Quiz About Interactive Food Chain Game

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Quiz About Interactive Food Chain Game

Kids will enjoy the challenge of this interactive food chain game. In this free educational science game, students can watch food chains come to life! Investigate food chains by assuming the roles of animals that are part of a food chain.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A food chain is a series of relationships between members of an ecosystem so that _________ can be transferred between them. 
    • A. 

      food

    • B. 

      Sunlight

    • C. 

      energy

    • D. 

      Water

  • 2. 
    As energy is transferred through a food chain, only 10-20 percent of the energy is available to the next member of the chain. This is because
    • A. 

      80-90 percent is used by each member of the chain for life processes

    • B. 

      80-90 percent may be lost to heat or waste products

    • C. 

      80-90 percent may be eaten

    • D. 

      A and B both

  • 3. 
    An example of a food chain in a pond environment would be: algae: water bug: fish: otter. In this example the __________ is at the bottom of the food chain.
    • A. 

      Algae

    • B. 

      water bug

    • C. 

      Fish

    • D. 

      otter

  • 4. 
    An example of a forest food chain could be: pinenut (from a tree): squirrel: fox: bacteria. In this example, the food chain ends with 
    • A. 

      Plant-eating

    • B. 

      Meat-eating

    • C. 

      Decomposition

    • D. 

      Photosynthesis

  • 5. 
    Each level of a food chain is called a _________ level. 
    • A. 

      Food-eating

    • B. 

      Trophic

    • C. 

      sunlight

    • D. 

      Energy

  • 6. 
    A food chain always begins with an autotroph. This kind of organism, such as a plant, is one which can produce organic material from inorganic substances. This is done with a series of chemical reactions inside the organism, done with the help of energy from _______. 
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      The soil

    • C. 

      The sun

    • D. 

      The air

  • 7. 
    After the first producer, the next members of the food chain will be consumers. Consumers must eat __________ ______________ to survive. 
    • A. 

      Sunlight

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Other organisms

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Producers are called ______________________, while consumers are called heterotrophs.
    • A. 

      herbitrophs

    • B. 

      Carnitroph

    • C. 

      autotrophs

    • D. 

      Decomposers

  • 9. 
    The length of a food chain is measured by the number of _____________ encountered as energy moves from the autotroph to the top consumers. 
    • A. 

      Species

    • B. 

      People

    • C. 

      Bacteria

    • D. 

      Plants

  • 10. 
    Series of interrelated food chains in a given ecosystem is called a ______________. 
    • A. 

      trophic level

    • B. 

      food pyramid

    • C. 

      Predator-prey relationship

    • D. 

      food web