endangered species

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 15 January, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 15 January, 2008, 12:00am


Answer the following questions. To test your memory, try answering without referring to the text. If you can't remember the details, read the piece again.

8. Wild orang-utans live in:

a. Sumatra and Borneo

b. Borneo and Java

c. Borneo, Java and Sumatra

9. Orang-utans are members of which family?

a. great ape

b. ape

c. monkey

10. Orang-utan trafficking has been illegal for:

a. 30 years

b. 70 years

c. 100 years

11. Orang-utans share more than:

a. 66 per cent of our DNA

b. 75 per cent of our DNA

c. 97 per cent of our DNA

12. Orang-utans can live up to:

a. 40 years

b. 60 years

c. 80 years

13. Orang-utans are nicknamed:

a. great forest apes

b. man's best friend

c. man of the forest


8. a; 9. a; 10. b; 11. c; 12. b; 13. c



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