Question 1: Which Canadian town is called the ‘polar bear capital of the world’?
- Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
- Churchill, Manitoba
- Banff, Alberta
Correct Answer: Churchill, Manitoba
Fact: Churchill is a remote town on the western shore of Hudson Bay, and a destination for wildlife enthusiasts who visit during the annual polar bear migration season, which can see up to 1,000 bears passing through.
Question 2: What color is a polar bear’s skin underneath its fur?
Correct Answer: Black
Fact: Beneath their fur, polar bears have black skin. This dark skin helps absorb and retain heat from the sun, keeping the bears warm in the extremely cold Arctic temperatures.
Question 3: Who narrates ‘To the Arctic 3D,’ a film that follows the lives of a polar bear and her two cubs?
- Judy Davis
- Kate Winslet
- Meryl Streep
Correct Answer: Meryl Streep
Fact: 'To the Arctic' offers an intimate look at the life of a polar bear family as they navigate the harsh and rapidly changing Arctic environment.
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