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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby wildflowergirl » Thu Dec 12, 2013 10:19 am

well done Philip! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Sat Dec 14, 2013 2:50 am

Philip :clap:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Sun Dec 15, 2013 6:36 am

:) Over to anyone. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Mon Dec 16, 2013 2:16 am

You're "anyone" too, Philip. :twisted:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Thu Dec 19, 2013 11:27 am

There is no mating season for this smallish Mammal. Gestation lasts for 7 months and 1 offspring is produced.
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Phokojwe » Thu Dec 19, 2013 12:38 pm

:hmz: Nyala?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Thu Dec 19, 2013 12:47 pm

Nyala? :(
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Unread postby wildflowergirl » Thu Dec 19, 2013 8:50 pm

Duiker?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Fri Dec 20, 2013 8:00 am

Philip1 wrote:There is no mating season for this smallish Mammal. Gestation lasts for 7 months and 1 offspring is produced.


Clue: Offspring, born pink and hairless. Begin to eat solids at 3 months of age.
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Thu Dec 26, 2013 12:54 am

Aardvark. :D
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Fri Dec 27, 2013 9:03 am

Onewithnature, you are a star. :thumbs_up:

"There is no mating season for the aardvark. Gestation lasts for 7 months and 1 offspring is produced. The young aardvark is born pink and hairless. They remain in the burrow for about two weeks before they accompany their mother outside. The young begin to eat solids at 3 months of age and are weaned in 7 months. They reach sexual maturity at around 2 years of age".
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Sat Dec 28, 2013 2:48 am

:thumbs_up:

Since this quiz suggests revolving mammals ( :lol: ), let me throw in an interesting question that you most likely have never thought about:

Why have mammals in open, relatively-level surface areas (such as plains of the Camdeboo or Karoo, or harder-surfaced desert terrain) never developed wheel systems rather than legs for locomotion? Surely much greater speeds and efficiency of motion (similar to a car) could have been achieved?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 5:21 pm

Rolling resistance on different surfaces. (Soft/Hard)?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Mon Jan 06, 2014 8:10 am

:hmz: One of the things, yes ... what else?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Tue Jan 07, 2014 9:23 am

:? Stopping?
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