 70% of deaths by this species are when a mother is defending her cubs
Grizzly Bear
Black Bear
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Level 71
Jul 29, 2020
Grizzly bears are also native to North America, just not exclusively. You might want to change that question.
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Jul 29, 2020
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