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How Much Do You Know About Alpacas?

Take this quiz to find out!

1. To which animal are alpacas most closely related?

A. Horses
B. Donkeys
C. Camels
D. Cows

2. What do alpacas eat?

A. Pellets
B. Grass
C. Hay
D. All of the Above

3. From which country do alpacas originate?

A. Peru
B. Argentina
C. China
D. Thailand

4. How many natural colours do alpacas have?

A. 22
B. 16
C. 5
D. 1

5. What is the main reason alpacas are raised?

A. Just as pets
B. For their meat
C. For their fibre
D. None of the above

6. Which of the following statements is true?

A. Suris are much more common than huacayas
B. Huacayas have fluffy fibre, suris have smooth/silky fibre
C. Suris are much larger than huacayas
D. None of the above

7. Which of the following statements if true?

A. All alpacas are deaf in one ear
B. All alpacas only have one row of teeth
C. Alpacas have a better sense of smell than dogs
D. None of the above

True or False

8. Alpacas are slightly larger than llamas.

9. Alpacas do not usually spit unless they are threatened or abused.

10. Suris are generally more expensive than huacayas.

Answers:
C
D
A
A
D
B
B
F
T
T

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