Biology: The Study Of Life

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Life Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will allow you to revise and consolidate the concepts that we have learned so far.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Explain the difference between an autotroph and a heterotroph:
  • 2. 
    Write the chemical equation for photosynthesis:
  • 3. 
    Write the word equation for respiration:
  • 4. 
    The photosynthesis of marine algae supplies a substantial portion of the world's oxygen. Macroalgae, like giant kelp, are important marine producers. Discuss how light might limit the distribution (where it is found) of algae in the ocean.
  • 5. 
    Describe three things of fundamental biological importance provided by photosynthesis:
  • 6. 
    The three criteria that are used to determine your overall result in Biology are:
    • A. 

      Understanding Biology, Researching Biology, and Investigating and Concluding

    • B. 

      Conceptual Understanding, Investigating and Concluding, and Analysing Biological Issues

    • C. 

      Knowledge and Conceptual Understanding, Investigative Processes, and Evaluating and Concluding

    • D. 

      Understanding Biology, Investigating Biology, and Evaluating Biological Issues

  • 7. 
    To be classified as 'living', you must meet:
    • A. 

      At least 2 of the characteristics of living things.

    • B. 

      At least 4 of the characteristics of living things.

    • C. 

      At least 6 of the characteristics of living things.

    • D. 

      All 8 of the characteristics of living things.

  • 8. 
    The 8 Characteristics of Living things are:
    • A. 

      Reproduction, Movement, Cardiovascular, Understanding, Growth, Respiration, Sensitivity, Nutrition

    • B. 

      Movement, Respiration, Sensitivity, Circulation, Nutrition, Excretion, Reproduction, Growth

    • C. 

      Respiration, Photosynthesis, Consumption, Cardiovascular, Thinking, Reproduction, Excretion, Sensitivity

    • D. 

      Movement, Rationality, Sensitivity, Circulation, Nerves, Excretion, Reasoning, Growth

  • 9. 
    Chemical energy is:
    • A. 

      The potential energy stored in substances & this energy becomes available when certain types of chemical reactions occur.

    • B. 

      The principle source of energy for life on Earth.

    • C. 

      Produced when molecules in a substance move.

    • D. 

      Available in the form of glucose, as soon as photosynthesis takes place in plants.

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