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A compilation of question about reproduction of animals.

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  • 1. 
    What is reproduction?
    • A. 

      When parents makes offspring

    • B. 

      When offspring makes adults

    • C. 

      When offspring is an exact copy of its parent

  • 2. 
    What is reproduction?
    • A. 

      When parents makes offspring

    • B. 

      When offspring makes adults

    • C. 

      When offspring is an exact copy of its parent

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      When an animal develops from a part of its parent

    • B. 

      When a bud forms on the adult's body and develops into a new animal

    • C. 

      When a leaf buds into a flower

  • 4. 
    Some simple invertebrates reproduce by budding. What is budding?
    • A. 

      When an animal develops from a part of its parent

    • B. 

      When a bud forms on the adult's body and develops into a new animal

    • C. 

      When a leaf buds into a flower

  • 5. 
    Sea stars and other echinoderms can reproduce by regeneration. What is regeneration?
    • A. 

      An exact copy of its parent

    • B. 

      A whole animal develops from a part of the original animal

    • C. 

      When an animal develops from an egg

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Sea stars and other echinoderms can reproduce by regeneration. What is regeneration?
    • A. 

      An exact copy of its parent

    • B. 

      A whole animal develops from a part of the original animal

    • C. 

      When an animal develops from an egg

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Why do animals reproduce?
    • A. 

      To make new animals

    • B. 

      Obligation to the species

    • C. 

      To get rid of unhealthy animals

  • 8. 
    Why do animals reproduce?
    • A. 

      To make new animals

    • B. 

      Obligation to the species

    • C. 

      To get rid of unhealthy animals

  • 9. 
    Which kind of animal would a bird produce?
    • A. 

      Owl

    • B. 

      Bird

    • C. 

      Monkey

    • D. 

      Butterfly

  • 10. 
    Which kind of animal would a bird produce?
    • A. 

      Owl

    • B. 

      Bird

    • C. 

      Monkey

    • D. 

      Butterfly

  • 11. 
    How many parents are involved in budding and regeneration?
    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      3

  • 12. 
    How many parents are involved in budding and regeneration?
    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      3

  • 13. 
    Both budding and regeneration produce clones. What is a clone?
    • A. 

      An exact copy of its parent

    • B. 

      Similar traits of its parent

    • C. 

      Exact opposite of its parent

  • 14. 
    Both budding and regeneration produce clones. What is a clone?
    • A. 

      An exact copy of its parent

    • B. 

      Similar traits of its parent

    • C. 

      Exact opposite of its parent

  • 15. 
    When traits are passed from parent to offspring, those traits are ______________ .
    • A. 

      Charateristics

    • B. 

      Inherited

    • C. 

      Similar

    • D. 

      Different

  • 16. 
    When traits are passed from parent to offspring, those traits are ______________ .
    • A. 

      Charateristics

    • B. 

      Inherited

    • C. 

      Similar

    • D. 

      Different

  • 17. 
    Another kind of reproduction requires cells from two parents. What is the female cell called?
    • A. 

      Sperm

    • B. 

      Fertilization

    • C. 

      Egg

  • 18. 
    Another kind of reproduction requires cells from two parents. What is the female cell called?
    • A. 

      Sperm

    • B. 

      Fertilization

    • C. 

      Egg

  • 19. 
    The male cell is called the sperm. When an egg and a sperm join, what happens?
    • A. 

      Fertilization

    • B. 

      Regeneration

    • C. 

      Rebirth

    • D. 

      Budding

  • 20. 
    The male cell is called the sperm. When an egg and a sperm join, what happens?
    • A. 

      Fertilization

    • B. 

      Regeneration

    • C. 

      Rebirth

    • D. 

      Budding

  • 21. 
    Which of these animals reproduce by external fertilisation?
    • A. 

      Camels

    • B. 

      Cod

    • C. 

      Parrots

    • D. 

      Bats

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      Camels

    • B. 

      Cod

    • C. 

      Parrots

    • D. 

      Bats

  • 23. 
    What part of the female reproductive system produces the eggs (ova)?
    • A. 

      Oviducts

    • B. 

      Uterus

    • C. 

      Ovary

    • D. 

      Vagina

  • 24. 
    What part of the female reproductive system produces the eggs (ova)?
    • A. 

      Oviducts

    • B. 

      Uterus

    • C. 

      Ovary

    • D. 

      Vagina

  • 25. 
    What term do we use to describe a sperm cell fusing with an egg cell?
    • A. 

      Combination

    • B. 

      Reproduction

    • C. 

      Fertilization

    • D. 

      Interaction

  • 26. 
    What term do we use to describe a sperm cell fusing with an egg cell?
    • A. 

      Combination

    • B. 

      Reproduction

    • C. 

