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The Living Edens-Etosha: Trivia Quiz
All life is pushed to the limits of endurance in Etosha. Now it's time to push your mind to the limit. Take the trivia challenge!

Answer these questions and submit your answers below to see how you endured.

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  1. How long does Etosha's dry season last?
    4 months
    6 months
    8 months
    10 months


  2. What elements make up the Etosha Pan?
    grass and dirt
    sand and salt
    rocks and water
    mud and debris


  3. What creature greets the rainy season by making a loud racket? Listen closely (RealAudio or .WAV)!
    the lion
    the bat-eared fox
    the ground-squirrel
    the bullfrog


  4. What invisible threat causes many African elephant deaths?
    Pneumonia
    Anthrax
    Malaria
    Ebola


  5. When do female springboks give birth?
    during the dry season
    during the rainy season


  6. Temperatures in Etosha reach as high as:
    95 degrees Farenheit
    105 degrees Farenheit
    120 degrees Farenheit
    135 degrees Farenheit


  7. The word "Etosha" means:
    place of mirages
    basin of dry land
    vast wasteland
    life sustaining oasis


  8. Do animals talk to each other? Listen in and guess which social animal you hear (RealAudio or .WAV)!
    zebra
    cheetah
    bullfrog
    dove


  9. How tall are zebras -- from hoof to shoulder?
    3 feet
    4 feet
    6 feet
    8 feet


  10. Animals in Etosha gather near:
    tall trees
    watering holes
    the coast
    scrub brush


  11. Can you guess what animal makes chirping noises to communicate with its young? Listen in if you need a clue (RealAudio or .WAV)!
    cheetah
    dove
    zebra
    bullfrog


  12. How many pounds of food can an elephant consume in one day?
    50 pounds
    100 pounds
    200 pounds
    300 pounds


  13. How much area does Etosha National Park cover?
    approximately 5,000 square miles
    approximately 9,000 square miles
    approximately 14,000 square miles
    approximately 19,000 square miles


  14. The series of vertical leaps a springbok makes is called:
    pronking
    prancing
    poaching
    pirouetting


  15. What is the name of the woodland that surrounds the Etosha Pan?
    Savannah
    Mopani
    Caprivi Strip
    Naukluft





Zebra
African Wildcat
Bullfrog
Elephant
Ground Squirrel
Bat Eared Fox
Springbok
Lion
Jackal
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