3rd Quarter Quiz

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Life Science Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is over life science.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How are these organisms grouped?   Group A                   Group B    bear                         parrot  cheetah                    ostrich    dog                        peacock    deer                          robin
    • A. 

      Fur vs. feather

    • B. 

      Lungs vs. gills

    • C. 

      Mammals vs. reptiles

    • D. 

      Large vs. small

  • 2. 
    How could you sort the following groups of organisms?      duck, fox, rabbit, lizard, mouse, parakeet, and human
    • A. 

      Four legs vs. two legs

    • B. 

      Mammals vs. amphibians

    • C. 

      Fur coat vs. scaly coat

    • D. 

      Fur vs. feathers

  • 3. 
    Which bird would use it’s beak to eat a fish?
    • A. 

      Bird 1

    • B. 

      Bird 2

    • C. 

      Bird 3

    • D. 

      Bird 4

  • 4. 
    How does this animal use its web feet?
    • A. 

      To hunt

    • B. 

      To swim

    • C. 

      To eat

    • D. 

      To sleep

  • 5. 
    Plants and animals both need ________ to live.
    • A. 

      Parents

    • B. 

      Milk

    • C. 

      Sleep

    • D. 

      Water

  • 6. 
                A green plant is placed in a dark corner. After a few days it started to turn yellow. What basic need is it probably lacking?
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Sunlight

    • C. 

      Air

    • D. 

      Space

  • 7. 
    What plant or animal could survive in the desert?
    • A. 

      Polar bear

    • B. 

      Fir tree

    • C. 

      Cactus

    • D. 

      Penguin

  • 8. 
    Which stage of the plant’s life cycle would this be?
    • A. 

      First

    • B. 

      Second

    • C. 

      Third

    • D. 

      Fourth

  • 9. 
    What is the correct order of the life cycle of the butterfly?
    • A. 

      Larva, Pupa, Egg, Adult

    • B. 

      Pupa, Egg, Adult, Larva

    • C. 

      Egg, Larva, Pupa, Adult

    • D. 

      Adult, Pupa, Larva, Egg

  • 10. 
    Which is NOT a change that takes place between the tadpole stage and the adult stage of a frog?
    • A. 

      The legs form

    • B. 

      The tail falls off

    • C. 

      It lays eggs

    • D. 

      The lungs develop

  • 11. 
    Which organism goes through metamorphosis?
    • A. 

      Pig

    • B. 

      Dog

    • C. 

      Butterfly

    • D. 

      Human

  • 12. 
    What part of the water cycle does the picture below represent?
    • A. 

      Condensation

    • B. 

      Evaporation

    • C. 

      Precipitation

    • D. 

      Run-off

  • 13. 
    What step follows evaporation in the water cycle?
    • A. 

      Precipitation

    • B. 

      Condensation

    • C. 

      Run-off

    • D. 

      Transpiration

  • 14. 
    What is the main source of energy that drives the water cycle?
    • A. 

      Wind

    • B. 

      Rain

    • C. 

      Sun

    • D. 

      Clouds

  • 15. 
    What is the correct order of the water cycle? 
    • A. 

      Condensation, precipitation, evaporation, run-off

    • B. 

      Evaporation, condensation, precipitation, run-off

    • C. 

      Precipitation, evaporation, run-off, condensation

    • D. 

      Run-off, precipitation, evaporation, condensation

  • 16. 
    In this picture, how is the child staying cool?
    • A. 

      By sitting in the sun

    • B. 

      By sitting in her wheelchair

    • C. 

      By sitting under the tree

    • D. 

      By wearing warm clothes

  • 17. 
                In August, four thermometers were placed in different locations around a school. The temperature from each was collected at 1:00 p.m. What location was the temperature the warmest (highest)?
    • A. 

      Under a large oak tree.

    • B. 

      Inside an air-conditioned classroom.

    • C. 

      Under the slide.

    • D. 

      On the middle of the playground.

  • 18. 
    Which time of day would probably have the coolest temperature?
    • A. 

      In the afternoon.

    • B. 

      The middle of the night.

    • C. 

      Mid-morning.

    • D. 

      Late evening.

  • 19. 
    What would happen if the earth started to receive more sunlight?
    • A. 

      All the water would freeze.

    • B. 

      The temperature would increase.

    • C. 

      We would have a chance for snow.

    • D. 

      We would have a hurricane.

  • 20. 
    In which land area is erosion most likely to occur?
    • A. 

      Grassy Field

    • B. 

      Crops

    • C. 

      Trees and Bushes

    • D. 

      Desert

  • 21. 
                There is a bare slope on the playground. When it rains the soil washes down the slope. Which of the following would NOT help prevent erosion?
    • A. 

      Plant grass on the slope

    • B. 

      Add more dirt

    • C. 

      Add bushes

    • D. 

      Put up a fence

  • 22. 
    Which of these factors would cause the greatest erosion?
    • A. 

      Sun and wind

    • B. 

      Wind and water

    • C. 

      Snow and sun

    • D. 

      Sun and rain

  • 23. 
    Which of the following could have formed because of erosion?
    • A. 

      Ocean

    • B. 

      Mountain

    • C. 

      Canyon

    • D. 

      Rocky hill

  • 24. 
    What is the best way to tell someone what the weather in Kansas is like in winter?
    • A. 

      Rainy with no wind.

    • B. 

      Cold with strong winds.

    • C. 

      Warm with strong winds.

    • D. 

      Hot and rainy.

  • 25. 
                If the temperature outside was 101º F, what season would it most likely be in Kansas?
    • A. 

      Spring

    • B. 

      Autumn

    • C. 

      Winter

    • D. 

      Summer