      Fertilization

    • D. 

      Interaction

  • 27. 
    How are sperm cells adapted for their function?
    • A. 

      Not having a nucleus to save energy

    • B. 

      Having sharp teeth to cut into the egg cell

    • C. 

      Being streamlined to be able to swim faster

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 28. 
    How are sperm cells adapted for their function?
    • A. 

      Not having a nucleus to save energy

    • B. 

      Having sharp teeth to cut into the egg cell

    • C. 

      Being streamlined to be able to swim faster

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 29. 
    Why are egg cells larger than sperm cells?
    • A. 

      Egg cells have more cells in them

    • B. 

      Egg cells have a food store to help growth after fertilization

    • C. 

      Egg cells have thicker cell membranes

    • D. 

      Egg cells have larger nuclei

  • 30. 
    Why are egg cells larger than sperm cells?
    • A. 

      Egg cells have more cells in them

    • B. 

      Egg cells have a food store to help growth after fertilization

    • C. 

      Egg cells have thicker cell membranes

    • D. 

      Egg cells have larger nuclei

  • 31. 
    Which organism does not produce an external egg as part of its life cycle?
    • A. 

      Dog

    • B. 

      Parrot

    • C. 

      Turtle

    • D. 

      Stick insect

  • 32. 
    Which organism does not produce an external egg as part of its life cycle?
    • A. 

      Dog

    • B. 

      Parrot

    • C. 

      Turtle

    • D. 

      Stick insect

  • 33. 
    Why do many organisms produce thousands of offspring?
    • A. 

      To increase the chance of some surviving

    • B. 

      To make sure that there are lots of brothers and sister

    • C. 

      To provide food for predators

    • D. 

      Egg production requires very little energy

  • 34. 
    Why do many organisms produce thousands of offspring?
    • A. 

      To increase the chance of some surviving

    • B. 

      To make sure that there are lots of brothers and sister

    • C. 

      To provide food for predators

    • D. 

      Egg production requires very little energy

  • 35. 
    What is the female gamete called?
    • A. 

      Cervix

    • B. 

      Sperm

    • C. 

      Ovary

    • D. 

      Ovum

  • 36. 
    What is the female gamete called?
    • A. 

      Cervix

    • B. 

      Sperm

    • C. 

      Ovary

    • D. 

      Ovum

  • 37. 
    How is the sperm adapted to perform its function?
    • A. 

      It has a tail to help it swim.

    • B. 

      It has a cell membrane to enable substances to diffuse into the cell

    • C. 

      It has a nucleus containing genetic material

    • D. 

      It has cytoplasm

  • 38. 
    • A. 

      It has a tail to help it swim.

    • B. 

      It has a cell membrane to enable substances to diffuse into the cell

    • C. 

      It has a nucleus containing genetic material

    • D. 

      It has cytoplasm

  • 39. 
    Where is the ovum produced?
    • A. 

      Uterus

    • B. 

      Cervix

    • C. 

      Vagina

    • D. 

      Ovary

  • 40. 
    Where is the ovum produced?
    • A. 

      Uterus

    • B. 

      Cervix

    • C. 

      Vagina

    • D. 

      Ovary

  • 41. 
    What is metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      When animals change into other animals

    • B. 

      When animals reproduce

    • C. 

      A series of very different body forms

  • 42. 
    What is metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      When animals change into other animals

    • B. 

      When animals reproduce

    • C. 

      A series of very different body forms

  • 43. 
    Which animal grows through metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      Polar bear

    • B. 

      Butterfly

    • C. 

      Dog

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 44. 
    Which animal grows through metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      Polar bear

    • B. 

      Butterfly

    • C. 

      Dog

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 45. 
    True or False? Incomplete metamorphosis is when each body form is separate, but not that different from the one before.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 46. 
    Which of the following goes through incomplete metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      Grasshoppers

    • B. 

      Termites

    • C. 

      Damsel flies

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 47. 
    True or False? Incomplete metamorphosis is when each body form is separate, but not that different from the one before.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 48. 
    Which of the following goes through incomplete metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      Grasshoppers

    • B. 

      Termites

    • C. 

      Damsel flies

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 49. 
    When an insect goes through incomplete metamorphosis, it molts. What is molting?
    • A. 

      When an insect gets too large for its exoskeleton

    • B. 

      When an insect reproduces

    • C. 

      When an insect sheds its exoskeleton and grows a new one

    • D. 

      A and C

  • 50. 
    When an insect goes through incomplete metamorphosis, it molts. What is molting?
    • A. 

      When an insect gets too large for its exoskeleton

    • B. 

      When an insect reproduces

    • C. 

      When an insect sheds its exoskeleton and grows a new one

    • D. 

