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Ch 10: Family Rhinocerotidae

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Let us help you review the animals included in the family Rhinocerotidae with help from this informative chapter. Our lessons are followed by short, multiple-choice quizzes that you can use to see if you're ready to take an important test or move on to other topics or lessons.

Family Rhinocerotidae - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this fun chapter introduce you to the animals who make up family Rhinocerotidae. Information about the habitat, conservation, adaptations and some facts about the Black Rhinoceros, Indian Rhinoceros, Sumatran Rhinoceros and more are included in this chapter. Access these lessons and quizzes at any time on your mobile phone, tablet or computer for easy and flexible study. If you need help with these topics, you can reach out to one of our instructors for assistance. After completing this chapter, you should be ready to:

  • Describe the different kinds of Black Rhinoceroses, as well as their population and habitat
  • Differentiate between the Southern White and Northern White Rhinoceros
  • Explain the population of the White Rhinoceros
  • Detail the conservation efforts surrounding the Indian Rhinoceros
  • Give some facts about the Sumatran Rhinoceros
  • Outline the population and conservation of the Sumatran Rhinoceros

6 Lessons in Chapter 10: Family Rhinocerotidae
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Black Rhinoceros: Habitat, Population & Adaptations

1. Black Rhinoceros: Habitat, Population & Adaptations

In this lesson you'll learn about the black rhinoceros. We'll look at its current habitat and population, as well as some ways that this species has adapted to its environment.

White Rhinoceros Types: Southern White & Northern White

2. White Rhinoceros Types: Southern White & Northern White

The white rhinoceros is one of five rhino species and has two subspecies of its own. In this lesson, you'll learn about the two different types of white rhino, where they live, and what they eat.

White Rhinoceros: Population, Habitat & Facts

3. White Rhinoceros: Population, Habitat & Facts

One of the few endangered species making a comeback, the white rhinoceros is a success story for conservationists. Here, we'll learn about the conservation of white rhinos, their habitat, their appearance, and their lifestyle.

Indian Rhinoceros: Habitat, Facts & Conservation

4. Indian Rhinoceros: Habitat, Facts & Conservation

The Indian rhinoceros is a unique and fascinating animal. In this lesson we'll take a look at its habitat, as well as some interesting facts, and conservation efforts that are underway.

Sumatran Rhinoceros: Habitat, Facts & Adaptations

5. Sumatran Rhinoceros: Habitat, Facts & Adaptations

In this lesson you will learn some interesting facts about the critically endangered Sumatran rhino, including its habitat and some adaptations it has that help it survive.

Sumatran Rhino: Population & Conservation

6. Sumatran Rhino: Population & Conservation

In this lesson, you will learn about the critically endangered Sumatran rhino, particularly its current population status and efforts toward conservation of the species.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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