Questions On Evolution! Trivia Facts Quiz

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Questions On Evolution! Trivia Facts Quiz

How much do you know about evolution? This quiz involves knowing what species in the genus homo is believed to be the first to use fire, what species is thought to be the first bipedal hominid, what kind of structure is the human tailbone, and what kind of structure is a bird beak? This quiz will answer questions on evolution. Would you be interested in completing this quiz? If yes, then go for it. All the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What species in the genus Homo had a larger brain case that ours?
    • A. 

      Erectus

    • B. 

      Habilis

    • C. 

      Neanderthalensis

  • 2. 
    What species in the genus Homo is the first believed to use fire?
    • A. 

      Erectus

    • B. 

      Habilis

    • C. 

      Neanderthalensis

  • 3. 
    What species in the genus Homo is believed to be the first to make stone tools?
    • A. 

      Erectus

    • B. 

      Habilis

    • C. 

      Neanderthalensis

  • 4. 
    What species in the genus Australopithecus is Lucy?
    • A. 

      Africanus

    • B. 

      Afarensis

    • C. 

      Anamnesis

  • 5. 
    What species in the genus Australopithecus is believed to be the first bipedal hominid?
    • A. 

      Africanus

    • B. 

      Afarensis

    • C. 

      Anamensis

  • 6. 
    What species is thought to be the common ancestor of hominids and chimps?
    • A. 

      Afarensis

    • B. 

      Ramidus

    • C. 

      Anamensis

  • 7. 
    The human tailbone and appendix are examples of what kind of structure?
    • A. 

      Vestigial

    • B. 

      Homologous

    • C. 

      Analogous

  • 8. 
    A bat wing and a butterfly wing are examples of what kind of structure?
    • A. 

      Vestigial

    • B. 

      Homologous

    • C. 

      Analogous

  • 9. 
     A bat wing and a human arm are examples of what kind of structure?
    • A. 

      Vestigial

    • B. 

      Homologous

    • C. 

      Analogous

  • 10. 
    A bird beak and a squid beak are examples of what kind of structure?
    • A. 

      Vestigial

    • B. 

      Homologous

    • C. 

      Analogous

  • 11. 
    Who is the father of evolution?
    • A. 

      Darwin

    • B. 

      Malthus

    • C. 

      Wallace

  • 12. 
    What is an example of biochemical evidence?
    • A. 

      DNA

    • B. 

      Embryos

    • C. 

      Fossils

  • 13. 
    The variable on the X-axis of a good graph is the
    • A. 

      Independent

    • B. 

      Dependent

    • C. 

      Control

  • 14. 
    The variable on the Y-axis in a good graph is the
    • A. 

      Independent

    • B. 

      Dependent

    • C. 

      Control

  • 15. 
    Data that is numerical
    • A. 

      Qualitative

    • B. 

      Quantitative

    • C. 

      Alphabetical

  • 16. 
    The father of taxonomy
    • A. 

      Carolus Linneaus

    • B. 

      Charles Darwin

    • C. 

      Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

  • 17. 
    The driving force of evolution is
    • A. 

      Natural selection

    • B. 

      Extinction

    • C. 

      Embryology

  • 18. 
    Adaptation leads to natural selection
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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