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The Easy Quiz (RV) - IPY

Unread post by Imberbe » Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:35 pm

OK, we know all the boffins ... keep out! :naughty: (Present company is just an ignorant Mod.) Newbies ... I will "fire you" once you become too advanced for this quiz! :wink:

This quiz is aimed at the regular guys and galls, who do not have an encyclopaedia hidden in their heads and do not know how to Google! Questions should be every day questions a tourist in one of our parks will ask. Answers ought to be correct ... but short and simple.

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What is a rhinos horn made of?
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Dotty » Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:40 pm

a quiz :shock: and I know an answer :whistle:
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Unread post by Imberbe » Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:43 pm

:dance:
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Unread post by Moira de Swardt » Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:47 pm

Hair?`
I don't get to the Parks nearly often enough, despite two trips to the KNP and one to Golden Gate this year.

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Unread post by Imberbe » Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:51 pm

:clap: Yes, from keratin, the same stuff your hair and finger nails are made of!

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Unread post by Lockie » Tue Jan 05, 2010 8:23 pm

Finally!!! :dance: ...A quiz I may be able to play in....and I did say Maybe :roll:

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Unread post by Moira de Swardt » Tue Jan 05, 2010 8:28 pm

Hmm.

Name (at least) two ways of distinguishing between a cheetah and a leopard.
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Unread post by normana53 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 8:56 pm

Body shape and coloring/spots
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Unread post by Lockie » Tue Jan 05, 2010 9:29 pm

:hmz: ...I'll go with longer leg length and rosettes on Cheetah vs. spots

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Unread post by Moira de Swardt » Tue Jan 05, 2010 9:43 pm

normana53 wrote:Body shape and coloring/spots


Well done Normana. You were first. Cheetah's also have tear marks on their faces.

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Unread post by Lockie » Tue Jan 05, 2010 9:51 pm

:shock: ...dodged that one....didn't see it was a revolving quiz :doh:

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Unread post by Lionspoon » Tue Jan 05, 2010 10:33 pm

*tag*

I'm in and hopefully know some answers. :roll:
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Unread post by normana53 » Wed Jan 06, 2010 2:08 am

OK, I'm it so.....
What color are Hyena droppings and why?
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Unread post by Lionspoon » Wed Jan 06, 2010 5:29 pm

It is white (or white'ish) as it contains lots of calcium which is due to the fact that hyenas are able to digest bones as well. :hmz:
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by normana53 » Wed Jan 06, 2010 6:14 pm

Lionspoon,
Quite Right! You're it!
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