Q.1. Nandu is an _____.
Ans. Nandu is an elephant.
Q.2. Who is the leader of elephant herd?
(a) Oldest male
(b) Oldest female
(c) Young female
(d) Young male
Q.3. Elephants like to play in _____ and _____.
Ans. Elephants like to play in mud and water.
Q.4. What are the external teeth of the elephant is called?
(c) Pre Molars
Q.5. When Nandu woke up, he was in a grey forest. (True/False)
Ans. The given statement is false. When Nandu woke up he was not in the grey forest.
Q.6. What does the baby elephants like doing the most in the jungle?
Ans. Baby elephants like to play in the water in the jungle.
Q.7. Male elephants live in the herd till the age of:-
(a) 10 years
(b) 15 years
(c) 12 years
(d) 20 years
Q.8. What is the function of big ears of the elephant?
Ans. The big ears of elephant works like a fan. Flapping the big ears keep the elephants cool.
Q.9. What is the approximate weight of adult elephant?
(c) 300 kg
(d) 500 kg
Q.10. Why did Amma gently pushed Nandu towards the water?
Ans. Amma gently pushed Nandu towards the water as she wants Nandu to play in the water.
Q.11. Who are the members of an elephant herd?
Ans. 10 - 12 Female elephants and baby elephants (both male and female) are the members of an elephant herd.
Q.12. When does the male member of the herd leave the herd?
Ans. When the male member becomes 13-14 years old, he leaves the herd.
Q.13. Why do animals move in herds?
Ans. Animals move in herds in search of food.
Q.14. How much of leaves can an elephant eat in one day?
Ans. In one day an elephant can eat more than 100kgs of leaves and twigs.
Q.15. _____ is the oldest in this herd of elephants.
Ans. Nani ma is the oldest in this herd of elephants.
Q.16. Nandu is the oldest elephant in the herd. (True/False)
Ans. The given statement is false. Nandu is the youngest elephant in the herd.
Q.17. What does the member of herd do after reaching to the jungle?
Ans. The members of the herdspreads out and eat their favorite leaves and twigs as they reach to the jungle. After that, they moved to the river and play in the water. The mother elephants lay down in water and mud on the river bank.
Q.18. For how long does the elephant sleep in a day?
Ans. The elephant sleep for 2 to 4 hours a day.
Q.19. What is the age and weight of Nandu?
Ans. Nandu was three months old and he weighs 200kg.
Q.20. What happened when Nandu reached close to water?
Ans. When Nandu reached close to the water a strong fountain of water fell on his head and he sot wet.
Q.21. Who is the leader of an elephant herd?
Ans. The oldest female elephant in the herd is the leader of an elephant herd.
Q.22. What are animal herds?
Ans. When animals live in groups, it is called animal herds.
Q.23. Apart from elephants, name other animals that live in forests?
Ans. Apart from elephants, the other animals that are found in the forest are lions, tigers, monkeys, snakes, deer etc.
Q.24. Apart from elephants, name the animals that live in herds.
Ans. Apart from elephants, the animals that live in herds are ants, lions, wolf, penguins etc.