Chapter 2: How Animals Learn And Grow

18 Questions
Animal Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _____________ are examples of animals that look like their parents when they're born.
    • A. 

      Fishes

    • B. 

      Frogs

    • C. 

      Insects

  • 2. 
    ______________ are examples of animals that do not look like their parents when they're born.
    • A. 

      Lemurs

    • B. 

      Elephants

    • C. 

      Insects

  • 3. 
    Frogs, toads, and salamanders are examples of _______________
    • A. 

      Reptiles.

    • B. 

      Amphibians.

    • C. 

      Arthropods.

  • 4. 
    The first stage in a frog's life cycle is
    • A. 

      Young tadpole

    • B. 

      Older tadpole

    • C. 

      Egg

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      They protect and provide food for an embryo

    • B. 

      They make good breakfast food

    • C. 

      They crack easily

  • 6. 
    Animals who lay huge numbers of eggs usually
    • A. 

      Stay with their babies until they hatch then raise them.

    • B. 

      Leave the eggs

  • 7. 
    A spider (arachnid) has _____ legs.
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      10

  • 8. 
    An adult insect has ____ body parts.
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

  • 9. 
    Fishes and frogs
    • A. 

      Are cold blooded vertebrates

    • B. 

      Lay soft eggs underwater

    • C. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    ________________ and ________________ are ways animals can learn.
    • A. 

      Watching their parents, watching each other

    • B. 

      Instinct, watching each other

    • C. 

      Watching other adults, instinct

  • 11. 
    This is one thing a kitten or puppy knows how to do when it is born.
    • A. 

      Talk

    • B. 

      Get milk from its mother

    • C. 

      Fight with its brothers and sisters

  • 12. 
    Which is not one of the stages of a 4 stage insect life cycle?
    • A. 

      Larva

    • B. 

      Pupa

    • C. 

      Nymph

  • 13. 
    A 3 stage insect life cycle includes:
    • A. 

      Egg

    • B. 

      Nymph

    • C. 

      Adult

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    Name two characteristics of mammals.
    • A. 

      Warm blooded

    • B. 

      Have fur or hair

    • C. 

      Invertebrates

    • D. 

      Answers a and b only

  • 15. 
    Name two characteristics of arthropods
    • A. 

      Invertebrate

    • B. 

      Scales

    • C. 

      Gills

  • 16. 
    What do lion cubs learn when they play with each other?
    • A. 

      How to hunt

    • B. 

      How to get along with each other

    • C. 

      How to find food

  • 17. 
    Birds know how to _____________ and protect their babies without being taught.
    • A. 

      Feed

    • B. 

      Smell

    • C. 

      Eat

  • 18. 
    Which of these is not part of the mammal life cycle?
    • A. 

      Egg

    • B. 

      Embryo

    • C. 

      Young animal