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Panda quiz

Panda in a tree in its natural habitat.

Panda quiz

A five-minute quiz to test you on everything there is to know about pandas!

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A giant panda in its natural habitat.

What do giant pandas eat?

  

Meat
Plants
Plants & meat
Fish

Panda eating bamboo in its natural habitat.

Yes, you're right!

About 99 percent of giant panda's diet is bamboo, bamboo, and more bamboo. However, they've been known to occasionally eat small rodents such as pikas too.

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Panda eating bamboo in its natural habitat.

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About 99 percent of giant panda's diet is bamboo, bamboo, and more bamboo. However, they've been known to occasionally eat small rodents such as pikas too.

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A giant panda drinking water from a small pond.

How do pandas stay hydrated?

They drink water from sink
They drink from rivers and streams
They catch rain water
They eat snow

A giant panda near a small pond

Yes, you're right!

Pandas stay hydrated by drinking water from rivers and streams. During the winter, when the water freezes, pandas will even smash through the ice to get a drink!

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A giant panda near a small pond

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Pandas stay hydrated by drinking water from rivers and streams. During the winter, when the water freezes, pandas will even smash through the ice to get a drink!

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A giant panda munching on its favourite food bamboo.

How many times a day do pandas poo?

   

1
10
50
100
1
10
50
100

A black and white giant panda enjoys eating his favourite food

Yes, you're right!

A panda can go around 50 times a day! The huge amount of bamboo in their diet is high in fiber - a substance that makes you poop regularly!

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A black and white giant panda enjoys eating his favourite food

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A panda can go around 50 times a day! The huge amount of bamboo in their diet is high in fiber - a substance that makes you poop regularly!

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A black and white giant panda is climbing a tree in its natural environment

Giant pandas have a special bone that extends from their wrist. What's it called?

Pseudo-toe
Pseudo-finger
Pseudo-knuckle
Pseudo-thumb

A giant panda chewing on his favourite food bamboo

Yes, you're right!

Giant pandas have a special bone that extends from their wrists called a pseudo-thumb. It helps them to grip the bamboo they're eating.

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A giant panda chewing on his favourite food bamboo

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Giant pandas have a special bone that extends from their wrists called a pseudo-thumb. It helps them to grip the bamboo they're eating.

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A group of giant pandas in their natural habitat

How long do pandas spend eating every day?

    

4 hours
8 hours
12 hours
22 hours
4 hours
8 hours
12 hours
22 hours

A cute panda relaxing in the wilderness

Yes, you're right!

Pandas spend about 12 hours a day eating, gobbling up to 83 pounds (38kgs) of bamboo. That's like 332 burgers!

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A cute panda relaxing in the wilderness

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Pandas spend about 12 hours a day eating, gobbling up to 83 pounds (38kgs) of bamboo. That's like 332 burgers!

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A cute panda cub looking into the camera

What is a baby panda called?

Tadpole
Cub
Calf
Pup

A sleeping panda on a tree in the wilderness

Yes, you're right!

A baby panda is called a cub.

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A sleeping panda on a tree in the wilderness

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A baby panda is called a cub.

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A giant panda sleeping in a bamboo tree

How many pandas usually live together?

One
Two
Six
Twelve

A giant panda is hugging a tree in its natural habitat

Yes, you're right!

Giant pandas are solitary, meaning they usually live by themselves.

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A giant panda is hugging a tree in its natural habitat

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Giant pandas are solitary, meaning they usually live by themselves.

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Giant panda marking its territory

What do pandas look like when they're born?

   

Small & pink
Small & pink
Small & pink with white spots
Small & pink with white spots
Small & black with white spots
Small & black with white spots
Small & white with black spots
Small & white with black spots

A giant panda relaxing on a tree in the wilderness

Yes, you're right!

Cubs are small and pink when they're born. They develop their black and white fur at about 25 days old and open their eyes six to eight weeks after birth.

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A giant panda relaxing on a tree in the wilderness

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Cubs are small and pink when they're born. They develop their black and white fur at about 25 days old and open their eyes six to eight weeks after birth.

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A sleeping panda on a tree in its natural habitat

How many pandas live in the wild?

   

100
500
1,000
10,000
100
500
1,000
10,000

Black and white panda looking down from a tree in his natural habitat

Yes, you're right!

The last offcial count found 1,864 pandas living in the wild. That's good news: In 2016, pandas were downgraded from endangered to vulnerable by the IUCN.

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Black and white panda looking down from a tree in his natural habitat

Oops – wrong answer!

The last offcial count found 1,864 pandas living in the wild. That's good news: In 2016, pandas were downgraded from endangered to vulnerable by the IUCN.

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A black and white giant panda chewing on bamboo

About 99 percent of a panda's diet is bamboo. How many species of bamboo are there?

10
100
500
More than 1,000

Bamboo trees in a bamboo forest

Yes, you're right!

There are over a 1,000 species of bamboo. Pandas eat as meany as 60 different kinds but are thought to prefer about 27 of those.

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Bamboo trees in a bamboo forest

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There are over a 1,000 species of bamboo. Pandas eat as meany as 60 different kinds but are thought to prefer about 27 of those.

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