Elk Quiz

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In Europe Elk or "Wapiti" are actually named after Red deer...
True
False

Elk are the third largest species of deer in the world...
True
False - 2nd largest
False - Largest
umm...no clue

Wapiti is actually a __________ Indian name meaning "white rump"
Sioux
Shawnee
Crow
Cherokee

The current North American Elk population is about...
800,000
450,000
300,000
1 million

An experienced bull may gather a harem of up to ____ cows.
20
60
40
100

The average life span of Elk is between ___ and ___ years, topping out at 18 years.
6 and 8
9 and 12
7 and 10
4 and 6

There are actually ___ subspecies of Elk, 2 of which are considered extinct
3
4
6
8

Mature "Bull" Elk average weight is around _______ pounds.
600-675
700-730
850-900
1125-1200

The offspring of a female Elk or "Cow" are called...
fawns
hinds
stags
calves

The vocal apparatus and mating call of the bull Elk is known as...
roaring
bugle
flaming
screaming

The minimun All-Time Typical American Elk score for Boone & Crockett is?
350
360
375
400

Young bulls usually will not get a cow to accept them until they are ___ or ___ years old.
2-3
1-2
3-4
4-5