Thousands of years ago, domestic dogs split off from wild wolves -- we can still see common behaviors in both animals, such as stalking, hunting and playfulness. But life in a wolf pack is extremely regimented to maximize the chances for survival. Take the wolf quiz and see if you're the leader of the (knowledge) pack.
Question 1 of 10
Which continent are wolves not native to?
Question 2 of 10
Why might a wolf voluntarily leave its pack?
Question 3 of 10
What term is used to describe the lowest-ranking wolf in a pack?
Question 4 of 10
How many wolves did wildlife officials bring into the United States to revive the dwindling wolf population in 1995?
Question 5 of 10
If you encounter a wolf, what should you do to keep safe?
Question 6 of 10
Which of the following wolves are the most competitive in packs?
Question 7 of 10
What behavior will alpha wolves exhibit that subordinate pack members won't?
Question 8 of 10
What are wolves doing when they howl at the moon?
Question 9 of 10
What ranking did wolf expert Shaun Ellis hold in the pack he lived with?
Question 10 of 10