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Deck2: Impala to Zebra
Developed in cooperation with the African Wildlife Foundation, this 2-deck set offers fun facts and trivia about the beautiful animals of Africa – all in a challenging quiz format. Ages: 8 + Move your cursor over the card samples below.
Answer: Its body odor. It’s so bad, predators don’t want to get near it.
Red List: Least Concern
Weight: 330 to 550 lb
Size: 50 in. at the shoulder
Habitat: Savannas, forests
Natural Predators: Hyenas, lions
Life Span: Up to 18 years
Fun Fact: The waterbuck doesn’t actually spend much time in water.
Answer: No stripes on its belly.
Grevy’s Zebra (Mammalia)
Red List: Endangered
Weight: 770 to 990 lb
Size: 50 to 60 in. at the shoulder
Habitat: Grasslands, savannas
Natural Predators: Lions, hyenas
Life Span: Up to 25 years
Concern: The population of the Grevy’s zebra declined by 50%
between 1995 and 2015.
Answer: Aggressive and dangerous
Red List: Vulnerable
Weight: 5,000 to 8,000 lb
Size: 9-14 ft. long; 5 ft. tall
Habitat: Rivers and swamps
Natural Predators: Lions, crocs
Life Span: Up to 50 years
Fun Fact: The hippo is the third-largest land mammal on earth, after elephants and white rhinos.
Deck 1: Aardvark to Hyrax
Read the question. See if you know the answer. Then roll your cursor over the card for the correct answer and more information about the animal.
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