Giant Panda Quiz!


The Giant Panda Quiz tests your knowledge of interesting facts about giant pandas and their roles in environmental conservation and international diplomacy.  The quiz has 10 questions.  Your score, correct answers and explanations appear at the end.  Enjoy!

1. True or False: Giant pandas are black and white bears.

2. Where do most of the world’s giant pandas live?

3. About how many giant pandas remain in the wild in China?

4. How big are newborn baby giant pandas?

5. What comprises about 99 percent of a giant panda’s diet?

6. What do giant pandas generally spend 10 to 16 hours per day doing?

7. Which country was the first beneficiary of panda diplomacy (i.e., China’s practice of loaning out pairs of giant pandas)?

8. Which international conservation organization has the giant panda in its logo?

9. What did U.S. President Richard Nixon give to China in return for Chairman Mao Zedong’s gift of a pair of giant pandas, Hsing Hsing and Ling Ling?

10. What day does international giant panda awareness week (PAW) begin?

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