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The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by Phokojwe » Mon Jan 13, 2014 3:12 pm

Why do mice gnaw constantly?
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Unread post by Philip1 » Thu Jan 16, 2014 8:15 am

To keep their teeth sharp.
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Thu Jan 16, 2014 1:32 pm

Philip1 wrote:To keep their teeth sharp.

agree. also it's a way to keep their teeth from growing too long and too much, much like we file our nails.
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by Phokojwe » Fri Jan 17, 2014 9:47 am

wildflowergirl :thumbs_up:

Their teeth grow continuously and they need a mechanism to keep their teeth in shape
The front incisors of rodents never stop growing, In fact, continuously growing front teeth is a trait shared by all rodents.

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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Mon Jan 20, 2014 2:34 pm

Thanks Phokojwe. :D


Q: Name a tree (or a few, if you like) that you should not plant in a parking lot area, and the reason why.
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Unread post by Heksie » Mon Jan 20, 2014 8:45 pm

Any fruit bearing tree as the birds would feast on it and the cars parked underneath it will be decorated with bird...uhm...pooh :tongue:
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Unread post by jaytea » Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:18 am

Sausage tree- damage from falling 'sausages'!
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:21 am

jaytea wrote:Sausage tree- damage from falling 'sausages'!


That was what I was thinking of. That and thorn-trees. you don't want a thorn in your tyres.... :D

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Unread post by jaytea » Wed Jan 22, 2014 8:28 am

How do you distinguish a side striped jackal from a black backed jackal?
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by Phokojwe » Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:00 pm

Black Backed Jackal has a saddle of long dark hair on its back and has a black tipped tail.
Side Striped Jackal does not have the dark saddle of blackish hair on the back and has a white tip to its tail.
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Unread post by jaytea » Wed Jan 22, 2014 5:06 pm

Phokojwe :thumbs_up:
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by Phokojwe » Thu Jan 23, 2014 4:11 pm

How many sets of molars does an elephant have in its lifetime?
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by jaytea » Fri Jan 24, 2014 8:31 am

6 sets of molars?
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by Phokojwe » Mon Jan 27, 2014 11:07 am

jaytea :thumbs_up:
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Re: The easy quiz (RV)

Unread post by jaytea » Tue Jan 28, 2014 7:29 am

Great!


Which animal has the shorter gestation period and why?
Rhino or hippo?
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