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A female camel is called a
A dromedary camel has
Why do camels have such wide, big feet?
To support their great weight
Because they'd look funny with small feet
To keep them from sinking in the sand
During cooler months, camels sometimes go _____ without drinking.
Name a difference between wild and domestic camels.
Wild camels are smarter.
Wild camels can spit farther.
Wild camels have shorter hair.
Alpacas and llamas were specially bred from
The number of camels in the world is connected to the number of _____ in the world.
city water wells
The word "camel" may come from the word "gamel," which means
"carrying a burden."
Which continent does NOT have camels?
How many eyelids do camels have for each eye?
Some camels can drink as much as _____ at one time.
Dromedaries are found in
hot, flat deserts.
What is the smallest type of camel?
What is the greatest threat to wild camels in the Gobi desert?
They are being shot for food.
Their water holes are being taken over by people.
They are dying at a younger age.
If given a choice, camels prefer to eat
salty plants and thorns.
flowers and stems.
What does a camel store in its hump?
What is one way camels are able to conserve the water in their bodies?
They always stand in the shade.
They keep their mouths closed so their tongues don't dry out.
The don't sweat as much as other animals.
Why are rainstorms a problem for camel owners?
When water is plentiful camels often try to escape.
Camels sink in mud.
Rainwater is unhealthy for camels.
The front teeth of male camels are long and sharp. Why?
Camels use them to tear meat off of prey.
Male camels use them to fight over females.
The front teeth are strictly for show—they make camels look fierce.
Why are camel ears so small?
Camels are deaf.
Small ears make camels look cute.
Large ears would catch sand.
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