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Re: No-Kudu-Horns Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby normana53 » Tue Aug 07, 2012 10:39 pm

Now that I am a horned one, I will just silently watch and learn from the great questions that alway are asked on this quiz!
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Unread postby Sleepyowl21 » Wed Aug 08, 2012 6:58 am

:think: I'm tempted to say the common house or cape sparrow because of the number I see everyday, but I think it's actually the red-quella because of the size of their flocks and their speedy reproduction?
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Unread postby Toddy » Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:50 pm

According to that wonderful font of all knowledge, Google, the red- billed quelea is not only Africa's most numerous bird but in fact the worlds most numerous bird. So Sleepyowl21 looks like you were right :clap: :clap: unless Roan had something else in mind.

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Unread postby Sleepyowl21 » Tue Aug 14, 2012 4:45 pm

Thanks toddy and welcome to the no kudu-horns club. Roan seems to be MIA :hmz: but I'll take the praise and invite you to ask a question :D
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Re: No-Kudu-Horns Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Toddy » Wed Aug 15, 2012 12:02 pm

Okay as I have been away for a while I can only start with an easy one.
What is the most noticeable difference between an East African and Southern African leopard?

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Unread postby Sleepyowl21 » Thu Aug 16, 2012 6:59 am

They differ in the shape of their spots (or rosettes) the East African's are round while the Souther African's tend to be more square shaped.
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Unread postby Bushbarmy » Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:18 pm

the shape of their spots. East Africa are more circular but square in southern
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Re: No-Kudu-Horns Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Roan » Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:01 pm

Sorry guys. :redface:
Things are a bit hectic since I got back from Kruger. Well done Sleepy :clap:
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Re: No-Kudu-Horns Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Toddy » Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:05 am

Both Sleepy and Bushbarmy are correct, well done. Your chance Sleepy.

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Re: No-Kudu-Horns Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Sleepyowl21 » Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:00 pm

:think: Ok here's an easy one in the weekend spirit ;) What physical characteristic of a male lion is used to tell its age and how is it used?
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Unread postby Sleepyowl21 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:59 pm

:hmz: calling all no-kudu horners come in come in? :hmz:
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Unread postby Roan » Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:01 pm

Hi Sleepy.
The mane, but i've also read that the teeth are used. :hmz:
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Unread postby Sleepyowl21 » Sun Aug 26, 2012 10:15 am

:thumbs_up: well done roan :clap: the mane is what I was looking for. The darker the mane the older the lion. Haven't heard about the teeth :hmz: You're it! :clap:
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Unread postby Roan » Mon Aug 27, 2012 8:05 pm

Ok. Easy one.
Which African antelope has the loudest alarm call?
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Re: No-Kudu-Horns Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Sleepyowl21 » Mon Aug 27, 2012 9:30 pm

OOooooo OOooooo I know this one! :think: :hmz: Could it be the Kudu? :big_eyes:
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