      A and C

  • 51. 
    Butterflies go through complete metamorphosis. What does this mean?
    • A. 

      Each body form is different

    • B. 

      Each life stage is different

    • C. 

      The butterfly changes into larva

    • D. 

      The egg changes into pupa

  • 52. 
    Butterflies go through complete metamorphosis. What does this mean?
    • A. 

      Each body form is different

    • B. 

      Each life stage is different

    • C. 

      The butterfly changes into larva

    • D. 

      The egg changes into pupa

  • 53. 
    Name the stages in order of the complete metamorphosis of a butterfly.
    • A. 

      Egg, larva, pupa, adult

    • B. 

      Egg, pupa, larva, adult

    • C. 

      Adult, egg, larva, pupa

    • D. 

      Adult, egg, pupa, larva

  • 54. 
    Name the stages in order of the complete metamorphosis of a butterfly.
    • A. 

      Egg, larva, pupa, adult

    • B. 

      Egg, pupa, larva, adult

    • C. 

      Adult, egg, larva, pupa

    • D. 

      Adult, egg, pupa, larva

  • 55. 
    • A. 

      It begins to eat the leaf

    • B. 

      It becomes an adult

    • C. 

      The larva develops adult tissues and organs

  • 56. 
    Which of the following does NOT go through complete metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      Beetles

    • B. 

      Flies

    • C. 

      Butterflies

    • D. 

      Grasshoppers

  • 57. 
    What happens in the pupa stage
    • A. 

      It begins to eat the leaf

    • B. 

      It becomes an adult

    • C. 

      The larva develops adult tissues and organs

  • 58. 
    Which of the following does NOT go through complete metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      Beetles

    • B. 

      Flies

    • C. 

      Butterflies

    • D. 

      Grasshoppers

  • 59. 
    When a nymph's skin becomes too tight, the nymph _________.
    • A. 

      Molts

    • B. 

      Moves

    • C. 

      Hibernates

    • D. 

      reproduces

  • 60. 
    What animal carries the organism that causes malaria and dengue?
    • A. 

      Fly

    • B. 

      Rat

    • C. 

      Mosquito

    • D. 

      Cockroach

  • 61. 
    When a nymph's skin becomes too tight, the nymph _________.
    • A. 

      Molts

    • B. 

      Moves

    • C. 

      Hibernates

    • D. 

      reproduces

  • 62. 
    Which of the following will worsen an insect sting?
    • A. 

      Scratching the affected area

    • B. 

      Removing the stinger with tweezers

    • C. 

      Applying calamine lotion to the wound

    • D. 

      Putting cold compress to the swollen area

  • 63. 
    What animal carries the organism that causes malaria and dengue?
    • A. 

      Fly

    • B. 

      Rat

    • C. 

      Mosquito

    • D. 

      Cockroach

  • 64. 
    Which of the following will worsen an insect sting?
    • A. 

      Scratching the affected area

    • B. 

      Removing the stinger with tweezers

    • C. 

      Applying calamine lotion to the wound

    • D. 

      Putting cold compress to the swollen area

  • 65. 
    Which is the right order?
    • A. 

      Caterpillar butterfly egg pupa

    • B. 

      Pup caterpillar egg butterfly

    • C. 

      Egg caterpillar pupa butterfly

  • 66. 
    It is the cytoplasm of the egg and it's purpose is to protect the egg yolk.
    • A. 

      Egg yolk

    • B. 

      Air cell

    • C. 

      Chalaza

    • D. 

      Albumin

  • 67. 
    Which is the right order?
    • A. 

      Caterpillar butterfly egg pupa

    • B. 

      Pup caterpillar egg butterfly

    • C. 

      Egg caterpillar pupa butterfly

  • 68. 
    It is the cytoplasm of the egg and it's purpose is to protect the egg yolk.
    • A. 

      Egg yolk

    • B. 

      Air cell

    • C. 

      Chalaza

    • D. 

      Albumin

  • 69. 
    The part of the egg that attaches or suspends the yolk within the larger structure.
    • A. 

      Egg yolk

    • B. 

      Albumin

    • C. 

      Chalaza

    • D. 

      Air cell

  • 70. 
    The part of the egg that attaches or suspends the yolk within the larger structure.
    • A. 

      Egg yolk

    • B. 

      Albumin

    • C. 

      Chalaza

    • D. 

      Air cell

  • 71. 
    The part of the egg that feeds the embryo.
    • A. 

      Yolk

    • B. 

      Albumin

    • C. 

      Chalaza

    • D. 

      Air cell

  • 72. 
    The part of the egg that feeds the embryo.
    • A. 

      Yolk

    • B. 

      Albumin

    • C. 

      Chalaza

    • D. 

      Air cell

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