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  Deserts
Updated 06 August 2002, 15.58
Desert quiz
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Deserts cover how much of the Earth's surface?
  A: One fifth
  B: One third
  C: One half
What is the largest desert in the world?
  A: Sahara
  B: Gobi
  C: Mojave
Camels are desert animals, but what are their humps for?
  A: To store food
  B: To carry babies
  C: To shelter them from the sun
Deserts typically have how much rain each year?
  A: One inch
  B: Five inches
  C: 10 inches
True or false - some deserts are cold?
  A: True
  B: False


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