Animal Behavior And Adaptations Quiz

14 Questions
Animal Adaptation Quizzes & Trivia
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
     Instincts are behaviors that animals need to learn.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which is an example of "instinct" 
    • A. 

      A mom teaching her child how to cross the street

    • B. 

      A dog barking to defend itself

    • C. 

      A kid teaching his dog to sit

  • 4. 
     A behavioral adaptation allws animals to respond to life needs by acting in a certain way.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Check the items that are examples of behavioral adaptation. 
    • A. 

      Hibernation

    • B. 

      Camouflage

    • C. 

      Instinct

    • D. 

      Migration

  • 6. 
    Which term means, "a behavioral adaptation of traveling long distances to avoid a season that the animal cannot survive in". 
    • A. 

      Hibernation

    • B. 

      Mimicry

    • C. 

      Migration

  • 7. 
     ______________________________ are learned by interacting with the environment and need to be taught to the next generation in order for animals to surive.
  • 8. 
    A lion teaching its cub to hunt for food is a learned behavior.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Hibernation is an example of a physical adaptation. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Camouflage is a physical adaptation that allows an animal the use of color in its environment to blend in. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Mimicry is a behavioral adaptation that fools it predator by looking liking another organism. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      A birds wings looking like a poisonous butterfly to trick its prey and not get eaten.

    • B. 

      A small brown lizard in the dessert

    • C. 

      A bear finding a cave for the winter

  • 13. 
     Which term means, "body structures that allow an animal to find food, defend itself, and reproduce its species"?
    • A. 

      Physical adaptations

    • B. 

      Adaptations

    • C. 

      Behavioral adaptations

    • D. 

      Learned behaviors

  • 14. 
    Mimicry and camouflage are examples of physical adaptations. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False