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Elephant Acts

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Elephant acts have become much rarer since an elephant named Tyke rampaged and killed his trainer during a circus performance in 1994. After breaking out of his cage, Tyke ran out of the circus tent and was loose in the streets of Honolulu for over 30 minutes. Animal organizations have been calling for fewer elephant acts ever since.

  1. 1. Where did Tyke rampage?
    1. a. San Francisco
    2. b. Tokyo
    3. c. Honolulu
  2. 2. When did Tyke rampage?
    1. a. 1994
    2. b. 1938
    3. c. 1488
  3. 3. What elephant recently rampaged?
    1. a. Dude
    2. b. Tyke
    3. c. Dumbo