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Only An Animal Expert Can Get A Perfect Score On This Tiger Trivia Quiz

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  1. Correct!
    Wrong!

    They’re unique; it’s true!

    Tiger stripes are like human fingerprints — every pattern is unique. The stripes help to camouflage tigers by breaking up the outline of their bodies and mimicking the shadows of long grass.

    They’re unique; it’s true!
  2. 3,890
    16,740
    48,120
    100,000
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It’s estimated there are only 3,890 tigers currently left in the wild.

    Between 2000 and 2015 alone, at least 1,755 tigers were captured or killed. That’s almost half the current wild tiger population.

    It’s estimated there are only 3,890 tigers currently left in the wild.
  3. China
    Russia
    Kenya
    India
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Tigers are not found in Kenya.

    Tigers are only found in Asia, not in Africa. A century ago, wild tigers roamed freely from present-day Afghanistan to the Korean Peninsula, but these days they’re only found in a mere 13 countries.

    Tigers are not found in Kenya.
  4. Habitat loss
    Poaching
    Climate change
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Poaching is the most immediate threat to the survival of tigers in the wild.

    If a female tiger with cubs is killed or removed, her cubs will likely die without their mother, and the potential for future breeding will be lost.

    Poaching is the most immediate threat to the survival of tigers in the wild.
  5. 34%
    73%
    96%
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The wild tiger population has declined by 96% in the past 100 years.

    Sad thought: If something doesn’t change, one day we might only be able to find tigers in captivity, an art gallery, or in the lyrics of a song. [Source: WWF Fact sheet.]

    The wild tiger population has declined by 96% in the past 100 years.
  6. 5 feet long, 615 pounds
    6 feet long, 720 pounds
    6.5 feet long, 760 pounds
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Tigers can grow up to six feet long and weigh up to 720 pounds.

    That makes them the largest wild cat in the world!

    Tigers can grow up to six feet long and weigh up to 720 pounds.
  7. Correct!
    Wrong!

    The scientific name for a tiger is Panthera tigris.

    Four other big cats also belong to the Panthera genus: the lion (Panthera leo), the jaguar (Panthera onca), the leopard (Panthera pardus), and the snow leopard (Panthera uncia).

    The scientific name for a tiger is Panthera tigris.
  8. ...have an important cultural significance
    ...are poached for use in traditional remedies
    ...are often kept as pets
    …when dead, can be worth thousands of dollars on the black market
    All of the above
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    All of the above are true.

    The sad thing is the illegal tiger trade is fueled by demand. Every part of the tiger, from its skin and bones to its whiskers and teeth, is exploited and used to make products such as medicine, ornamental accessories, and textiles. Today, illegal tiger trade and the wider problem of wildlife trafficking reaches an estimated $23 billion USD per year.

    All of the above are true.

Only An Animal Expert Can Get A Perfect Score On This Tiger Trivia Quiz

You know a teensy bit about tigers.

You know they’re stripy and part of the feline family, but that’s about it. So now is the perfect time to find out a little more.

You know a teensy bit about tigers.
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You know your tigers.

You know they’re endangered, but you hadn’t realized just how dire the situation is. You hate the thought that tigers could die out completely. So here’s how you can help.

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You know a ton about tigers.

You’ve seen a nature doc or two, and you’ve thought a lot about the dangers facing tigers. Hearing about the illegal tiger trade makes you feel uneasy, so why don’t you help stop it? here’s how.

You know a ton about tigers.
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You’re a tiger expert!

You know almost everything there is to know about these magnificent creatures and their terrible plight. You want to make a difference, and you can right here.

You’re a tiger expert!
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