Primate Trivia

Primate Trivia

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1.

Three of the following species are "Great Apes". Which is NOT?

Gorilla
Orangutan
Gibbon
Chimpanzee
I don't know
2.

Which of the following primates exhibits Sexual Dimorphism (a marked differences in male and female anatomy and temperament)?

Baboon
Lemur
Chimpanzee
None of the above
I don't know
3.

Which of the following primates made it clear that apes CANNOT learn a spoken language?

Koko
Vicky
Washoe
Lucy
I don't know
4.

Which of the following primates are most similar to humans in their social units?

Chimpanzees
Baboons
Gibbons
Macaques
I don't know
5.

Gorillas live in social troops lead by...

the White Backed Female
the Silver Backed Male
the oldest Female
the fiercest Male
I don't know
6.

The term stereoscopic refers to...

the ability to see depth.
the ability to see color.
the ability to hear high pitched sounds.
the ability to send sub terrain messages.
I don't know
7.

Are primates capable of learning from experience?

Yes
No
I don't know
8.

Jane Goodall is famous for her research at Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania. What primate was she studying there?

Gorillas
Chimpanzees
Baboons
Lemurs
I don't know
9.

The term brachatian refers to...

Tree living primates
Vegetarianism
Under branch swinging
Primate call systems
I don't know
10.

The movie Gorillas in the Mist tells the story of what primatologist?

Dian Fossey
Jane Goodall
Louis Leaky
Sigourney Weaver
I don't know
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