Term 2: Online Listening Comprehension #2 – 2nd Audio Recording (Kazakhstan’s Rare Antelope)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why is the saiga antelope important to Kazakhstan?
    • A. 

      It represents the country.

    • B. 

      It is iconic to the country and region.

    • C. 

      People eat the meat of the saiga antelope.

    • D. 

      People have the saiga antelopes as pets in their homes. 

  • 2. 
    The saiga antelope has distinctive bulging eyes, tubular snout, and ___. 
    • A. 

      Perky ears

    • B. 

      Stubby tail

    • C. 

      Spiralled horn

    • D. 

      Unique spotted body

  • 3. 
    How many saiga antelopes are estimated to be dead?
    • A. 

      More than 1,300

    • B. 

      More than 3,000

    • C. 

      More than 30,000

    • D. 

      More than 13,000

  • 4. 
    Who made a visit to the site to determine the cause of the saiga deaths?
    • A. 

      Chief Minister

    • B. 

      Prime Minister

    • C. 

      Regional Governor

    • D. 

      Foreign Governor

  • 5. 
    What baffled the Kazakhstan's government officials?
    • A. 

      There was no sick saida found.

    • B. 

      There were no carcasses to be found.

    • C. 

      There was no active poaching.

    • D. 

      There were no wounds or signs of trauma. 

  • 6. 
    The ___ is regarded as a possible cause for the rapid dying out of the saiga antelopes. 
    • A. 

      Proteobacteria

    • B. 

      Pasteurella bacteria

    • C. 

      Bacillus anthracis

    • D. 

      Pediculushumanus

  • 7. 
    What is one hope that scientists have about the survival chance of saiga antelopes?
    • A. 

      The saiga antelopes cannot die.

    • B. 

      The saiga antelopes reproduce quickly.

    • C. 

      The saiga antelopes are immune to any form of disease.

    • D. 

      The saiga antelopes are not poached by hunters anymore. 

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