What Do You Know About The Male Asian Elephant

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What Do You Know About The Male Asian Elephant

The Asiatic or Asia elephant is the only living species of the genus Elephas and is distributed in Southeast Aisa from India and Nepal in the west to the east. Take a qui and learn more about this elephant


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  • 1. 
    The three subspecies are recognized as E.m Maximus and?
    • A. 

      E.m Indicus

    • B. 

      E.m. sumatranus

    • C. 

      Elephas (

    • D. 

      A and B only

  • 2. 
    Asia Elephant have been labeled endangered species since?
    • A. 

      1993

    • B. 

      1987

    • C. 

      1985

    • D. 

      1986

  • 3. 
    The last population has declined to at least 50 percent over the last three generations, estimated to be?
    • A. 

      60-70 years

    • B. 

      50-60 years

    • C. 

      30-54 years

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    The Asian elephant is primarily threatened by loss of
    • A. 

      Habitat

    • B. 

      Degradation

    • C. 

      Fragmentation

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    In 2003, the wild population was estimated at between?
    • A. 

      49,410 and 50,354

    • B. 

      22,410 and 55,354

    • C. 

      47,410 and 55,354

    • D. 

      41,410 and 52,354

  • 6. 
    What is the lifespan of a female elephant in semi-natural surroundings?
    • A. 

      60 years

    • B. 

      35 years

    • C. 

      45 years

    • D. 

      68 years

  • 7. 
    Asia elephants die at a much younger age due to high?
    • A. 

      Poaching rate

    • B. 

      Morbidity date

    • C. 

      Death rate

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Generally, the Asian elephant is smaller than the?
    • A. 

      African elephant

    • B. 

      Europe elephant

    • C. 

      America elephant

    • D. 

      Indonesia Elephant

  • 9. 
    The average shoulder height of females is 2.4m and average weight is?
    • A. 

      2.7 tons

    • B. 

      2.6 tons

    • C. 

      3.0 tons

    • D. 

      2.5 tons

  • 10. 
    The largest bull elephant ever recorded was shot by the Maharajah of Susang in the Garo Hill of?
    • A. 

      Telugu India

    • B. 

      Bombay India

    • C. 

      Delhi India

    • D. 

      Assam India