Chapter 2: How Animals Live

20 Questions
Animal Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will review the most important information from Chapter 2: How Animals Grow

Sample Question

Sea jellies, earthworms, and spiders are all ______________.

Vertebrates

Invertebrates

Insects

Amphibians

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  • 1. 
    Sea jellies, earthworms, and spiders are all ______________.
    • A. 

      Vertebrates

    • B. 

      Invertebrates

    • C. 

      Insects

    • D. 

      Amphibians

  • 2. 
    A pelican’s bill has a pouch that hangs from it.  This adaptation helps it survive by helping the bird ____________________.
    • A. 

      Catch fish

    • B. 

      Grow teeth

    • C. 

      Mash food

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Body parts, such as webbed feet, are ________________ or passed on from parents to offspring.
    • A. 

      Inhabited

    • B. 

      Inherited

    • C. 

      Adapted

    • D. 

      Produced

  • 4. 
    An __________________ is a behavior that animals are born to do.
    • A. 

      Inheritation

    • B. 

      Adaptation

    • C. 

      Instinct

    • D. 

      Product

  • 5. 
    __________________usually develop inside their mothers.
    • A. 

      Amphibians

    • B. 

      Reptiles

    • C. 

      Birds

    • D. 

      Mammals

  • 6. 
    _________________ can hold dead insects in them.
    • A. 

      Pieces of amber

    • B. 

      Rocks

    • C. 

      Sand

    • D. 

      Water

  • 7. 
    _________________ look like dinosaurs from long ago.
    • A. 

      Lizards

    • B. 

      People

    • C. 

      Dogs

    • D. 

      Cats

  • 8. 
    We usually call a butterfly in the larva stage a __________________ .
    • A. 

      Monarch

    • B. 

      Caterpillar

    • C. 

      Worm

    • D. 

      Egg

  • 9. 
    Animals _________________ for protection.
    • A. 

      Adapt

    • B. 

      Inherit

    • C. 

      Instinct

    • D. 

      Camouflage

  • 10. 
    Amphibians are:
    • A. 

      Frogs, salamanders, and toads

    • B. 

      Birds, fish, and reptiles

    • C. 

      Sea jellies, earthworms, and frogs

    • D. 

      Turtles, lizards, and goldfish

  • 11. 
    What are the four things most animals need to live?
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      Food

    • D. 

      Shelter

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    Animals can be grouped by:
    • A. 

      Where they live

    • B. 

      How they look

    • C. 

      What they do

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    Animals with backbones are _____________________.
    • A. 

      Vertebrates

    • B. 

      Invertebrates

    • C. 

      Predators

    • D. 

      Prey

  • 14. 
    True or False:People are mammals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    True or False:There are many more invertebrates in the world than vertebrates.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    True or False: Insects are vertebrates.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    True or False:Many insects change a lot as they go through their life cycle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    A(n)______________________ can help a living thing survive.
    • A. 

      Adaptation

    • B. 

      Inherited

    • C. 

      Predator

    • D. 

      Prety

  • 19. 
    Migrating and hibernating are two __________________.
    • A. 

      Inherited traits

    • B. 

      Instincts

    • C. 

      Adaptations

  • 20. 
    True or False:When habitats change, only plants and animals that have adapted to the new habitats survive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False