WONDER #2730: What Was the Beast of Gévaudan?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. the customs and traditions of the people of Gévaudan.
  2. why it’s dangerous to bring non-native animals to a new place.
  3. the Beast of Gévaudan and possible explanations for what the creature was.
  4. how the Beast of Gévaudan was finally identified by modern historians and scientists.

Question 2 of 3

Which is NOT a possible explanation for the Beast of Gévaudan, according to this Wonder?

  1. The Beast was a deer.
  2. The Beast was a wolf.
  3. The Beast was a lion.
  4. The Beast was a hyena.

Question 3 of 3

Gévaudan was once located in modern-day ____________.

  1. Paris
  2. Nice
  3. Munich
  4. Lozère

Check your answers online at https://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/What-Was-the-Beast-of-Gévaudan.