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  What do you know about apes?
Updated 12 January 2004, 10.51
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What percentage of genes do humans and chimpanzees share?
  A: 38.6%
  B: 68.6%
  C: 98.6%
Which is the only Great Ape living outside Africa?
  A: Orang-utan
  B: Mountain gorilla
  C: Chimpanzee
Which of the following is NOT an ape?
  A: Barbary ape
  B: Pigmy chimpanzee
  C: Lowland gorilla
Which ape is known as the 'old man of the forest'?
  A: Chimpanzee
  B: Orang-utan
  C: Mountain gorilla
What makes up the main part of an Orang-utan's diet?
  A: Insects
  B: Fruit
  C: Nuts
How long do chimpanzees live?
  A: 10-20 years
  B: 20-30 years
  C: 40-50 years
How long do chimpanzees carry their babies for?
  A: Three months
  B: Six months
  C: Eight months
Orang-utan numbers have plummeted by what percentage in the past century, according to the WWF?
  A: 71%
  B: 81%
  C: 91%
What is the average gap between pregnancies for an orang-utan?
  A: Two years
  B: Eight years
  C: Fifteen years
How many orang-utans are left on the planet, according to the WWF?
  A: 20,000
  B: 30,000
  C: 40,000


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