Madagascar questions This is a list of recently added questions about Madagascar. What is the capital city of Madagascar?Antananarivo served as capital of Madagascar well before the French colonization of the island. It was the seat of Radama I, who was considered the King of Madagascar by European diplomats in the early XIXth century.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 78% AntananarivoAntananarivo5394NaypyidawNaypyidaw329MogadishuMogadishu734MbabaneMbabane454Eastern Africa riddles » What animal is that?Aye-aye. The classification of the aye-aye has been debated since its discovery. It was first classified as rodent, and as a squirel. However, the aye-aye is also similar to felines in its head shape, eyes, ears and nostrils. Molecular tests had shown it belongs to the lemurs superfamily.Created by: Monica Stillerhard 59% howler monkeyhowler monkey1942macaquemacaque1632capuchin monkeycapuchin monkey1057aye-ayeaye-aye6833animals of East Africa riddles » Where do aye-ayes live?In Madagascar. The aye-aye is a lemur. Like all other lemurs, it is native to Madagascar.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% in Central Americain Central America699in Indonesiain Indonesia1311in Australiain Australia1425in Madagascarin Madagascar7560East Africa riddles » This photo was taken in Madagascar. What are these grand trees?Baobabs. These large trees are the only remnants of the tropical forest that once grown in the area. The baobabs were simply too large and tough to be cleared without mechanical tools. The tree can grow up to nearly 100 feet (30 m) tall and 35 feet (11 m) wide.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 87% acaciasacacias640baobabsbaobabs10963cypressescypresses742figsfigs230trees riddles » What is the main purpose for baobab to have such thick trunk?Water storage. The swollen trunk of the baobab tree can store as much as 31,700 gallons (120,000 l) of water to endure harsh drought conditions. Indigenous Australians used baobabs as a source of water.Created by: life-o-holiceasy 79% water storagewater storage19629fire resistancefire resistance1826heat resistanceheat resistance1998protection against elephantsprotection against elephants1217botany riddles » Play East Africa quiz and see all the questions.