Alabama Science Assessment Practice

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Science Practice Quizzes & Trivia

Students will be quizzed on information that will be found on the Alabama Science Assessment.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Mant particles, such as dust, are inhaled when people breathe.  Which part of the respiratory system filters out the majority of these particles?
    • A. 

      Nose

    • B. 

      Alveoli

    • C. 

      Trachea

    • D. 

      Diaphragm

  • 2. 
    Which statement correctly identifies a difference between the function of most arteries and veins?
    • A. 

      Arteries carry red blood cells, whereas veins carry white blood cells.

    • B. 

      Veins carry red blood cells, whereas arteries carry white blood cells.

    • C. 

      Arteries carry blood to the heart, whereas veins carry blood away from the heart.

    • D. 

      Veins carry blood to the heart, whereas arteries carry blood away from the heart.

  • 3. 
    Which organ is not functioning properly if an individual is unable to compact waste or reabsorb liquid from undigested food?
    • A. 

      Stomach

    • B. 

      Esophagus

    • C. 

      Small intestine

    • D. 

      Large intestine

  • 4. 
    As blood flows to the heart from the toes and fingers, it travels mainly through tissue called
    • A. 

      Veins

    • B. 

      Alveoli

    • C. 

      Arteries

    • D. 

      Capillaries

  • 5. 
    Which organ contains smooth muscle?
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Stomach

  • 6. 
    Redness and swelling may develop in an area near a wound.  This reaction by the body means that white blood cells are being carried to that area by which of the following?
    • A. 

      Circulatory system

    • B. 

      Nervous system

    • C. 

      Muscular system

    • D. 

      Skeletal system

  • 7. 
    The birth of a baby indicated that a fertilized egg developed in which of the following structures?
    • A. 

      Ovary

    • B. 

      Testis

    • C. 

      Uterus

    • D. 

      Alveolus

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