Fish, Amphibians, And Reptiles Quiz

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Fish, Amphibians, And Reptiles Quiz

SWBAT have the opportunity to test their knowledge on the topic of chordates.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What do all vertebrates have in common?
    • A. 

      They live on land.

    • B. 

      They live in water.

    • C. 

      They have a backbone.

    • D. 

      They have no backbone.

  • 2. 
    What are chordates?
    • A. 

      Animals that are accustomed to water and living in places with high moisture.

    • B. 

      Animals that do not need liquid to survive, but instead eat more food.

    • C. 

      Animals that feed on microscopic bacteria to survive.

    • D. 

      Animals that will one day have a notochord.

  • 3. 
    Ectotherms body temperatures change depending on what?
    • A. 

      It's body temperature changes depending on how much nutrients it eats.

    • B. 

      It's body temperature changes depending on seasons.

    • C. 

      It's body temperature changes depending on weather.

    • D. 

      It's body temperature changes depending on it's environment.

  • 4. 
    Select the fact about a fish's way of obtaining oxygen that was FALSE.
    • A. 

      The fish firsts swallows the water before it gets to the gills.

    • B. 

      Gills have many blood vessels in them.

    • C. 

      The gills release carbon dioxide after respiration into the water.

    • D. 

      The gills transport oxygen from water into blood.

  • 5. 
    What are the three different groups fish are sorted into?
    • A. 

      Jawless, cartilaginous, and bony

    • B. 

      Bobber, hellgramite, dobsonfly

    • C. 

      Sea, lake, and river

    • D. 

      Reef, free swimmer, and sinkers

  • 6. 
    What is an amphibian?
    • A. 

      A Frog

    • B. 

      An animal that begins their life in water but spend their adult life on land. They usually only return to water to reproduce.

    • C. 

      An animal that begins their life on land but spend their adult life in water. They usually only return to land to reproduce.

    • D. 

      An animal that goes through a metamorphosis without a cocoon.

  • 7. 
    How do adult amphibian's diets usually differ from when they were tadpoles?
    • A. 

      Tadpoles are herbivores while adults are carnivores.

    • B. 

      Tadpoles are herbivores while adults are omnivores.

    • C. 

      Tadpoles are omnivores while adults are herbivores.

    • D. 

      Tadpoles are omnivores while adults are carnivores.

  • 8. 
    What is one-three reason that are reptiles so different from amphibians and fish?
    • A. 

      They are all carnivores.

    • B. 

      They can live all their life on land.

    • C. 

      They sleep in only warm places.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 9. 
    How are we able to learn about extinct animals?
    • A. 

      We have determined their descendents and ran aging tests on them.

    • B. 

      We don't, the government makes it up to fill gaps.

    • C. 

      We have fossils to show us body structure and other details.

    • D. 

      There is one remaining one left that scientists test on.

  • 10. 
    What was the first vertebrate?
    • A. 

      Iguana

    • B. 

      Pterodactyl

    • C. 

      Cartilaginous Fish

    • D. 

      Jawless Fish

  • 11. 
    Compare and contrast invertebrates and invertebrates.
  • 12. 
    How do endotherms keep body temperature  stable?
  • 13. 
    Read the article to answer the following questions. Remember to take notes because in the next two question you have to cite lines.
  • 14. 
    What was the body of the fossil like? Use your notes on the article to cite lines that gave this information.
  • 15. 
    What were the canals in the fish used for? Site lines in the article that gave you that answer.
  • 16. 
    BONUS: Describe one of the groups of fish's distinguishing features and characteristics that help them survive.
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