Carroll High School Biology 1

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This quiz is made from 1st semester (chapters 1-6) study guide for the Biology 1 final examination given to the students of Carroll High School. Made from the C. R. Q. 's (Chapter Review Questions). Please note that this quiz is graded using the Carroll High School grading scale.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following statements about the image shown below is NOT an observation?
    • A. 

      The insect has 3 legs on one side.

    • B. 

      The insect is green, white, and black.

    • C. 

      The insect has a pattern on its back.

    • D. 

      The insect's pattern shows it is poisonous.

  • 2. 
    The statement "the worm is 2 cm long" is a(n)
    • A. 

      Quantitative observation

    • B. 

      Qualitative observation

    • C. 

      Hypothesis

    • D. 

      Inference

  • 3. 
    An inference is
    • A. 

      A statement involving numbers.

    • B. 

      The same as an observation.

    • C. 

      A logical interpretation of an observation.

    • D. 

      A way to avoid bias.

  • 4. 
    The term spontaneous generation means that
    • A. 

      Living things arise from other living things.

    • B. 

      Living things can arise from nonliving matter.

    • C. 

      Living things evolve over time

    • D. 

      A maggot is part of the life cycle of a fly.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following statements about a controlled experiment is true?
    • A. 

      Controlled experiments cannot be performed on liveing things.

    • B. 

      Only one variable is tested at a time.

    • C. 

      All the variables must be kept the same.

    • D. 

      Scientists always use controlled experiments.

  • 6. 
    A scientifice theory is
    • A. 

      A well-tested explanation that unifies a broad range of observations.

    • B. 

      Another word for hypothesis.

    • C. 

      The same as the conclusion of an experiment.

    • D. 

      The first step in a controlled experiment.

  • 7. 
    The process in which two cells from different parents unite to produce the first cell of a new organism is called
    • A. 

      Homeostasis

    • B. 

      Sexual Reproduction

    • C. 

      Developement

    • D. 

      Asexual Reproduction

  • 8. 
    The process by which organisms keep in their internal condition relatively stable is called
    • A. 

      Evolution

    • B. 

      Metabolism

    • C. 

      Homoestasis

    • D. 

      A Genome

  • 9. 
    One meter is equal to
    • A. 

      1000 millimeters

    • B. 

      1 millimeter

    • C. 

      1000 kilograms

    • D. 

      10 kilograms

    • E. 

      1 milliliter

  • 10. 
    A researcher investigated two groups of fruit flies for 40 days.  Population A was kept in a 0.5-L container.  Population B was kept in a 1-L container.The manipulated variable was the
    • A. 

      Time in days

    • B. 

      Size of the containers.

    • C. 

      Number of flies.

    • D. 

      Differnce in time per group.

    • E. 

      Number of groups studied.

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is a inferencebased on the contents of a graph?
    • A. 

      The flies in group B were healthier than those in Group A.

    • B. 

      If Group B were observed for 40 more days, the size of the population will double.

    • C. 

      A fly population with more available space will grow larger than a population with less space.

    • D. 

      In 40 more days, the sizes of both populations would decrease at the same rate.

    • E. 

      The pattern shown in the graph is true onliy for fruit flies.

  • 12. 
    Once a month, a pet owner recorded the mass of her puppy in a table. When the puppy was 3 months old, she started to feed it a “special puppy food” she saw advertised on TV.Age (months)          Mass at Start of Month (kg)          Change in Mass per Month (kg)2                                              5                                                -----3                                              8                                                +3 4                                             13                                               +5According to the table, which statement is true?
    • A. 

      The puppy's mass increased at the same rate for each month shown.

    • B. 

      The puppy's increase in mass during month 4 was greater than 4 kg.

    • C. 

      The puppy added more mass during month2 than during month 3.

    • D. 

      The puppy added more mass during month 3 during month 2.

    • E. 

      No accurate statements are possible unless you know the data from the first month.

  • 13. 
    Once a month, a pet owner recorded the mass of her puppy in a table. When the puppy was 3 months old, she started to feed it a “ special puppy food” she saw advertised on TV. Age (months)          Mass at Start of Month (kg)                Change in Mass per Month (kg)2                                          5                                                         -----3                                          8                                                         +34                                         13                                                        +5All of the following statements about the pet owner's study are true EXCEPT
    • A. 

      The owner conducted a controlled experiment.

    • B. 

      The owner recorded data.

    • C. 

      The owner used the metric system.

    • D. 

      The owner could graph the data.

    • E. 

      The owner made quantitative observations.

  • 14. 
    An attraction between different substances
    • A. 

      Cohesion

    • B. 

      Catalysts

    • C. 

      Reactants

    • D. 

      Adhesion

    • E. 

      Products

  • 15. 
    Lower a chemical reaction's activation energy
    • A. 

      Cohesion

    • B. 

      Catalysts

    • C. 

      Adhesion

    • D. 

      Reactants

    • E. 

      Products

  • 16. 
    Which one of the following is NOT an organic molecule found in living organisms?
    • A. 

      Protein

    • B. 

      Nucleic Acid

    • C. 

      Carbohydrate

    • D. 

      Lipid

    • E. 

      Sodium Chloride

  • 17. 
    Which combination of particle and charge is correct?
    • A. 

      Proton: Positively Charged

    • B. 

      Electron: Positively Charged

    • C. 

      Neutron: Negatively Charged

    • D. 

      Proton: Negatively Charged

    • E. 

      Electron: No Charge

  • 18. 
    In which of the following ways do isotopes of the same element differ?
    • A. 

      In numbers of protons only.

    • B. 

      In numers of neutrons only.

    • C. 

      In number of neutrons and mass.

    • D. 

      In numbers neutrons and protons.

    • E. 

      In numbers of protons and in mass.

  • 19. 
    Which of the following molecules is made up of gycerol and fatty acids?
    • A. 

      Starches

    • B. 

      Proteins

    • C. 

      Sugar

    • D. 

      Lipids

    • E. 

      Nucleic Acids

  • 20. 
    Nucleotides consist of phosphate group, a nitrogenous base and a
    • A. 

      Lipid

    • B. 

      Fatty Acid

    • C. 

      5-Carbon Sugar

    • D. 

      6-Carbon Sugar

    • E. 

      Starch

  • 21. 
    In chemical reaction, a reactant binds to an enzyme at a region known as the
    • A. 

      Substrate

    • B. 

      Catalyst

    • C. 

      Product

    • D. 

      Active Site

  • 22. 
    The positively charged particle in an atom is the
    • A. 

      Ion

    • B. 

      Neutron

    • C. 

      Proton

    • D. 

      Electon

  • 23. 
    A covalent bond is formed by the
    • A. 

      Transfer of electrons.

    • B. 

      Gaining of electrons.

    • C. 

      Sharing of electrons.

    • D. 

      Losing of electrons.

  • 24. 
    When you shake sugar and sand together in a test tube, you cause them to form a
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Mixture

    • C. 

      Compound

    • D. 

      Suspension

  • 25. 
    A compound that produces hydrogen ions in solution is a(n)
    • A. 

      Acid

    • B. 

      Salt

    • C. 

      Base

    • D. 

      Polymer

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