Biology Quiz 3

40 Questions  I  By Victoria713281 on December 12, 2011

  
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1.  Which of the following is a shared characteristic of all chordates?
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2.  Pertaining to the top of an animal with radial or bilateral symmetry.
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3.  Organisms that are neither coelomate nor pseudocoelomate should, apart from their digestive systems, have bodies that
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4.  Humans most frequently acquire trichinosis by
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5.  In which phylum are mushrooms and toadstools classified?
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6.  The endoskeletons of most vertebrates are composed of calcified
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7.  A radially symmetrical animal that has two embryonic tissue layers probably belongs to which phylum?
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8.  Which of the following describe(s) echinoderms?
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9.  What distinguishes complete metamorphosis from incomplete metamorphosis in insects?
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10.  Chemicals, secreted by soil fungi, that inhibit the growth of bacteria, are known as
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11.  Which cells in a sponge are primarily responsible for trapping and removing food particles from circulating water?
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12.  Vertebrates and tunicates share
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13.  The members of which class of the phylum Cnidaria occur only as polyps ONLY?
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14.  Fungal cells can reproduce asexually by undergoing mitosis followed by cytokinesis. Many fungi can also prepare to reproduce sexually by undergoing
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15.  Pertaining to the front, or head, of a bilaterally symmetrical animal.
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16.  A terrestrial mollusc without a shell belongs to which class?
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17.  Both animals and fungi are heterotrophic. What distinguishes animal heterotrophy from fungal heterotrophy is that only animals derive their nutrition
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18.  Which of the following characteristics most likely explains why insects are so successful at dispersing to distant environments?
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19.  All fungi share which of the following characteristics?
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20.  Generally, members of which flatworm class(es) are nonparasitic?
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21.  Which of the following conditions is caused by a fungus that is accidentally consumed along with rye flour?
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22.  To which phylum does the heartworm belong?
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23.  Among the organisms listed here, which are thought to be the closest relatives of fungi?
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24.  What is characteristic of all ecdysozoans?
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25.  Pertaining to the rear, or tail end, of a bilaterally symmetrical animal.
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26.  Which of these is not considered an amniote?
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27.  The last common ancestor of all animals was probably a
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28.  Which of the following is a diploblastic phylum of aquatic predators?
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29.  Pertaining to the underside, or bottom, of an animal with bilateral symmetry.
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30.  This phylum contains the mushrooms, shelf fungi, and puffballs
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31.  Which of the following is (are) unique to animals?
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32.  What do craniates have that earlier chordates did not have?
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33.  Which of the following is correctly associated with sponges?
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34.  Which of the following do all fungi have in common?
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35.  Of the annelid classes below, which have externally segmented bodies?
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36.  A trend first observed in the evolution of the earliest tetrapods was
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37.  Which of these structures are most likely to be a component of both chytrid zoospores and motile animal cells?
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38.  Which extant chordates are postulated to be most like the earliest chordates in appearance?
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39.  Which class of the phylum Cnidaria includes "jellies" with rounded (as opposed to boxlike) medusae?
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