CSI: Insect Style

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CSI: Insect Style

After completing the webquest and investigation, you should be able to answer these questions using most of the information you gathered. Put your thinking caps on and begin!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This is a wasp. It has an exoskelton. What is an exoskeleton?
    • A. 

      A Halloween Costume that bugs wear.

    • B. 

      A skeleton on the outside of the body.

    • C. 

      Body parts, like wings, that an insect sheds when it grows up.

    • D. 

      Something that bugs don't have.

  • 2. 
    Northern Walking Sticks can be found where in the United States?
    • A. 

      Under your bed.

    • B. 

      In the southwest, like the deserts.

    • C. 

      East of the Rockies.

    • D. 

      Near lakes or oceans.

  • 3. 
    Why do mosquitoes feed on blood?
    • A. 

      The female mosquito requires blood for development of her eggs.

    • B. 

      They like the taste of blood.

    • C. 

      Just as people need water to survive, mosquitos need the blood to survive.

    • D. 

      Mosquitos? That's not a mosquito, that's a horse fly!

  • 4. 
    True or False: Spiders are insects.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which of the following insects is the biggest?
    • A. 

      Honey Bee

    • B. 

      Praying Mantis

    • C. 

      Northern Walking Stick

    • D. 

      Termite

  • 6. 
    What type of insect is this?
    • A. 

      Honey Bee

    • B. 

      Praying Mantis

    • C. 

      Termite

    • D. 

      Cockroach

  • 7. 
    True or False: Insects always have to have wings.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Can a butterfly be an insect?
    • A. 

      Yes - It has two pairs of wings, three body parts, and an antenna!

    • B. 

      Yes - It uses its feet to sense out food.

    • C. 

      No - Insects don't have colorful wings.

    • D. 

      No - Insects dont' eat from flowers.

  • 9. 
    True or False: Insects eat other insects.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Honeybees do which of the following to communicate the location of food to other bees?
    • A. 

      Sing

    • B. 

      Dance

    • C. 

      Talk

    • D. 

      Fly