What are the themes in shooting an elephant?
The main themes of Shooting an Elephant include conscience, culture clash, and order and disorder. Conscience: In the essay, colonial law contrasts with the conscience of the narrator both in his killing of the elephant and his treatment of the Burmese.
What Elephants Cannot do?
Elephants are the only mammal that can’t jump It is true that adult elephants can’t jump. But there are other mammals that can’t either, like sloths, hippos and rhinos. Although, unlike elephants, hippos and rhinos can have all four feet off the ground at the same time when they run.
Can an ant kill an elephant?
“When ants are well organised, they can kill an elephant”. HIV/AIDS is a giant elephant and if we the people organise ourselves well, like ants, we can conquer HIV!
Are elephants very intelligent?
Most contemporary ethologists view the elephant as one of the world’s most intelligent animals. Elephants manifest a wide variety of behaviors, including those associated with grief, learning, mimicry, play, altruism, use of tools, compassion, cooperation, self-awareness, memory, and communication.
Do elephants fart?
1) Farts take on many forms across the animal kingdom. Likewise, horses fart so much because their diet is mostly plant-based, and their fibrous food gets digested through fermentation in the back half of their digestive tract. (Elephants and rhinos do this too.)