Quarter of Mammals Face Extinction

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1. An endangered animal is an animal present in such small numbers that it is at risk of extinction.
true false

2. A species is:
a. a type of rare plant that is endangered.
b. a classification of plants, animals or birds that have the same main.
c. all mammals that are endangered.

3. Amount of mammals that face extinction within the next 30 years:
a. 1/2
b. 1/3
c. 1/4

4. If something vanishes forever, it:
a. makes a comeback the following year.
b. disappears infinitely.
c. never leaves your sight.

5. All of the following species face extinction except:
a. the black rhinoceros
b. Siberian tiger
c. Phillipine eagle
d. the American house cat.

6. If something continues to operate with "ever-increasing intensity" it:
a. continues with out change.
b. increases more and more.
c. cost alot of money to run.

7. Enroachment is another way of saying:
a. taking another's possessions or rights gradually.
b. removing inhabitants from protected rain forests.
c. placing endangered species in protected environments.

8. Wetlands are charactized by
a. lowlands saturated by moisture.
b. dry sand and high winds.
c. mountainous areas and often cold temperatures.

9. A settlement in this text is:
a. an understanding reached.
b. a small community.
c. a region in the wilderness.

10. If you rectify something, you correct it.
true false

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