Madagascar questions This is a list of recently added questions about Madagascar. The ariary (the currency of Madagascar) is subdivided into ...?5 iraimbilanja. The ariary is the currency of Madagascar. It is subdivided into 5 iraimbilanja and is one of only two non-decimal currencies currently circulating (the other is the Mauritanian ouguiya). Iraimbilanja means literally "one iron weight" and was the name of an old coin worth 1⁄5 of an ariary.Created by: Tschukavery hard 21% 5 iraimbilanja5 iraimbilanja1093 iraimbilanja3 iraimbilanja11110 iraimbilanja10 iraimbilanja19350 iraimbilanja50 iraimbilanja91currencies riddles » The indigenous people of Madagascar are related to ...Indigenous Australians. Although Madagascar is only 230 km away from Africa, the old African people didn't like to go deep in the sea. The first people who actually have reached Madagascar were Austronesians from Borneo around 500 BC.Created by: Ninjaihard 50% Zulu peopleZulu people2064Indian peopleIndian people1417Pygmy peoplesPygmy peoples1881Indigenous AustraliansIndigenous Australians5481peoples riddles » 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 77% AntananarivoAntananarivo6158NaypyidawNaypyidaw371MogadishuMogadishu851MbabaneMbabane532Eastern 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 Stilleraverage 60% howler monkeyhowler monkey2030macaquemacaque1700capuchin monkeycapuchin monkey1100aye-ayeaye-aye7288animals 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 America737in Indonesiain Indonesia1384in Australiain Australia1493in Madagascarin Madagascar7980East 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% acaciasacacias664baobabsbaobabs11460cypressescypresses767figsfigs235trees 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 storage20739fire resistancefire resistance1915heat resistanceheat resistance2103protection against elephantsprotection against elephants1269botany riddles » Play East Africa quiz and see all the questions.