What Do You Know About Plougshare Tortoise (Aka Angonoka)?

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What Do You Know About Plougshare Tortoise (Aka Angonoka)? - Quiz

The Plougshare Tortoise is a highly domed spies of tortoise which alias is know to be called Angonoka. How much do you know about this specy of tortoise. Learn more with this short quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What country is this Tortoise species endemic to?

    • A.

      Egypt

    • B.

      Japan

    • C.

      Madagascar

    • D.

      Ireland

    Correct Answer
    C. Madagascar
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Madagascar. This means that the species of tortoise being referred to is found exclusively in Madagascar.

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  • 2. 

    What other is this species of tortoise known to have apart from angonoka?

    • A.

      Wild Tortoise

    • B.

      Madagascar Tortoise

    • C.

      Early Tortoise

    • D.

      Inhibited Tortoise

    Correct Answer
    B. Madagascar Tortoise
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Madagascar Tortoise. The species of tortoise mentioned in the question is known to have another name, which is Madagascar Tortoise.

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  • 3. 

    When was the Plougshare Tortoise  first described exactly?

    • A.

      1885

    • B.

      1890

    • C.

      1933

    • D.

      1954

    Correct Answer
    A. 1885
    Explanation
    The Plougshare Tortoise was first described in 1885.

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  • 4. 

    What is the estimated weight of a male Plougshare Tortoise ?

    • A.

      2.5kg

    • B.

      3.5kg

    • C.

      8.6kg

    • D.

      10.3kg

    Correct Answer
    D. 10.3kg
    Explanation
    The estimated weight of a male Plougshare Tortoise is 10.3kg.

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  • 5. 

    ​​​​​​Is this species of Tortoise tagged "Endangered"?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    • C.

      Undecided

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. Yes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Yes" because the question asks whether the species of tortoise is tagged as "Endangered." If the species is labeled as endangered, it means that it is at a high risk of extinction in the wild. Therefore, the correct answer is "Yes" indicating that the species of tortoise is indeed tagged as "Endangered."

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  • 6. 

    What state of bamboo leaves do they eat?

    • A.

      Dead state

    • B.

      Living state

    • C.

      Fresh state

    • D.

      Dried state

    Correct Answer
    A. Dead state
    Explanation
    Bamboo leaves are typically consumed by animals in their dead state. This is because bamboo leaves contain high levels of silica, making them tough and difficult to digest when they are alive or fresh. However, when the leaves are dead, the silica content decreases, making them more palatable and easier to consume. Therefore, animals prefer to eat bamboo leaves in their dead state.

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  • 7. 

    Plougshare Tortoise  eats the dried feaces of what animal precisely?

    • A.

      Bear

    • B.

      Antelopes

    • C.

      BushPigs

    • D.

      Deer

    Correct Answer
    C. BushPigs
    Explanation
    The Ploughshare Tortoise eats the dried feces of BushPigs. This means that the Ploughshare Tortoise has a diet that includes the dried feces of BushPigs.

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  • 8. 

    What are the major predators of Plougshare Tortoise's eggs and infants?

    • A.

      Bear

    • B.

      Buffalo

    • C.

      Snakes

    • D.

      Bush Pigs

    Correct Answer
    D. Bush Pigs
    Explanation
    Bush pigs are major predators of Plougshare Tortoise's eggs and infants. They are known to raid the nests and feed on the eggs, posing a significant threat to the survival of the species. Their strong sense of smell helps them locate the nests, and their opportunistic feeding behavior makes them efficient predators. Additionally, bush pigs are known to prey on young tortoises, further impacting their population.

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  • 9. 

    At what exactly does a Plougshare Tortoise  becomes sexually matured?

    • A.

      2 years

    • B.

      5 years

    • C.

      10 years

    • D.

      15 years

    Correct Answer
    D. 15 years
    Explanation
    The Plougshare Tortoise becomes sexually matured at 15 years of age. This means that they are able to reproduce and produce offspring at this age. It takes a significant amount of time for them to reach this stage of maturity, which suggests that they have a long lifespan and a slow rate of development.

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  • 10. 

    What is the colour of a Plougshare Tortoise's shell?

    • A.

      Sand brown

    • B.

      Light Brown

    • C.

      Dark Brown

    • D.

      Golden brown

    Correct Answer
    B. Light Brown
    Explanation
    The Plougshare Tortoise's shell is light brown in color. This is a characteristic feature of this species, and it helps them blend in with their natural habitat. The light brown coloration provides camouflage, allowing them to hide and protect themselves from predators.

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