Which land mammal has the longest gestation period?

  • Giraffes
  • Elephants correct

    The average elephant pregnancy lasts for about 95 weeks - compared to only 40 weeks for humans. Most elephants only carry one baby at a time, though twins occur in 1 percent to 2 percent of all pregnancies. Source: livescience.com

  • Opossums
  • Lions
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