Tropical Rainforests Quiz

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The tropics are named after two constellations. They both begin with 'c'. Name the one which belongs to the northern circle of latitude
Cancer
Name the other constellation i.e. one that belongs to the southern circle of latitude
Capricorn
How many continents does the equator cross?
3
How many metres of rain does the rainforest have?
2
What is this in millimetres?
2000
What is the top layer of the rainforest called?
Emergents
What is the layer under the top layer called?
Canopy
What is the second layer from the bottom called?
Under canopy
What is the bottom layer called?
Shrub layer / forest floor
In which layer of the rainforest are butterflies found?
Emergents
In which layer of the rainforest are red-eyed tree frogs found?
Under canopy
In which layer of the rainforest are leopards found?
Under canopy
In which layer of the rainforest are toucans found?
Canopy
In which layer are giant anteaters found?
Shrub layer / Forest floor
In which layer are bats found?
Emergents
In which layer are treefrogs found?
Canopy
In which layer are jaguars found?
Under canopy
In which layer are snakes found?
Canopy
In which layer are monkeys found?
Emergents
In which layer are eagles found?
Emergents
The tallest trees in the top layer can reach how high in feet?
200
How far can the trunks of the trees in the top layer measure up to in feet?
16
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Which layer is the primary layer of the rainforest? Name it
Canopy
In which layer can do the trees seldom reach 12 feet?
Under canopy
In which layer is there hardly any sunlight?
Shrub layer / forest floor
What percent of Earth is a tropical rainforest?
3
How much sunlight reaches the forest floor? Name a number out of 100
2
How many species of tree are there in a hectare?
250
This is more than 10% of which country?
United Kingdom
How much does the macaranga tree grow in a year? Give in metres
8
How long does it take for trees to fill a gap in the rainforest? Give in years
4
How lond do Hardwood trees live? Give in years
200
Which layer has the most animals?
Canopy
What do the gliding tree frog use their feet for?
a parachute
What percent of insects live in jungles? Name a number out of 100
80
Which rainforest has been explored the least? (Hint - named after a river in Africa)
The Congo
Armadillos have a sense of super smell that can find ants from how far away? (Hint - plural of 'hundred')
Hundreds
Blossom bats like to eat pollen and what else?
Nectar
What do the bats do when food is scarce?
Hibernate
How long are Mouse Lemurs in cm?
10
The Giraffe Weevil has a long neck which can grow up to how long in cm?
2.5
Deforestation has been reduced by how many percent in Brazil since 2004? Give a number out of 100
75
How much carbon emission has been reduced in Brazil since 2004? Name a number out of 100
56
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