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Chimpanzee Interesting Facts

Two Chimpanzees in a tree
Chimpanzees

Introduction - Chimpanzees

Since Chimpanzees (also called chimps) are the closest living relative to humans, it is fitting that they have their own category in Facts About Intelligent Animals. The reason why so many kids love seeing them at the zoo is partly because of their likeness to humans. When Jane Goodall, who was a British anthropologist, went to study Chimpanzees in Tanzania where they live, she made an important discovery. What she found was that they are one of only a few animal species that are able to use tools. Read on to learn more interesting facts and information about Chimpanzees written for kids and adults.

Chimpanzee Interesting Intelligence Facts

Chimpanzee Interesting General Facts