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100

What does "Hippopotamus" mean in Ancient Greek?

River Horse

100

What continent is the Serengeti located in?

Africa

100

What time of day is the coolest in the Serengeti?

Night/early morning

200

Are Hippos the 1st, 3rd, 5th, or 7th largest land animal?

3rd

200

What country is the Serengeti located in?

Tanzania

200

What is the summer in the Serengeti known as?

The dry season

300
On average, how much does a Hippo weigh in pounds?

3,000

300

What is the largest lake closest to the Serengeti?

Lake Victoria

300

How many rainy periods are there in a year?

2

400

What preys on Hippos?

Hyenas and Lions

400

The Serengeti is home to the world’s largest movement of animals, often called the "____ ________"

Great Migration

400

The southeast area is ____ (drier/wetter), and the northwest area is _____ (drier/wetter)

drier, wetter

500

What are the Hippos closest living genetic relatives?

Whales and dolphins

500

Approximately how many miles long is the Serengeti?

100 miles

500

The average temperature year-round is in the ____'s (degrees Fahrenheit)

60's (degrees Fahrenheit)

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