Test Administrators Certification, Part 1

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Test Administrators Certification, Part 1

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  • 1. 
    What is meant with "origin" when talking about a chameleon species?
    • A. 

      The area, where they are originally from, where they occur naturally

    • B. 

      Breeder from which the animals originate

    • C. 

      Country, the animal was imported from

  • 2. 
    If referring to origin of the animal, we should
    • A. 

      Refer to the exact area where they occur

    • B. 

      Any area laying within the country, they are known occur

    • C. 

      General area where we believe the animal is from

  • 3. 
    A total length is measured as
    • A. 

      The distance of mouth-tip to the tip of tail when the body and tail is stretched

    • B. 

      The distance of mouth tip and the cloacal opening

    • C. 

      The head and body length

  • 4. 
    Average total adult length is
    • A. 

      A length the adult animals of the respective sex reach normally in adulthood

    • B. 

      A length that the animals of both sexes reach when reaching maturity

    • C. 

      A length which is calculated as an average length of all individuals in a species from reaching sexual maturity till death

  • 5. 
    Longevity
    • A. 

      Is maximal recorded age reached by individuals of given species

    • B. 

      Is how long the animals live normally till they die

    • C. 

      Is calculated as an average age reached by longest living 10% individuals of a species

  • 6. 
    The longevity in the 3 commonly kept chameleon species under naturalistic conditions is as a rule
    • A. 

      Longer in captivity than in the wild

    • B. 

      About equal in captivity than in the wild

    • C. 

      Longer in the wild than in captivity

  • 7. 
    The biggest impact on chameleon longevity in the wild have
    • A. 

      Predation, parasites, harsh seasons

    • B. 

      Humans, diseases, drought

    • C. 

      Habitat loss, commercial collecting, pet trade

  • 8. 
    The biggest impact on longevity in captive bred chameleons have
    • A. 

      Wrong, unnatural captive conditions

    • B. 

      Over supplementation

    • C. 

      Stress

  • 9. 
    Ambient temperature is
    • A. 

      The temperature of the air in given space

    • B. 

      Average temperature of different zones in the cage

    • C. 

      Equal to temperature in the middle of the cage

  • 10. 
    Temperature at night in the wild is
    • A. 

      Always lower than at daytime

    • B. 

      Approximately equals the temperature at daytime

    • C. 

      Sometimes lower sometimes higher than the temperature at daytime

  • 11. 
    What temperature is more important for the welfare of a chameleon?
    • A. 

      Daytime and night-time equally important

    • B. 

      Night-time more important than daytime

    • C. 

      Daytime more important than night-time

  • 12. 
    Air humidity
    • A. 

      Is the measure saying how much water vapor is dissolved in the air in per cent

    • B. 

      Is the measure saying how much water vapor in gram is dissolved in one cubic meter of air in per cent

    • C. 

      Is the measure saying how much water can be extracted from the air at freezing point in per cent

  • 13. 
    If you cool down air which has 50% humidity at 28*C to 18*C, the humidity will
    • A. 

      Increase

    • B. 

      Stay same

    • C. 

      Decrease

  • 14. 
    The air humidity in the wild is
    • A. 

      Lower at daytime, higher at night-time

    • B. 

      Lower at night-time, higher at daytime

    • C. 

      Approximately same at daytime and at night-time

  • 15. 
    The air humidity will change after rain the following way
    • A. 

      Increase

    • B. 

      Decrease

    • C. 

      Stay same

  • 16. 
    Low air humidity in combination with cold temperature
    • A. 

      Desiccates

    • B. 

      Hydrates

    • C. 

      Forms dew when near dewpoint

  • 17. 
    High air humidity in combination with hot temperature
    • A. 

      Increases risk of RI

    • B. 

      Initiates sexual activity

    • C. 

      Serves hydration

  • 18. 
    Chameleon food is
    • A. 

      All items that are deliberately eaten for the purpose of nutrition

    • B. 

      All items swallowed and passed through the intestinal tract regardless whether for the purpose of nutrition or not

    • C. 

      Any solid or liquid item swallowed to stomach

  • 19. 
    Chameleon food includes in most species
    • A. 

      Invertebrates and vertebrates, mainly insects

    • B. 

      Insects and vegetables and fruits

    • C. 

      Insects, snails and fruits

  • 20. 
    Is the statement "Chameleons belong to insectovora" true?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes

    • C. 

      Partly yes

  • 21. 
    Feeding on fruits in the would by the chameleons is
    • A. 

      An occasional, unexplained deviation from the rule in very limited number of species

    • B. 

      An integral part of their diet

    • C. 

      Is something, chameleons never do

  • 22. 
    How many species of chameleons feed predominantly on something else than insects?
    • A. 

      No one

    • B. 

      About 10

    • C. 

      Almost all

  • 23. 
    Chameleons feed in the wild on vertebrates
    • A. 

      Readily if they are of swallow able size

    • B. 

      Occasionally as an error

  • 24. 
    The meaning of feeding of vertebrates to chameleons is
    • A. 

      Nutrition, especially as vitamin A source

    • B. 

      Unnecessary nonsense

    • C. 

      Ethically incorrect

  • 25. 
    Feeding adult roaches to chameleons is
    • A. 

      Risky because of high content of uric acid

    • B. 

      Very beneficial and nutritional

    • C. 

      Prohibited because of their toxicity

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