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What is the Class of Hippopotamus ?

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Artiodactyla

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The hippopotamus is a

Frugivores mammal
Herbivorous mammal
Folivores mammal
Granivores mammal

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What is the rank of hippopotamus in terms of largest land mammal ?

1st
2nd
3rd
4th

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After the elephant and rhinoceros, the hippopotamus is the third largest land mammal

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What is the average weights for adult females hippopotamuses ?

1,300-1,500 kg
1,500–1,700 kg
1,700-1,900 kg
1,900-2,200 kg

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What is the thickness of skin for hippopotamuses ?

1 inch
3 inch
6 inch
9 inch

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What is the average lifespan age of Hippopotamus ?

60-70 years
50-60 years
40-50 years
30-40 years

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What is the longest living/lived age record for Hippopotamus ?

49 years
52 years
55 years
61 years

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It was a German Hippo called Tanga who lived for 61 years.

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In which year the hippopotamuses was first introduced into a zoo ?

1828
1850
1878
1902

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The date was May 25, 1850, when the first hippo was introduced in London Zoo.

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What is the gestation period of hippopotamus ?

5 months
6 months
7 months
8 months

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Female hippos reach sexual maturity at five to six years of age and have a gestation period of 8 months

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How many species of Hippopotamus exists today ?

1
2
3
4

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The common hippopotamus and the pygmy hippopotamus are the two species.

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