Trivia Quiz: What Do You Know About Tropical Rainforest?

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Trivia Quiz: What Do You Know About Tropical Rainforest?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How big is the Amazon rainforest?
    • A. 

      3 million square kilometress

    • B. 

      5 and half million square kilometres

    • C. 

      5 hectares

    • D. 

      3 acres

  • 2. 
    The Amazon Rainforest is in northern South America: 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The Amazon Rainforest is:
    • A. 

      A moist broad leaf rainforest

    • B. 

      The largest rainforest in the world

    • C. 

      Also known as the 'Lungs of the Planet'

  • 4. 
    For how many years have tropical rainforests been around?
    • A. 

      A million years

    • B. 

      90 million years

    • C. 

      55 million years

    • D. 

      100000 years

  • 5. 
    The highest layer of a rainforest is the canopy layer. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which layer of the rainforest is the lowest?
    • A. 

      The Undergrowth

    • B. 

      The Canopy Layer

    • C. 

      The Emergent Layer

    • D. 

      The Understory

  • 7. 
    To what height do most of the trees in the Amazon Rainforest grow to?
    • A. 

      5 metres

    • B. 

      100 metres

    • C. 

      500 metres

    • D. 

      130 metres

  • 8. 
    What animal are the rainforests in Borneo famous for?
    • A. 

      Crocodiles

    • B. 

      Orangutans

    • C. 

      Toucans

    • D. 

      Poison-Arrow Frogs

  • 9. 
    What is the largest threat to rainforests?
    • A. 

      Mining

    • B. 

      Deforestation

    • C. 

      Tourism

    • D. 

      Pollution

  • 10. 
    Half of the Amazon Rainforest may disappear by 2040.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What creature can support a miniature environment for aquatic creatures?
    • A. 

      A Toucan

    • B. 

      A Bromeliad

    • C. 

      A Monkey

    • D. 

      A Tree

  • 12. 
    There are at least 1400 species of plants in the Amazon Rainforest. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    How much of the Amazon Rainforest is being deforested each year?
    • A. 

      2.2 square kilometres

    • B. 

      10 square kilometres

    • C. 

      2.2 hectares

    • D. 

      10 hectares

  • 14. 
    Which rainforest has the highest canopy in the world?
    • A. 

      The Daintree Rainforest

    • B. 

      Borneo Rainforest

    • C. 

      The Amazon Rainforest

    • D. 

      Congo River Basin Rainforest

  • 15. 
    Only a quarter of the world's species of animals and plants are found in rainforests.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False